Chris has over 6 years of counseling experience primarily in the school setting. He has a focus on children, adolescents, young adults, and athletes. Chris also has extensive experience in treating anxiety, depression, career advising, and life coaching. He has years of experience working with a diverse population.

Treatment Approach

Chris aims to provide a client-centered, solution-focused approach when working with clients. His focus is to identify interventions and strategies to assist clients in meeting their own goals. He is LGBTQ+ affirmative and works with multiple diverse populations. Chris also is experienced in sports performance counseling working with athletes in multiple divisions with mental and athletic abilities.

Education and Credentials

  •  Masters of Science in Professional School Counseling – Carson-Newman University 2017
  • State of Tennessee Licensed Professional School Counselor- 2016
  • Bachelor of Arts in sports science – Tusculum College 2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Aetna


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