About our therapists

Jerri Cross, Ed.S., LPC/MHSP, CPSII, NBCC has been working in social services and counseling providing quality services in the Upper Cumberland area for the past 20+ years. Jerri grew up and attended school locally. She is a Nationally Board Certified Counselor with NBCC, member of the TN Licensed Professional Counselors Association, American Association of Christian Counselors, & a Certified Prevention Specialist II.  Jerri enjoys spending time with her family & friends !! Jerri is an avid reader and enjoys a sunny afternoon reading.

Karla Duke, Ed.S., LPC/MHSP, NBCC has been providing quality social and counseling services in the Upper Cumberland area for the past 20+ years. Karla grew up and attended school in Putnam county. She is a Nationally Board Certified Counselor with NBCC, a member of the TN Licensed Professional Counselors Association and the American Association of Christian Counselors. She enjoys spending time with her family & friends & is an avid dog lover. Just ask her about her 4 legged children!!

We are excited to welcome and offer expanded counseling services through our Graduate Intern in the Spring and Summer of 2023

Nicole Holloway, Clinical Mental Health Graduate Student Intern

Nicole Holloway is a graduate student intern at Colorado Christian University, where she is a member of the Chi Sigma Iota Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society International. She is a lifelong resident of the Upper Cumberland area, having grown up in Crossville but has lived in Cookeville for the last 20 years. When not working with clients, Nicole enjoys teaching others about personal safety and self-defense and spending time with her family, friends, and especially her dogs. 


Nicole works with children, adolescents, individuals and families and is currently working toward her play therapy certification. She has a passion for counseling and is currently accepting new clients. 


Nicole will by under the supervision of Jerri Cross, Ed.S, LPC/MHSP, CPSII, NBCC and 

Dr. Tanya Hanner, EdD, LPC/ MHSP, ACS, CTRTC


Nicole is accepting private pay of $30 per 45 minute session. 

Nicole does not accept insurance at this time. 

www.nicoleholloway.com


Jerri Cross  and Karla Duke 

Nicole Holloway, Graduate Level Intern