Alvin G. Bonds, II
Alvin Bonds, II


Alvin is a motivational speaker who believes strongly in hope and conveys this in everything he does.  Alvin is also a licensed mental health and family therapist who owns a private practice in Jackson, TN called Revelation of Hope Counseling Services.

Alvin has a master degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and is currently working on his Ph.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision. Alvin has earned the following licenses and/or certifications:

National Certified Counselor (NCC)
Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS)
Registered Play Therapist (RPT)
Tennessee Licensed Marital and Family Therapist (LMFT)
Tennessee Licensed Professional Counselor/Mental Health Service Provider (LPC/MHSP)

Alvin has extensive training and leadership experience in mental health and he presently provides outpatient counseling in a private practice setting to children, adults, couples, and families. Alvin also provides clinical supervision and training to master-level student interns, mental health professionals, as well as training to the community at large.

Alvin has recently started a podcast, the Revelation of Hope Podcast, where he interviews leaders in the community to discuss the importance and correlation between successful leaders and family life.  The content and focus of his podcast is on developing tomorrow’s leaders by listening to today’s leaders.  Alvin has interviewed university presidents, presidents of corporations, politicians, social media influencers and much more.

Alvin's personal mission is to inspire hope and to encourage people to discover and work towards achieving God's purpose for their lives.  Alvin does this through motivational and inspirational speaking engagements, trainings, blog posts, podcast interviews, video messaging, and other social media outlets.