Gideon Counseling Services

We provide counseling services to HBU Students in Texas and will open a training clinic for the Houston area community. Our counseling services include individual one-on-one sessions, support groups, and workshops. Students and Houstonians from all faiths and spiritual backgrounds are welcome. Learn more about our counseling philosophy and our therapists/Gideon Institute trainees.

HBU Students

Licensed therapists and Gideon Institute trainees provide counseling services to currently enrolled HBU students. Individual in-person and online counseling is available by appointment only. Students receive eight sessions per school year for a low fee. Financial assistance is available. Additional sessions can be approved based on need and availability. Free support groups and workshops are also available during the Fall/Spring semesters.

Student Counseling Services

Houston Area Community

Our training clinic opens in 2022. Gideon Institute trainees (graduate students in our MACC and MACP programs) provide individual in-person and online counseling session by appointment only based on availability.  Free support groups and workshops also available. Trainees are under the supervision of a licensed therapist and an HBU faculty member. The training clinic provides low-cost, high quality counseling as a service to the community.

Houston Counseling Services

Christian Counseling Support Groups

Minds Transformed

For those living with a mental health challenge

Hearts Transformed

For survivors of sexual trauma or domestic violence (female only)

Christian Recovery

Christ-centered 12-step group for those struggling with addiction

Calendar and Schedule of Operations

  • The Counseling Center is open for the Spring and Summer Semesters – January 4 to July 30, 2021.
  • The Counseling Center will be closed July 31 to August 15, 2021 to prepare for the Fall Semester.
  • There is currently no waitlist for services.