Mike Vaughn is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPCS) and co-founder of SureHope Counseling and Training Center. He graduated from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary with a M.A. in counseling, and has been in private practice since graduating in 2003.
While he has worked with clients regarding many different issues in that time, his current specialties are: sexual addiction, trauma, and marital therapy. He is passionate about the power that God brings in the healing of these areas.

Mike has done extensive post graduate training in the sex addiction, trauma and marital therapy fields. That includes Gottman Method couples therapy (Levels I, II, III) with direct training from John and Julie Gottman in Seattle, WA. He is a provider of EMDR to treat trauma and is a Certified Sex Addiction Therapist (CSAT). He has lead therapy groups for affair recovery, sex addiction and men’s health. He regularly sees couples for intensive therapy and also does intensive trauma work. He is a supervisor for counselors pursuing their licensure.

Mike is a monthly contributor on Charlotte Today (NBC, WCNC) with over 80 segments aired and has been featured on the Matt & Ramona radio show. His true joy and focus is his wife and three kids. His other passions include all things hiking, camping, sports and reading.