Dr. Francis is the Owner and Executive Director of Family Consult Counseling Service, LLC located in Huntsville, AL. He started this company in 1999 after several years of employment in various agencies dating back to 1984. He has in excess of 30 years of clinical experience delivering direct psycho-social/clinical interventions in various communities, and is proficient in a number of treatment modalities. amsbsjh kwpw[pw wlqjkpwp jhqwjqwkwqk
In 1989 while working at the Madison County Mental Health Center, he began providing substance abuse group counseling to adults and adolescents, as well as family and individual counseling to parents and children in the foster care system, of the Madison County Department of Human Resources.
Dr. Francis has been a charter member and speaker of the Phoenix program in Huntsville, Alabama since 1992; a program teaching youth how to avoid negative influences, and make appropriate decisions. Dr. Francis served as a domestic violence responder with Crisis Services of North Alabama, including riding with the Huntsville Police Department, and currently serves a one of the chaplains in the police department. In 2014 became a group treatment provider for the Madison City Domestic Violence Program, and also provides other counseling services to the community including members of the indigent population
Dr. Francis served as the board president of Partnership For A Drug Free Community in Huntsville, Alabama for two terms, and is currently serving again in the same capacity. He is a public speaker and conferences/workshop presenter. In 2007, he joined the Madison County Adult Drug Court Treatment Program and is currently providing individual and group substance abuse therapy to clients, and is involved in other community initiatives. He has also taught at the Undergraduate and Graduate level at universities located in Huntsville Alabama. He and his wife have been organizers and presenters at marriage retreats and workshops since 2004.
Dr. Francis is a graduate of:
Yeshiva University: MSW. 1989.
Northcentral University: Ph.D. Psychology, 2009.
License Graduate Social Worker–LGSW: Alabama
National Association of Forensic Counselor:
Master Addiction Counselor –MAC.
The American College
of Forensic Examiners Institute:
Certified Masters Forensic Social Worker–CMFSW
Mrs. Marlow Francis is the co-owner of Family Consult Counseling Service, LLC located in Huntsville, Alabama. She is a Registered Nurse with 38 years of experience. During her tenure as a nurse, she has delivered direct and indirect patient care in a number of clinical settings, including carrying the responsibility of Clinical Instructor providing leadership, instructions and preceptorship to nursing students. She has also been instrumental in mentoring youth groups in the process of career choices.
Mrs. Francis continues to pursue excellence in her career, graduating from nursing school in 2011, and in 2012 was successful in writing the nursing board exam achieving the status of Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner. Subsequent to passing her nursing exam, she provided comprehensive medical care to adult patients in a vascular clinical setting but is currently working in the post anesthetic care unit of a major hospital. Mrs. Francis also enjoys conducting marriage seminars/retreats with her husband for churches and community organizations
Mrs. Francis is a graduate of:
University of Alabama in Birmingham: MSN 2011
Independence University: MS- Health Promotion 2006
University of Alabama in Huntsville: BSN 1997
George Brown College: Associate Degree, Nursing 1976
License: Alabama Board of Nursing - Registered Nurse
Certification: AANP-Adult Nurse Practitioner
American Heart Association: ACLS, PALS