Blair Hollis M.A. GCDF BCCC is a Board Certified Christian Counselor. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and Religion from DePauw University, and a Masters of Arts degree in Counseling from Liberty University where he was awarded the Silver Medallion of Distinction. He holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Executive Leadership from Cornell University and Post Graduate Certificates in Addiction and Recovery, and in Interpersonal Neurobiology and Depression.
His education and training in Narrative Therapy within counselor settings was under Dr. Mark Savickas. Narratives offer a subjective understanding of life conflicts as well as reveal inner strengths that may be repurposed. His supervision and training in Career Development as a Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) was under the auspices of Dr. Rebecca Dedmond who inspired using a strengths-based approach to guide individuals to finding meaning in what they do, to work through a process of taking on a new perspective of how to leverage their gifts, and to perfecting a pathway in life that has a sense of purpose.
He founded Crossroads Consulting, Inc. in order to meet the multifarious needs of others by creating a unique Hope-Focused Intentional Change Model ® developed from the important work of Savickas' (2005) Constructionist approach and Niles, Amundson & Neault's (2010) Hope directed approach. This innovative Hope-Focused model integrates cognitive attunement using both subjective and objective psychological assessments and Christian purpose-driven counseling for individuals encountering anxiety and other life challenges, to assist in their discovering a new way of living and finding their calling in life.