Central West End

Central West End Location


Second Presbyterian Church
4501 Westminster Place
Saint Louis, MO 63108









Central West End Counselors



Clay Coffee, PhD, MDiv, PLPC, SMFT


Education: Doctor of Philosophy in Family Therapy, Saint Louis University; Master of Divinity & Master of Arts in Counseling, Covenant Theological Seminary


Professional Accreditation: Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor & Supervised Marital and Family Therapist, State of Missouri


Clients:  Adults, Couples, Individuals, Families with adolescents


Insurance: Sliding Scale Fee


Specialties:  Couples in all seasons of the life cycle, premarital preparation, divorce, remarriage, blended families, parenting issues, trauma work with adults impacted by childhood abuse and neglect, adults experiencing grief and loss, anxiety and depression, physical, emotional and spiritual abuse, families with adolescents or adult children encountering difficult life transitions.


Clay served as a pastor and a pastoral counselor for fifteen years prior to transitioning to full-time clinical work.  As a result, he has a particular passion for working with clergy and religious professionals seeking to maintain a healthy sense of self in the midst of the demands of ministry life.  Clay also specializes in working with couples navigating the complex loyalty conflicts resulting from the spiritual transformation or religious conversion of at least one partner.



Shayna Warner, LMSW


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Education: Master of Social Work, Tulane University; Bachelor of Science, Early Childhood Education with Psychology emphasis, Bradley University


Professional Accreditation: Licensed Master of Social Work, State of Missouri


Clients: Children, Adolescents, Adults, Individuals and Couples


Insurance: Sliding Scale Fee


Specialties:  I am a Licensed Master Social Worker currently working with individuals in all stages of life, as well as couples.


I draw on my previous experience as a parent educator and a hospital social worker to help clients explore how early experiences have shaped and influenced their current struggles. I am strongly client-centered, and committed to helping clients build on their strengths and resources in order to achieve their goals.


As a therapist, I am a committed advocate for healthy relationships, happy families, and peaceful communities.


My specialties include adolescents, parent education, and clergy families.