Coaching

Carrie is a Board-Certified Christian Life Coach by the American Association of Christian Counselors (A.A.C.C.), and holds a master’s degree in Human Services, specializing in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University.  She holds a certificate as an “Attachment-Based Intervention Specialist” through the AACC. Carrie is certified as a crisis responder with credentialing in Grief Following Trauma, and Spiritual and Psychological First Aid. She is not a licensed professional counselor.  If you prefer to work with a licensed professional counselor, please call 1-800-NEW-LIFE for a referral to a Christian counselor in your area.

Carrie works with adoptive parents all over the United States via phone or Zoom. She walks with her clients through the challenges of parenting traumatized children, to help parents deal with their own grief, trauma, and decision-making. She has been an irreplaceable help for many as they struggle with the horrific decision of  placing a child outside the home, or continuing to parent.

What Are People Saying About Coaching With Carrie?

“I seriously don’t know how we would have made it through the process of placing our son with another family without Carrie walking us through it. I’m so thankful!” H.

“I am a mental health professional who used to work with traumatized children. I thought I knew what I was doing. Now I am the parent of several children with trauma. I have been coaching with Carrie for a year because no one in the counseling community understands.” A.

“Thank God for the new family. Thank God for Second Chance Adoptions. Thank God for Carrie O’Toole.” A.

Rates are as follows

If you would like to schedule a confidential telephone call for coaching with Carrie O’Toole, visit the contact page. Carrie will contact you within 48 hours to confirm a time that is convenient to you.


Contact Carrie O’Toole to schedule a confidential telephone call or appointment for coaching.