What we do


Sent Well provides preventive and responsive care and resources for sending organizations, teams, and individuals. We are multidisciplinary, developmental and holistic in our practice, in order that the people we serve will experience:


Deepening relationship and dependence on God


Resiliency and longevity in ministry


Individual, family, team, and relational health


Effective organizational cultures and processes


Our Team


Lily Chou
M.S. Marriage
& Family Therapy

Lily provides counseling and training in areas of identity, relationships, intimacy, burnout, trauma, grief, loss, life, developmental and cross-cultural transitions. She offers pastoral/lay counseling training, and specializes in attachment work, including attachment to God. She provides crisis debriefing for individuals and teams.


Dr. Alex Galloway
Psy.D. Clinical Psychology

Alex has specialized interest in trauma recovery, marriage counseling, internet addiction and the holistic care of God’s people. He enjoys encouraging, equipping, and empowering those who minister on the “front lines.”


Amy Galloway
M.S. Human Communication

Amy makes a special contribution to the team with her deep love for women in ministry and their families. She ministers and trains in areas of discovering calling; parenting and co-parenting, managing transitions and women in leadership.


Vivian Ochoa
M.A. Pastoral Counseling

Vivian provides pastoral counseling, especially in the areas of transition, grief and loss, interpersonal issues, crisis response, burnout, faith struggles and spiritual pathways. She is also passionate about seeing individuals develop intimacy with God and identity in Him. Vivian enjoys meeting with individuals and small groups and is able to provide care in both English and Spanish languages.


Andrew Pickford
Pastoral Counselling and Holistic Care Coordinator

Andrew ministers particularly in the areas of identity, sexuality and addictive behaviours. He is passionate about inner healing and has a heart to see men live in joy and freedom in their walk with God. Andrew also coordinates care visits to Malaga.


Jessica Pickford
Pastoral Counselling

Jessica ministers in the area of inner healing; particularly in the areas of anxiety, faith struggles, depression, eating disorders and sexuality. She has a heart to help individuals and groups draw close to God, so they are able to live in God’s fullness, fulfill his purpose for their lives and continue to grow in Him.


Debbie Schuster
Ph.D. Intercultural Studies (ABD), Spiritual Direction

Debbie ministers and trains in spiritual formation, retreat direction and pastoral counseling. She provides spiritual companionship as well as discernment and prayer rhythms for both individuals and teams.


Jeff Simons
M.A. Intercultural Studies, Leadership & Cross-cultural Coaching

Jeff provides training and coaching in cross-cultural perspectives and healthy immersion for sustainability. He also provides leadership coaching and leadership transition discernment. He has a heart for egalitarian models, and supporting the practices of silence and centering.


Ardath Smith
M.A. & Th.M. Spiritual Formation & Soul Care

Ardath provides Spiritual direction; pastoral counseling; and retreats for individuals, couples, and teams. She trains in areas of spiritual formation, spiritual companionship, and the inter-related knowledge of God and self. She also ministers in areas of debriefing as well as navigating life and spiritual transitions.



Associate Team Members


Annie Erickson
Spiritual Direction &
Pastoral Counselling

Annie offers spiritual direction and pastoral counselling to pastors, missionaries and church leaders around the world. She has a heart to pour into those who are pouring into others. She is passionate about normalising and working with people in marginalised grief, wrestling with faith and doubt, and anger with God.