About Trinity Christian Counseling
Trinity Christian Counseling is a team of therapists who share one common goal. Our goal is that through the use of the Bible and Christ centered wisdom, we bring hope and healing to our clients by helping them get to a place of peace, balance, and spiritual renewal.
Our Christian Counseling practice is located at 2430-B Reynolda Road and also at 2499 Henning Drive in Winston-Salem NC, just down the street from Wake Forest University.
We have seven highly experienced professional counselors on staff at our Winston-salem location.
Tonya Moore is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Winston Salem, NC. She specializes in working with women, adolescents, couples and families. Tonya is especially passionate about marriage and family therapy. Tonya is also passionate about helping women and men heal from post abortion aftermath. Tonya has a wealth of experience that allows her the ability to offer a variety of therapeutic treatments.
Her experience includes over 12 years as a professional counselor, educator, and consultant. She has presented and served as an invited speaker on several topics including Maintaining a Healthy Self Esteem, Journaling, Women's Issues, Parenting, Marriage Recovery, Crisis Intervention, and Trauma Recovery.
Tonya is a practical, solution-focused therapist. Using a creative approach allows her to choose the best treatment plan based on the client's attributes, resources and situation. Client complexities are viewed through a biblical lens and through the Christian faith. She provides counseling services that draw upon Biblical scripture and teaching, as well as psychological counseling modalities. Tonya frames her counseling approach using Christian beliefs and practices, including prayer, and incorporates psychological counseling methods to promote positive change and growth within her clients.
Tonya has a BS in Psychology from High Point University and a Masters Degree in Community / Agency Counseling from NC A&T State University.
Tonya is certified as a: Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor (BCPCC #1207), Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC #7433), National Certified Counselor (NCC #232525), and a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPCS #S7433).
Tonya is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) and Licensed Professional Counselors Association of North Carolina (LPCANC).
Tonya's favorite verse: For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Jeremiah 29:11
Michele Hairston is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate and practicing therapist in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Michele works with individuals, adolescents, and families, especially those who have been affected by violence, trauma, family changes, drug addictions, and major life changes. She also regularly works with individuals who struggle with depression, anxiety, addiction as a result of trauma, self-regulation, stress and conflict. Michele specializes in working with children struggling with obedience, as well as children who are in foster care. She also works with blended families, women in domestic violence situations, as well as performs marital counseling for couples.
Michele utilizes several theoretical perspectives tailored to the individual needs of her clients. These perspectives include primarily cognitive/behavior therapy, person centered therapy, reality therapy, solution focused brief therapy, rational emotive behavior therapy, and motivational interviewing.
As a practitioner, Michele identifies as a Christian Counselor and desires to help clients strengthen and deepen their relationship with Christ as an integral part of their healing. She incorporates a Biblical worldview while employing psychological counseling modalities. She believes for true healing to occur, one must look at the whole person - understanding the body, emotional healing, behavioral change, and a spiritual foundation. She truly desires to help her clients live their best lives.
Michele has a Master of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University and is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPCA #A12063). She is certified in the Duluth Model, a psycho-educational domestic violence program. She has experience facilitating the Nurturing Parent Program, and was formerly a volunteer Crisis Responder for domestic violence and sexual assault victims. She is also certified to administer the SASSI, an instrument for substance dependency and is rostered in Parent Child Interactive Therapy (PCIT).
Michele's favorite verse: Don't copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God's will for you. - Romans 12:2
Keith Devine is a practicing therapist in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. In addition to being a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate, Keith has over 15 years of experience as a pastoral counselor. Keith works with adolescents, adults, couples, and families.
Keith's primary goal is to provide a grace-centered, non-judgmental, safe environment where healing can truly occur. His theoretical basis for counseling includes the integration of a Biblical worldview with compatible psychological perspectives. This spiritual perspective is integrated with perspectives of family systems, cognitive-behavioral, strategic, narrative, person-centered, grief-related modalities and psychodynamic understandings of how people work.
Keith works with clients facing a variety of emotional, psychological, spiritual, and behavioral concerns including, but not limited to, relational issues, conflict resolution, job or loss-of-job stress, anxiety, depression, grief, and bereavement. Keith is especially passionate about marriage and family therapy. In his counseling, Keith stresses the keys to successful relationships: communication, conflict resolution skills, and the understanding each person's individual personality. He also helps clients find their true identity through a Christ-centered Identity Discovery Process.
As a counselor, Keith's goal is to build trusting relationships with his clients. He diligently works with clients to develop realistic goals, tailored to each individual's situation, and a strategic plan to achieve them. He believes that we are whole persons, with physical, psychological, social, and spiritual aspects.
Keith is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPCA #A11227). He has his Pastoral Ministries degree with a minor in Counseling from Southeastern University and a Master of Arts degree in Christian Counseling from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
Keith's favorite verse: Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways submit to Him, and He will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6
Diane Harper is a practicing therapist in Winston Salem, North Carolina. In addition to her counseling ministry she is also an ordained minister and a veteran. Diane served in the enlisted ranks of the Army four years. After completing her Master of Divinity Degree work at Duke University Divinity School she served as a commissioned officer in the Navy Chaplain Corps for 15 years where the majority of her work was counseling military and civilian personnel and their family members. She is a Licensed Professional Counseling Associate (#A13062).
Diane's primary goal is to share the love of Jesus Christ in every facet of her life. This includes in her counseling ministry where the spiritual disciplines of the Christian faith are included as the Holy Spirit leads and guides each session. She received her Master of Arts Degree in Professional Counseling from Liberty University. Therefore, she is well equipped and understands the art of integrating the disciplines of the Christian faith and the concepts of psychotherapy. While serving in the Navy she received her certification in Clinical Pastoral Education (4 Units) from Walter Reed Army Medical Center. She is also trained in Bereavement Counseling: Perinatal Death through Resolve Through Sharing a program of the Gundersen Health Care System. She is a certified facilitator of PREPARE/ENRICH, an international program for pre-marital and marriage counseling.
Diane has worked extensively with adolescent girls and women dealing with issues of physical abuse, sexual assault, rejection, and abandonment. Her passion is to see wounded souls made whole.
Diane's favorite verse: Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth. 3 John 2.
Kelly Sink is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate and practicing therapist in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Kelly works with adolescents, adults, couples, and families. Kelly works with individuals suffering from addiction, depression, anxiety, trauma, PTSD, low self-esteem, work conflicts, and adjustment disorders. Kelly is especially passionate about working with individuals suffering from trauma, PTSD, and addiction.
As a therapist, Kelly identifies as a Christian Counselor with the belief that God is the Ultimate Healer. In the counseling session, Kelly integrates a Biblical Worldview with common psychological modalities tailored specifically for the needs of each client. Kelly's desire is to offer an environment that fosters trust and safety in order to offer the client the best chance at growth and change.
Kelly utilizes several theoretical approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Reality Therapy, Person-Centered, Gestalt Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Motivational Interviewing.
Kelly has a BA in Psychology from Salem College and a Masters Degree in Licensed Professional Counseling from Liberty University.
Kelly is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC).
Kelly's favorite verse: And Jesus said unto them, Because of your unbelief: for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you. Matthew 17:20
Ashley Taylor has a Master of Education degree in School Counseling that she received from Liberty University. Ashley is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (A13698), NC Licensed Professional School Counselor (1208409), and National Certified Counselor (886050). She is also a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC).
Ashley works with individuals, couples, and families. She especially enjoys working with children, adolescents, and young adults. Special interests include but are not limited to, anxiety, panic attacks, parent-child conflict, life changes, depression, and career counseling.
Ashley believes the appropriate theoretical approach and techniques used in therapy can differ depending on the client, but primarily she primarily utilizes, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT).
As a Christian counselor, Ashley recognizes the importance of an individual's faith and the role it has in the healing process during times of emotional and behavioral turmoil. She believes counseling is most effective when the client, counselor, and God are all involved and work together as a team to help the client obtain peace and healing. In addition to Christian-centered psychotherapy, prayer and biblical-centered wisdom from the Bible are incorporated in the counseling process. Ashley believes Christian counseling can help clients use biblical-centered decision-making skills to help with present-day issues. In addition, Ashley uses Christian principles and beliefs in therapy and encourages clients to use the Bible and/or other Christian readings as tools to assist when individuals are faced with ethical dilemmas and in the decision-making process.
Ashley's favorite verse: Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. John 8:32