About Us

Dr. Patricia Graves

Dr Patricia GravesDr. Patricia Graves, a Clinical Christian Psychologist, is also a licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor, as well as an Ordained Minister of Pastoral Counseling.

Dr. Graves holds a B.S. in Social Work, a Master’s Degree in Administration and a Ph.D in Clinical Christian Psychology. She is Board Certified in Integrated Marriage and Family Therapy, Cognitive Therapy, Crisis and Abuse Counseling, Substance Abuse and Addictions Counseling, as well as, Domestic Violence and Intervention Therapy. She specifically counsels and problem solves the challenges and issues we all encounter as we attempt to navigate the multiple roles assigned in our society.

She is a Professional Clinical Member of the National Christian Counselors Association, N.C.C.A. and is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, A.A.C.C., the Addictions & Recovery Network, and the Marriage and Family Network.  She is also a  member of the Society for Christian Psychology.

After a successful career as an executive in business and finance,  she was called to this helping profession. She returned to school and founded Hope Happens as a way to help others grow and heal and change.

She has extensive experience in counseling people with broken hearts and spirits.