Meet Our Staff


Deborah Horton, M.Ed., LCPC, LPSC, NCC, CCTP II

Deborah specializes in working with adult women with history of depression, anxiety, trauma, addiction, and more. She is a credentialed many insurance plans.

Deborah utilizes a variety of therapeutic tools that are tailored to each individual client. She uses Mindfulness-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, meditation, EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing What Is EMDR), art and writing therapy, and more to promote healing and wellness.

Deborah worked at Billings Senior High School for almost 7 years with a very diverse student population.  She worked from December 2015 to June 2017 at a residential mental health facility counseling adolescent girls with complex trauma in individual, family, and group sessions. She began her private practice June of 2017 working with women and girls with complex trauma, as well as many other mental health diagnoses. She transitioned her practice only adult females in June 2022. Deborah has a new book available for purchase now Unlearn Your Trauma: Find Yourself Through The Process

Deborah also offers several therapy business services.  Private practice start-up services that includes insurance credentialing, marketing, and mentoring services.  Supervision of candidate licensed therapists on an hourly basis or as part of an independent contractor arrangement that allows candidate licensed therapists to start their own practices.  Therapy billing services to help streamline and manage insurance billing.  Please visit the Therapy Business Services page for more information.

Deborah accepts the following insurance:  BCBS Montana, First Choice, EBMS, Allegiance, Aetna, Pacific Source.

Deborah has appointment availability in the morning, afternoon, and a few spots after 4pm on an EVERY OTHER WEEK basis only.  No weekend appointments available. She now only sees ADULT WOMEN as clients. She only has in person appointments available.

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NEW to Mindful Montana Wellness suite of counselors is Daron Brooker, MBA, M.Ed., PCLC owner of B. W. Caring Corporation is now taking NEW clients for Monday through Friday afternoon and evening, appointments and Saturday appointments.  Daron is working under the supervision of Deborah Horton, M.Ed., LCPC, LPSC, NCC.  

Daron has both clinical counseling and school counseling degrees.  Daron has worked for over 20 years with youth and families in a variety of settings including group homes, case management, community therapy, Tumbleweed, day treatment programs, adult corrections facility, mental health counseling and more.  

Please visit his Psychology Today profile to learn more.  You can reach him to schedule a FREE initial consultation by calling 406-296-5473 or by email from his Psychology Today profile.  

Daron Brooker, MBA, M.Ed., PCLC B. W. Caring Corporation Psychology Today  

Daron accepts the following insurance plans: Aetna, Allegiance, Montana BCBS, EBMS, First Choice, and Pacific Source