WHO WE ARE
We are a collection of professionals and volunteers who believe happy couples raise healthy families and strong communities. To that end, we value professional development and offer affordable and accessible services to couples and parents.
We see a future when commitment and enrichment are paramount and central to couples and communities.
To strengthen couples and communities by providing affordable and accessible services to couples and their families by well-trained and caring providers and staff.
MEET THE BOARD
David Clark, MA
David believes each couple's happiness and success is based upon a foundation of friendship that demonstrates key communication, problem solving, and relationship maintenance skills. He believes that couples must learn to navigate a variety of issues through life. Thus, he decided to approach Billy Schult with the idea of developing a center wherein couples could find support by professionals and community volunteers who received superior and ongoing training.
While he enjoys overseeing the operations of Couples Resource Collective, his passion for teaching, coaching, and tutoring come alive when he works with couples. He believes every couples deserves relationship satisfaction and an enriched life, now and into the future.
His study of interpersonal relationships in the family and workplace as well as his versed professional and personal background enable him to connect with a wide and diverse audience. He was an instructor for Relationship Skills Center from 2012 to 2015, where he became certified to teach Mastering the Mysteries of Love, and also taught Together We Can and Love Notes. He has also taught classes as a guest lecturer at California State University, Sacramento and Yuba College. He earned a Master of Art in Marital and Family Therapy at the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University, Sacramento and studied American Culture in the American Workplace while an undergraduate at University of California, Berkeley. He is a veteran of the US Navy, has traveled 5 of 7 continents, is the guide for his blind dog, and the servant of a cat.
William "Billy" Schult
As co-founder of the organization, Billy has helped oversee Couples Resource Collective's vision of offering quality therapy for clients and focused training for students and associates in the Sacramento area. By adhering to the mission statement of the Couples Resource Collective (Happy couples raise healthy families and build strong communities) Billy has helped mold the agency into a positive contributing organization in the local community with the help of a great admin team and wonderful clinicians.
Billy holds an Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy as well as a Master's in Education with a PPS credential in School Counseling. Additionally he has served on the board of SVC-CAMFT as Treasurer for two terms from 2016-17 & 2017-18 as well as the Secretary of AAMFT Sacramento in 2015. He currently lives with his wife who is a Deaf and Hard of Hearing Specialist and ASL instructor along with their Dog, Cat and Bunny in Sonora California.
Clay joined the team to fulfill his personal goal to inspire staff and couples to achieve their greatest potential through educational programming that is effective, relevant, and innovative. He is fueled by his passion for the theory behind therapy and his love of education, resulting in the highest possible degree of cohesion between education and service delivery for providers and staff. As a general practice when considering a program for Couples Resource Collective, he attends programs as a participant so he may understand firsthand the challenges of participating in classes as well as determining the administrative needs before submitting his review and recommendation to the Board. He expects to graduate with a Master of Art in Couples and Family Therapy from Alliant International University, Sacramento in August 2016.