Christian Psychological Associates
John R. Day & Associates, Ltd.
Serving Individuals, Families, and Couples since 1974

Our Therapists

Caring, Dedicated Professionals Committed to Serving Our Clients
John R. Day, Ph.D., Licensed Clinical Psychologist
John is the founder of the practice.  His Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology is from the University of Illinois.  John is available in the Peoria office.  He provides the following services:
  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Psychological Evaluations, Forensic (Legal) Evaluations
  • Behavior Medicine
  • Clinical Hypnosis
  • Sexual Therapy
  • Addiction Treatment
  • Health and Wellness Evaluations

Luke Dalfiume, Ph.D., Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Luke is a partner in the practice.  His Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology is from the Graduate School of Psychology, Fuller Theological Seminary.  His M.A. in Theology is also from Fuller Theological Seminary.  Luke is available in the Peoria and Normal offices.  He also provides psychological evaluations for residents of long-term care facilities.  He provides the following services:

  • Play Therapy for Children as Young as Two
  • Adolescents, Adults
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Psychological Evaluations - ADHD, Autism/Asperger's/Sensory Processing Disorders, In-School Observations, Cognitive and Personality Functioning, Custody
Phillip J. Ladd, D.Min., Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Ordained Minister
Phil is a partner in the practice.  His Doctor of Ministry Degree in Marriage & Family Therapy is from Palmer Theological Seminary.  Phil is available in the Peoria, Canton, and Princeton offices.  He provides the following services:
  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Clergy and their Families
  • Marital and Family Therapy
  • Forensic (Legal) Mediation and Evaluations
  • Evaluations
  • Retreats and Workshops
  • EMDR Treatment
  • Certified in Geriatrics and Psychological Testing

Nancy Amos, MSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Nancy's MSW is from Washington University.  Nancy is available in the Peoria office.  She provides services for:

  • Children - Play Therapy
  • Adolescents, Adults
  • Families
  • Couples
  • Female Issues
  • Seniors

Donna Brooks, M.A., Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Donna's M.A. in Counseling is from Bradley University.  She is available in the Peoria office.  Donna provides services for:

  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Families
  • Couples

Sarah Kate Holland, M.A., Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Kate's M.A. in Counseling is from Bradley University.  She is available in the Peoria and Eureka offices.  Kate provides services for:

  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Couples
  • Families

Jessica T. Le, M.S., Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Jessica's M.S. in Marriage & Family Therapy is from Fuller Theological Seminary.  She is available in the Peoria and Eureka offices.  Jessica provides services for:

  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Couples
  • Families

Elyn D. Mulder, MSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Elyn's MSW is from Loyola University.  She is available in the Peoria and Canton offices.  Elyn provides therapy for residents of long-term care facilities and also for:

  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Seniors
  • Couples

Ruth Ann Jennings, MSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Ruth Ann's MSW is from the University of Illinois.  She is available in the Normal, Peoria, and Eureka offices.  Ruth Ann provides therapy for residents of long-term care facilities and also for:

  • Children - Art and Play Therapy
  • Adolescents, Adults
  • Seniors
  • Couples

Mikell McCray, Psy.D., Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Mikell's Psy.D. is from Argosy University.  She is available in the Eureka, Normal, and Peoria offices.  Mikell provides services for:

  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Psychological Evaluations

Bethany Vanne, M.A., LPC, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Beth's M.A. is from Wheaton College.  She is available in the Pekin and Peoria offices.  Beth provides services for:

  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Seniors
  • Couples Therapy
  • Psychological Evaluations

TerryAnn Dumyahn, MSW, License Clinical Social Worker
Terry's MSW is from the University of Illinois at Chicago.  She is also working toward an M.A. in Spirituality and an M.Div. from Loyola University in Chicago.  Terry is available in our Princeton office.  She provides services for:

  • Children, Adolescents, Adults
  • Seniors

Gelana McCloud, MS
We would like to take this opportunity to introduce Gelana McCloud, MS.  Gelana comes to Christian Psychological Associates with 20 years of experience working with individuals, families and children in difficult situations.  She has recently begun to provide therapy services in the Peoria, Eureka, Canton and Pekin offices on a sliding scale basis. 

 
Gelana is able to work with children who are experiencing difficulty due to substance abuse, trauma, adoption, foster care, school mental health, behavioral and adjustment issues.  She works with all ages of children ages 3 and up through play, art and music techniques which have been very successful assisting her clients through difficult times.  Gelana understands the need for collaboration between all providers in a child's life.  She is willing to work collaboratively to ensure optimum care.  Additional services include therapeutic work with individuals and parents who might also be struggling with mental health issues, family & couple therapy, psychological testing, and group work.