The BabbCenter is the faith-based counseling ministry of First Baptist Church Hendersonville. The BabbCenter exists to deliver help and hope to individuals and families in the midst of times of need. The mission of the BabbCenter is to become an expression of God’s healing work in the world through sharing truth through God’s Word, the wisdom God has given others, and what we have learned in our relationship with Him.

To learn more about the ministry of the BabbCenter, visit their website at


Tennessean Article: Jason Gibson

Recently, the BabbCenter Director of Counseling, Jason Gibson, was in the Tennessean. He discussed important screen time strategies that parents can utilize with their children and students, and the role that technology is playing in their lives. Click the button below to read the article.

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Types of Counseling

Staff are specialized in several topics such as: -Grief             -Depression -EMDR           -Psychiatric Care -Marital          -Premarital -Family            -Testing


We see children age 3 and up, though particular counselors may have an age limitation.


Monday:   8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Tuesday:   8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Thursday: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Friday:      8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

What if I can't afford the fee?

Limited benevolence funds are available to assist with part of the fee.

Length of sessions

Sessions are generally 1 hour in length.

Are Clinicians licensed?

Some of our clinicians are licensed and some are in the process of becoming licensed. We have Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFT), Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Psychologists, Licensed Psychological Examiner, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, and a Psychiatrist.

BabbCenter Staff

The counseling ministry team consists of 20 highly trained Christian professionals operating from a Biblical perspective that specialize in several different areas. Click here to view all of the staff.  

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