Dr. Darryl Whitaker

Darryl Whitaker received his Doctor of Biblical Studies in Biblical Counseling from Master’s Graduate School of Divinity in Evansville, IN. He is a certified Biblical counselor by the International Association of Biblical Counselors. He completed Level I of Clinical Pastoral Education at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Dr. Whitaker is a board certified crisis chaplain with the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress. He has training in Interdisciplinary Studies in the mental health field and in critical incident stress management. Dr. Whitaker is a member of the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, National Center for Crisis Management, the American Associates of Christian Counselors, Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association, the New Canaan Society of Winston-Salem. He counsels, mentors, and teaches classes on depression, PTSD, and suicide.

Dr. Whitaker is a 2013 Board Member for The Institute For Traumatic Stress, INC. An International Association Of Traumatic Stress Consultants 

Dr. Whiatker is the Executive Director for Stepping Stones Ministres of the Triad.

Dr. Whitaker has 23 years of ministry experience and has been counseling in the homeless community for 10 years, during which time he has worked at the Winston-Salem Rescue Mission. While working at the Rescue Mission Dr. Whitaker has received acknowledgment from The House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Kentucky for his homeless ministry work.

Dr. Whitaker is receiving new clients to create a life changing experience for those who are willing to make a heart change from the Scriptures. If you would like for Dr. Whitaker to speak at your church or event, click here for contact information.        

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 What Our Clients Say About God’s Repair Shop

It is a pleasure to recommend “Doc” Dr. Darryl Whitaker. We certainly live in difficult times. When life deals us a challenge, it is important to seek “Godly Counsel”.  

Dr. Whitaker’s background in psychology and ministry provides the warmth and direction to seek God’s best for individuals, couples and families. He has been so helpful to our family. He will be my life long advisor.  DS

Dr. Whitaker is truly a blessing. God’s Repair Shop is a wonderful Christian-based counseling service that I used during a time in my life when I found myself in a transition period and dealing with several issues. Through talking through the feelings that I was having with Dr. Whitaker, it helped me prioritize things in my life through Biblical principles. I would highly recommend God’s Repair Shop to anyone who might be dealing with any issues and may need someone caring to listen, pray and talk with them to help them sort things out.   CM

I recommend God’s Repair Shop and Dr. Whitaker’s ministry for any man going through the struggles of life.  Dr. Whitaker’s counseling philosophy is totally built upon God’s word, and how God’s grace is sufficient for all no matter what.  Dr. Whitaker’s down-to-earth style facilitates a comradelier and openness to get to the heart of the matter.  Dr. Whitaker is a person you want to partner with to navigate the issues of life.   TJ

God used Dr Whitaker in a very special way in my life during a very negative time. He used Doc to lead back to Him and establish the pathway He was leading Me to . Thanks Doc for being Christa Servand.  JB

Dr. Whitaker is very professional and knowledgeable in the counseling process. His counseling was biblically based and provided a great foundation to stand on for our Marriage. He always made you feel like you were somebody and feel good about yourself no matter what your mistakes were. I felt very comfortable with Dr. Whitaker and felt free to be very open and transparent without feeling I would be judged by him in a negative way. If your marriage is in trouble, taking a step with Dr. Whitaker and applying the principles he provides in your marriage will definitely guide you in the right direction in pursuit of your marriage. You will definitely have no regrets! The counseling sessions were great and economical!   AD

Dr. Whitaker has done an excellent job in helping me deal with, understand, and identify solutions for both personal and professional issues ongoing in my life.  He is a great listener and always gives sound Biblical-based advice on all issues brought forth. 

Dr. Whitaker has many tools in his “tool box”, from his many years of experience, and I am thankful for his continued support.   JS