Patrick Heard is licensed in the state of Texas as a Professional Counselor (1992) and Marriage and Family Therapist (1992). In 2008, he co-founded Turning Point Counseling and is a managing partner.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Family Psychology from Hardin-Simmons University (1991) in Abilene, Texas. He has an additional Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (1981) in Fort Worth, Texas. Patrick is also proud to have served in the armed forces as a 2nd Lt. in the United States Army.
Patrick’s journey into counseling came out of his experiences of working with families in church ministry. For more than 20 years he has been encouraging and supporting families with their unique problems. His goal with all clients is that each one would feel understood, respected, and valued as persons.
His areas of special interest include anger management, management of ODD and ADHD issues and working with children who have symptoms of mood disorders.
Patrick has been married to his wife, Ann for 30 plus years. She is an RN at a local hospital. They have two grown children.Returning Clients Click Here to Schedule