Patrice Horton MA, LPCA, NCC
Healing Hands Healing Hearts Ministries was founded by Minister Patrice Horton in March of 2011. Minister Horton is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPCA) in the state of North Carolina and a National Certified Counselor. She currently holds a Masters of Art in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Regent University and a Bachelor of Science in Social Work from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Minister Horton has worked in residential and community settings where she assisted families in crisis and coordinated their mental health services. She is currently a outpatient therapist at a local community mental health agency. Her professional work complements her spiritual gifting as she provides support and mental health counseling to individuals and family’s.
Minister Horton has a strong sense that she has been called to serve her profession and the Body of Christ not only by helping individuals on their journeys as a counselor, but also by being instrumental in inspiring faith communities to create a culture of understanding, acceptance, and transparency regarding mental health issues and their treatments. To be an extension of the hands and feet of Jesus by comforting the brokenhearted, consoling those who mourn, helping them to discover beauty out of ashes, and the oil of joy for mourning (Isaiah 61:1b-3 New International Version).