ART of Training and Development LLC

Our Vision

Our Vision is to empower leaders who work with vulnerable communities to (ART) activate right thinking and eradicate poverty mindsets. through coaching and training. 

Why partner with us

We partner with private and public stakeholders, universities, churches and community organizations that serve vulnerable communities. We use several collaborative coaching models that hold to the global standards of ICF Code of Ethics. We also provide Christian and biblical coaching practices equipping our faith based leaders who desire to do the heart work. and provide culturally and spiritually contextual wellness.
We have over 20 years of professional experience as Facilitators and  Educators utilizing evidence based theories and practices. that will guiding you to the core of your practice..

We believe that people are resourceful and "when you win you I win and together we are liberated."....dena billups

Core Values

Freedom - to fulfill our full potential 

A.R.T - activate right thinking 





We are 100% committed to the success of our clients. We focus on a holistic approach to self-discovery considering life transitions and the process of change with individuals and organizations. The process of change can make you feel vulnerable coupled with uncertainty and fear of the unknown.  We are passionate about the change you want to see happen individually or collectively. Fear and limited thinking can get in the way of the following domains but we want to see you move forward and grow.

 The following is a list of some of the trainings and workshops we've delivered to individuals and organizations who were trying to achieve balance and growth towards their desired goals. 

  • Education Goals

  • Career Paths

  • Relationships

  • Family 

  • Single Parenting Supports and Wins

  • Doula Work

  • Adoptions and Fostering

  • What's next for me? Desiring a more meaningful and balanced life

  • Self- Discovery using the Naked devotional, by Dena Billups with groups and individuals.

  • DISC (JMT) Assessment 

  • Money Matters

  • Diversity & Inclusion Training 

  • Everyone Communicates Few People Connect Masterminds (JMT) Effective Communication

  • ACE's (adverse childhood experience) training

  •  Certified Doula coaches

  • Learn effective facilitation and training skills

  • Trauma Healing Groups

  • Boundaries

  • Sex Abuse Training for organizations and churches

  • What is Human Trafficking

  • The complications of Child Welfare

  • Become more playful and creative it will reduce stress.

  • Spiritual Assessments from a Biblical Perspective

  • Minding our Business and Emptying our Pocketbooks.

  • Certified Life Coach Trainings for Christian and secular organizations.