I hold a B.A. in English Literature from University of Virginia (1991) and an M.S. in Counseling and Human Development from Radford University (1993).  I am licensed to practice therapy in the state of North Carolina, and abide by the laws and ethical practices of my state.

I offer individual counseling (ages 8-adult), couples counseling, and family therapy in a comfortable, peaceful setting.


Areas of specialty include:


  • Life transitions such as divorce or death of loved one
  • Chronic illness and special needs of self or family member
  • Generalized anxiety
  • Depression
  • Parent coaching
  • Issues of highly gifted and talented
  • Autism Spectrum 
  • Emotion Regulation
  • Listening and communication skills
  • Relationship repair and recovery
  • Advocacy

Because you matter.

Family Matters Counseling of Winston-Salem

Licensed Professional Counseling

​Brooke Barnard, M.S., LPC

Monday-Thursday by appointment

Monday and Wednesday evening appointments available

Please note that I follow Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools inclement weather and holiday schedules




Office hours