Meet our Counseling Team

MidAmerica Nazarene University Community Counseling and Play Therapy Center

Community Counseling Center Coordinator
Assistant Professor of Counselor Education

Andrew Secor MA, LCPC, LCMFT, LCAC, BCPC, RPT, Community Counseling Center Coordinator at MidAmerica Nazarene University

Andrew is a Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, and a Licensed Clinical Addiction Counselor in the State of Kansas.  Andrew is also a Board Certified Professional Counselor and a Registered Play Therapist.

He received his Bachelors of Arts in Psychology, Sociology, and Criminal Justice from MidAmerica Nazarene University. In addition, he completed his Master of Arts in Counseling and Certificate in Play Therapy at MidAmerica Nazarene University.

Andrew has experience working in community mental health/private practice and psychiatric treatment (PRTF) with youth and families throughout the state with presenting concerns such as addictions, trauma, attachment and anxiety,   

Andrew currently serves on the Kansas Association for Play Therapy Board of Directors.

Contact Andrew:

Michelle Heckmann, Clinical Assistant, Community Counseling Center at MidAmerica Nazarene University

Michelle Heckmann
Clinical Assistant

As the Clinical Assistant for the Community Counseling and Play Therapy Center, Michelle assists with the day-to-day functions of the Center, including taking client intake calls and scheduling appointments. You can contact Michelle at 913.971.3733 to schedule an appointment or ask general questions about the Center.

Graduate Counseling Students

Rachael Miles
Specialty: Spiritual Formation
Areas of interest: I chose the Spiritual Formation track at MNU because my own spirituality has been a pivotal point of growth in my life. In treating the person as a whole, I feel it is beneficial to include spirituality. In my practice my areas of interest are still evolving but I find myself most interested in trauma, abuse, and anxiety.
Phone: 913.971.3265

Ashton Leaming
Specialty: Marriage Couples & Family
Areas of interest: I'm interested in working with couples/families struggling with relational issues as well as individuals who are looking to improve their mental health.
Phone: 913.971.3089

Missy Brady
Specialty: Mental Health
Areas of interest: Being a part of the mental health track leads me to have an interest in a wide variety of mental health concerns, including depression, anxiety, eating disorders, relational issues, etc.
Phone: 913.971.3719

Nicole Shaddix
Specialty: Mental Health
Areas of interest: My existential concerns include authenticity, responsibility, meaning in life, isolation snd fear. Attachment and Experiential Therapy, DBT, Grief Recovery, Self exploration, and Mindfulness are also part of my interests.
Phone: 913.971.3489

Rebecca Jones
Specialty: Spiritual Formation
Areas of interest: As a counseling student, I chose the spiritual formation track because I believe that one's spirituality can play an integral role in the counseling process. I counsel from an attachment theoretical base, which means I place emphasis on how a client relates to self and others. I am interested in working with both individuals and couples.
Phone: 913.733.3500, ext. 3353

Jami Soukup
Specialty: Spiritual Formation
Areas of interest: Serving individuals and families in search of emotional, relational, and/or spiritual development. Interest includes a variety of life issues such as depression, anxiety, relationship distress, questions about identity and purpose, parenting, life transitions, and nutrition/ food concerns.
Phone: 913.971.3358


Contact the Community Counseling Center

Olathe Location
Attn: Community Counseling Center
14201 S. Mur-Len, Suite 201
Olathe, KS 66062

Garnett Location
258 W. Park Road
Garnett, KS 66032

Northland Location
105 N Stewart Ct, Suite 210
Liberty, MO 64068

Phone: 913.971.3733
Fax: 913.971.3897


Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday
Practice Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
Saturday appointments are available up on request.