Pat Hunter, MA, LPC
Juniata College Counselor
Pat is a Licensed Professional Counselor and earned her Master of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. Professional memberships include Northamerican Association of Masters in Psychology, American Psychological Association, American Counseling Association, American College Health Association, and is a member of the Higher Education Suicide Prevention Coalition. She has received a certificate as a volunteer rape crisis counselor, bereavement facilitator, and Certified Facilitator with the Green Dot Violence Prevention Program.
Pat is committed to providing a supportive, safe, and confidential environment that fosters students in allowing her to be a part of their wellness journey. She believes that the trust found in a genuinely therapeutic environment is a part of the catalyst to create change. Passions include celebrating diversity with the recognition that self-evaluation and education are necessary components, LGBTQ focused support, assisting others with the grief process, sexual assault recovery, anxiety, depression, adjusting to new situations, relationship issues, and challenging those negative thoughts that can weigh one down. Pat believes that each individual possesses unique strengths that can be used to make his, her, or their journey to wellness successful. She considers her greatest achievement in life to be her children!