Dr. Hardin is a licensed professional counselor, a licensed marital and family therapy associate and an approved supervisor for licensed professional counselors. He has previously worked as a supervisor at the Buckner Residential Treatment Center, has been an investigator for adult protective services, and most recently was the supervisor over social work, chaplaincy, and bereavement counselors for Hospice of Lubbock. Currently Dr. Hardin serves as an Elder at Green Lawn church of Christ. He also remains active in his private practice, specializing in couple and family therapy and grief recovery. Dr. Hardin serves on the Hospice of Lubbock Operations Board as the Chairman. He also serves on the Foundation Board for Hospice of Lubbock; serving as Vice-Chair in 2007 and Chairman of the Board in 2008 and 2009. In addition, He serves on the Covenant Hospital Foundation Board and the Covenant Hospital Finance Committee.