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Nancy De Haas, MA, LPC-S, Director, graduated from Oral Roberts University seminary with a Master of Arts degree in Christian counseling with additional hours of doctorate-level coursework. She has been in private practice over twenty years. In addition, she has eleven years of experience in school counseling, with emphasis on elementary age and teenage populations.

 

Nancy is a licensed professional counselor specializing in individual, marriage and family counseling. She works with couples in marriage counseling, and with parents and children experiencing relational difficulties. She also works in the areas of depression, anxiety, sexual abuse, grief and loss, divorce, codependency, and relational issues.

 

Nancy enjoys and has special interest in women’s issues, group therapy, and international work. She is committed to international mission trips where she speaks on child abuse awareness, gives sexual abuse training presentations, and provides safety protection classes. On mission trips, she works with schools providing guidance training to teachers specific to the needs of orphans. In all areas of counseling, she believes counselors are called to be representatives of the heart of God; to join Him in bringing healing to the wounded and broken areas of people’s lives in order that they may receive the promises of God for their lives and fulfill their God given destinies. She is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors.

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Courtney Hanks, LICSW, PIP graduated from Alabama A&M University with a Master of Arts degree in social work with a concentration in child welfare, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Courtney has been working in the field of counseling since 2009. Her work experience is diverse and includes areas such as substance abuse, sex education, grief and trauma, geriatric mental health, and school counseling. Courtney is trained in using techniques from methods such as Applied Behavioral Analysis, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Emotion Focused Therapy. Courtney's future goals include becoming certified in the areas of Intimacy Therapy, and Christian Sex Therapy in order to better serve her clients. 

Courtney enjoys working directly with children, adolescences, and families to achieve healthy communication and connection within their relationships. Furthermore, Courtney is committed to helping individuals and families create secure bonds with their loved ones, as well as their Heavenly Father. She is especially interested in helping with parent child relationships, marriage and family counseling, codependency, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, trauma, spiritual development, and child behavioral issues. 

Courtney and her husband have been married since 2010 and have three children. They are active members in their local church and enjoy adventure and the outdoors.

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Heather Roberts, LICSW, RPT™ graduated with a Masters in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University and with a Bachelor of Science in Christian Counseling Skills from Toccoa Falls Christian College. Heather considers it a sacred opportunity when invited to walk alongside those who are hurting, providing clinically sound help alongside of biblical truth, and pointing to the ultimate helper and healer.

 

Heather’s family history and experience led her to the field of counseling toward the end of high school and she has been pursuing that desire and calling ever since. With over 18 years of experience, she has worked in various agencies including child protective services, community mental health, school based mental health care, and private practice. Additionally, she has volunteered in several church based and community capacities. Heather enjoys working with a variety of ages to include children, adolescents, adults and families. 

 

Most recently, Heather completed the training and was approved as a credentialed Registered Play Therapist (RPTTM) and a Certified AutPlay Therapy Provider®. Additionally, she seeks to be a Neurodiversity Affirming Therapist and an advocate for the Neurodivergent community. She resides in Madison with her husband and three children.

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Lesley Neely, MA, ALC, NCC graduated from The University of the Cumberlands with a Master of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She is an associate licensed counselor under the supervision of Nancy De Haas, MA, LPC-S. Lesley works with children and adolescents ages 3 and up and has experience working with children placed in the foster care system, those with adoption and attachment related difficulties, trauma, anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and adjustment concerns. She utilizes interventions from various approaches, including directive and non-directive play therapy techniques, sand tray, cognitive behavioral therapy, and person/child-centered therapy, with a focus on the importance of the therapeutic relationship in promoting positive growth and healing.


Lesley considers it a privilege to walk alongside children and families who are hurting and need support and believes in seeing people the way God sees them - as unconditionally loved and accepted.
Lesley lives in Madison with her husband and three children.

 

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