Healing-Care Counseling (HCC) is dedicated to strengthening mental, emotional and spiritual health through Christian non-clinical professional counseling and training services.


Offering a safe and supportive environment to assist people in healing emotionally and growing spiritually.

Offering services at low cost.

All care-giving services are based upon distinctively Christian principles, however sensitivity is shown to those not embracing these principles. Persons of all faiths and backgrounds are welcome.

Services include:

Memberships include:

About the Director

Dr. Edward Hersh
Pastoral Counselor

Ed Hersh earned his M.A. in Human Service Counseling from Regent University School of Psychology and Counseling. He completed a Doctor of Religious Studies program with concentration in Conflict Management at Trinity Seminary. Dr. Hersh has completed advanced level training in healing prayer ministry. As an ordained minister and licensed by the Church, he provides pastoral counseling services to individuals and families. Pastor Ed also provides training for prayer counseling ministry. Dr. Hersh is a certified counselor through the BCPPC.

Ed and his wife Stephanie (married since 1980) are parents of four children and their family is growing with grandchildren. They are innkeepers at Blue Rock Bed and Breakfast, hosting travelers and optional counseling and healing ministry. They are active in community service and church. Together they have been active in pro-life leadership, helping women choosing alternatives to abortion and post abortion counseling. Together they co-founded and directed a ministry to encourage youth to choose chastity. Ed is part of a team of spiritual care providers working together with a medical doctor to provide mental health and addictions treatment. Called the Refuge of Healing and Hope, this project seeks to help participants find healing for the whole person.

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