Audrey Brooks is a Board-Certified Christian Counselor, a Pastor, Author, and Master Life Coach. She is the CEO/Founder of Brooks Counseling Services and a non-profit Women Empowering Women Inc. Audrey empowers individuals to release the past, resist stagnation and arise from spiritual desolate places by igniting passion to purpose and provoking forward progress by generating growth. It is through her struggle to let go of the past that she purposely works to help individuals forget the former things and embrace the new.
With over 35 years’ experience in leadership and a purpose-filled passion to inspire and ignite forward movement, Audrey empowers leaders to shift from past to purpose. Audrey travels around the country bringing awareness to the psychological price of entrepreneurship and provides needed support and strategies to help leaders overcome mental health issues impacting the successful manifestation of God’s vision.
In 2013, Audrey founded Women Empowerment Women, a non-profit organization to help increase confidence, provide support and offer the necessary tools for continued growth both personal and professional. In the last six years, Women Empowering Women has changed many women’s lives through services offered in their programs. The organization mission is to increase confidence (empower), provide(encourage) support, and teach(educate) women with the necessary tools to promote progress through personal and professional development programs.
Women Empowerment Women programs consist of masterclasses, community service opportunities, social events, annual fundraising events, an annual conference, and access to mental and spiritual counselling. Audrey launched the Empower Program in 2020, a seven-month program designed to help individuals with goal-oriented sustainable practices continue their personal and professional development.
To keep in aligned with her purpose and passion, Women Empowering Women is now located in three locations: South Florida, Houston, and Kansas City. Audrey believes that “if anyone is in Christ, they are a new creature, old things have passed away and all things are new.” Therefore, anyone can grow through change and become healthy and well-adjusted individuals mentally, spiritually, and physically.
After receiving her credentials as a counsellor, Audrey continued her pursuit to change people lives. In 2014, she founded Brooks Counseling Services, a faith-based support service that integrates biblical and psychotherapy principles. It is through her struggles to let go of past hurts; she works diligently to help others release the hurts of the past. Brooks Counseling Services specializes in the areas of rejection, anger, incest, abuse, marital conflict, shame, fear, and unforgiveness.
Through the Brooks Counseling Services, Audrey started the “Release the Hurt Support Group”; a haven for women to talk open and honest about their feelings. The support group offers an opportunity to share personal experiences and feelings, gain a sense of control and empowerment, and learn coping strategies. Audrey also launched the “Release the Hurt” Journal and the “Release Series: Seven Keys to Letting Go” to help clients who are struggling with past emotions. Both the journal and the series help clients redirect their minds, recreate purpose, and restore their hearts as they pursue their life designed purpose.
Audrey has received several honors and awards as she continues to provide needed support and strategies to help leaders shift from past to purpose.
Audrey is a native of Winnfield, Louisiana, married over 37 years and the mother of three children: one son and two daughters.
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