Whitney Hughes

Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC

Mental Health and Emotional Wellness Coach

Connection Coach

Trauma-Informed Certified Pause Breathwork Facilitator


Whitney is an open-minded, compassionate, dedicated Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor and Coach. She has proven her ability to work in various settings including private practice, non-profit clinical, the independent school system, and higher education. She has 20 years of experience working with adolescents, adults, couples, and families. Whitney is passionate about making connections, continuing education, human rights, advocating for the LGBTQ+ community, mental and physical well-being, and all things breathwork! 

She looks forward to connecting with you soon!


​​The Mind is like water. When it's turbulent, it's difficult to see. When it's calm, everything becomes clear.

- Prasad Mahes

Whitney Hughes, MA, LPC, NCC

​​Blue Mind Mental Health, LLC

843.422.6157

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Whitney received her BA in Liberal Studies from the University of Maine. She continued her education at Western Michigan University where she received a Master's Degree in Counseling Education: Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Whitney is a Nationally Board Certified Counselor (NCC) and is an active member of the American Counseling Association (ACA), the South Carolina Association of Licensed Professional Counselors (SCALPC), The Human Rights Campaign, The American Red Cross  Disaster and Mental Health Services Teams and Psychology Today. She is also a Certified Pause Breathwork Facilitator. 


Whitney is an experienced mother of three whose passions include: supporting others, travel, adventure, breathwork, somatic work, and being near the ocean as much as possible.