Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors Complaint Process
An individual who wishes to file a complaint against a Licensed Professional Counselor may write to:
Complaints Management and Investigative Section
P.O. Box 141369
Austin, Texas 78714-1369
or call 1-800-942-5540 to request the appropriate form or obtain more information.

About Faithful Changes Counseling, PLLC

Scientifically Sound

Spiritually Sound


Bernice Simmons, MS, LPC, CCTP

  • Masters of Science in Community Counseling
  • Licensed Professional Counselor
  • Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
  • FOCCUS Facilitator
  • PREPARE/ENRICH Facilitator
  • ARC (Active Relationships Center) Facilitator
  • Safe Conversations Trainer
  • Approved Twogether in Texas Marriage Preparation Facilitator
  • 3 Years of Biblical Studies through the University of Dallas Biblical School
  • 21 years working with Adult Faith Formation
  • 16 years working with Family Ministry
  • 15 years volunteer speaker for various life and morality issues


Faithful Changes Counseling, PLLC came to be out of an increasing awareness of knowledge, skill, interest, and needs combined with the reality that there are a lot of people struggling through various circumstances longing for a change in their life that will last.  Faithful changes can be made for you that will last a lifetime.  The mission of Faithful Changes Counseling, PLLC is to help clients find new ways of journeying through their life circumstances drawing upon scientifically and spiritually sound therapeutic methods.  My job is to help you be your own best helper relying on a true understanding of who you are, what you are responsible for, new skills and information, and a trust that you are not on this journey alone.   To make faithful changes in your life requires ALL of who you are.  With Faithful Changes Counseling, PLLCyour body, mind, and your soul receive equal dignity and attention.

Saint Paul teaches us that we can do all things through Christ who strengthens us, yet it is nice to have someone share in our troubles.  It is okay to ask someone to help you with whatever you are working through. I'm here to help.   

Growth Through Grace