Mary G. Patton, Ph. D. is an accomplished teacher, professional school counselor, Christian psychotherapist, and small business owner. She developed and directed a ministry offering hope to survivors of damaged emotions. She is a conference/workshop presenter that has been featured in magazines and on radio. She has advanced degrees in psychology and counseling from Ball State University and LaSalle University. She is the author of Emotional Trauma in School: Cause, Effect, Cure, and Therapeutic Application of Biblical Principles for Overcoming Emotional Trauma.
She is retired and resides in Southaven, Mississippi with her husband, Elder Norris Patton. She currently serves her local church as a volunteer with several ministries, is active with her local AARP chapter, and writes to fulfill her passion for healing the hurt from emotional trauma.