Verdery Counseling Center

Providing professional Mental health services in decatur

Since 1972, the Verdery Counseling Center has served the Decatur Community providing mental health services in a private location on the campus of First Baptist Church Decatur. For more about the history of the center go here


Monique Wischusen is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of New Orleans and her Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Southern Mississippi.  She is currently licensed in the state of Georgia. Monique is trained in PREPARE/ENRICH, an assessment and counseling approach for couples preparing for marriage or seeking to improve their marriage.

For more information about services of the Verdery Counseling Center, go here.

Marriage enrichment course

First Baptist University is offering a Marriage Enrichment course taught by Monique. Free of charge.
6:30 p.m. on Wednesday nights through April 26
You may call Monique for more information at 404-369-1041.

This course will help couples explore and strengthen their relationships using PREPARE/ENRICH, a scientifically proven program that will make a significant impact in the life of the couple.


Director Monique Wischusen

Director Monique Wischusen

VCC Hours

by Appointment Only

Call Monique at 404-369-1041.
If leaving a message, clearly include your name and a call back number.