Sherry L Randolph, MA, LPC-S
Sherry Randolph is a licensed professional counselor in Texas and a Texas Board Approved Supervisor. She earned a B.A. in Criminal Justice and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from West Texas A&M University. She has been in private practice as a therapist since 2003 who works with individuals, couples, adolescents, families, and groups. She specializes in men’s issues, marriage, family, and addictions.
Sherry has been co-leading Marriage Intensives at the Hideaway Experience since inception in 2006, working with couples in distress and crisis with highly successful treatment using Restoration Therapy. As one of the Founders of Restoration Therapy, she has actively pursued those principles in her practice.
Sherry has been married since 1997 and with her husband has one son. They enjoy traveling, exercise, and hanging out with family. Sherry can be contacted at (806) 350-5865 for further information and to make an appointment with her.
Tanner Hargrove, M.S. LMFT
Tanner Hargrove earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree from West Texas A&M University and a Master’s Degree in Marital and Family Therapy from Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, Ca. He currently works as a private practice therapist with the offices of Amarillo Family Institute and part-time adjunct instructor in the school of psychology @ Amarillo College.
Currently he holds licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Texas. Tanner works with couples, adolescents and families, as well as emerging adults. He specializes in marriage, adolescents (10-17) and families, and emerging adults.
Tanner is a therapist with the Hideaway Experience Intensives, working with couples in distress and crisis seeing highly successful treatment using Restoration Therapy. He holds Level II certification in Restoration Therapy and actively pursues those principles in his practice.
Outside of therapy his interests include music, outdoor long distance running, reading, and good meals with good friends and family. His marriage and his children are his life’s sustaining force.
Connect with Tanner @ www.tannerdhargrove.com, www.amarillofamilyinstitute.com, or www.intensives.com.
Virginia Monk, M.Ed. LPC-S
Virginia (Ginny) Monk is a licensed professional counselor in Texas and a Texas Board Approved Supervisor. She earned a B.A. in Mass Communications and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from West Texas A&M University. She has been in private practice as a therapist since 1999 and specializes in marital and group therapy with a special emphasis in affairs and blended families. Ginny is a co-founder of Restoration Therapy and is a Lead Therapist at the Hideaway Experience.
Ginny has been leading marriage intensives at the Hideaway Experience since inception in 2006, working with couples in distress and often on the brink of divorce. In 2013 Ginny began development of a training program for therapists and pastors “Ultimate Betrayal Ultimate Success” for use in the treatment and recovery of affairs using the Restoration Therapy model. Ginny frequently speaks at conferences and workshops and has developed several popular presentations including “Addictive Elements of Rage: the Roots and Treatment of Anger”, “Chasing My Pain! Where Does It Come From?” and “Never Dive Into Murky Waters”
Ginny says, “I am passionate about instilling hope through a process of insight and understanding on a journey to strengthen us as individuals and in our marriages; for the healing of our families and the future of our children”. She is a charter member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and past President and current member of the Amarillo Area Association of Mental Health Professionals, as well as other various organizations. Ginny was in the private business sector in consulting and marketing for many years previously and with her husband have raised two adult married sons. Her family enjoys playing card and board games, the outdoors, and traveling.
Ginny can be reached at (806) 350-5861 or by calling Deana Davis at (806) 350-3133 to schedule an appointment.
Kristi Murphey, MA, LPC
Kristi Murphey is a licensed professional counselor in Amarillo, Texas. She grew up in the Texas Panhandle and has a passion for serving the people of Amarillo and the surrounding areas. She is an individual, marital, and family therapist who specializes in identity and self-worth issues, affair recovery, and blended families. She has extensive experience working with survivors of suicide, the grief process, and forgiveness issues. She also has experience in working with adolescents and co-leading marriage intensives at the Hideaway Experience in Amarillo. Kristi is certified in Restoration Therapy and assists individuals and couples to gain clear insight and perspective regarding their identities, the root of issues, and unhealthy coping patterns; and provides intervention techniques to help individuals and couples move into responsible change and relationship.
Kristi earned a B.S. in Psychology from Texas A&M University in 1992 and an M.A. in Professional Counseling from Liberty University in 2011. She is a member of the Amarillo Area Association of Mental Health Professionals and the American Association of Christian Counselors. Kristi enjoys quality time with her family, Bible study, and participating in various ministries at her church and in the community. Kristi is married to Alan and has two children, Caitlin and Cooper.
She can be contacted at (806) 350-5866 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or to schedule an appointment.
Wib Newton, Ph.D, LPC-S, LMFT-S
Wib Newton is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas. He is an acting Supervisor for both organizations. He is a National Certified Counselor and Clinical Fellow of the American Association of Marriage & Family Therapists. Wib is a co-founder/trainer of Restoration Therapy and is an active therapist at the Hideaway Experience marriage intensive.
He is the author of “Great Start”, a premarital training that is being used in the Texas healthy marriage initiative, “Together in Texas”, and the Family Wellness fatherhood curriculum, “Dad’s for Life”. He regularly leads a small group of couples through “Marriage Made Easier”. Wib is considered one of the most diversely trained and experienced therapists in the Amarillo area specializing in marriage, trauma, and addiction.
Wib was a minister for 31 years before focusing solely on his private practice. He and his wife, Janice, have been married since 1976 and have two adult sons.
Carey Skinner, MA, LPC
Carey Skinner is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas. He holds a Master’s Degree in Counseling from Amber University and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Pastoral Ministry from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Licensed since 1998, his background in crisis ministry as a hospital chaplain and pastor have shaped his unique ability to provide comfort and compassion that helps his clients grow through times of crisis.
Working with individuals, couples, families, and groups, Carey specializes in shepherding his clients through spiritual issues, marriage, family, and men’s concerns. He leads men’s groups for those struggling with sexual addictions.
Carey has been co-leading Marriage Intensives at The Hideaway Experience since inception in 2006, working with couples in distress and crisis with highly successful treatment using Restoration Therapy. As one of the Founders of Restoration Therapy, he actively pursues this therapy in his practice.
A member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, Carey has been married for over thirty years to his wife, Debbie. They are the parents of one daughter and son-in-law. He enjoys travel, tennis, and golf.
You may contact Carey at (806) 374-5950 Ext 68 for further information and to make an appointment with him or visit his website at CareySkinner.com.
Terri Slaughter, M.ED. LPC-S
Terri Slaughter is a licensed professional counselor in Texas and a Texas board approved Supervisor. She earned a B.A.A.S. in Life Science and Marketing and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from West Texas A&M University. She began with the Amarillo Independent School District in 2000 as a Certified School Counselor and has been in private practice as a therapist since 2007. Terri works with individuals, couples, and families. She specializes in women’s issues, depression, anxiety, blended family concerns, marriage, and grief.
Terri is a current member and past president of the Amarillo Area Association of Mental Health Professionals. She is also a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors. Terri certified as an Affair Recovery Specialist in 2014.
Terri can be contacted at (806) 350-5863 for further information and to make an appointment with her.
Elizabeth Smith, MA, LPC
Elizabeth Smith is a licensed professional counselor in Texas. She earned a B.A. in American Studies from Baylor University and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from West Texas A&M University. She began with clinic work in 2004 and moved to private practice in 2014. Her emphasis is Marriage and Family therapy and works with individuals, couples, and families. She also specializes in anxiety, grief, depression, and family pain.
Elizabeth is certified to administer the Prepare/Enrich Marital and Pre-Marital Inventories. She is also actively pursuing certification in Restoration Therapy, a highly successful method for marriages and families.
She is passionate about her work and finds great joy in helping clients find healing and wholeness through the process of therapy.
Elizabeth has been married since 2001 and she and her husband have 3 young children. As a family, they enjoy hiking, camping, reading, and generally being outside in nature.
Elizabeth may be contacted at (806) 350-3135 for more information and to make an appointment with her.
Tammy Smith, M.Ed., LPC
Tammy Smith earned a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Learning and Development from the University of Texas at Austin in 1990 and completed her Master’s degree in Counseling at West Texas A&M University in 1997. She was employed as a certified school counselor for 13 years and beginning in July 2015, Tammy began working with Amarillo Family Institute. She currently is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. Tammy’s passion is to provide counseling with a Christian Worldview to encourage hope and healing to those who are hurting. Her experience has provided her with the opportunity to effectively work with young adults, adolescents, families, and children ages four and up as well as provide professional consultation and skills for parenting, wellness, and healthy self-care.
Tammy is a certified Level 1 Restoration Therapist, which is a highly successful treatment with individuals to work through their pain and their relational struggles. She also has been trained in ACT therapy, play therapy, and is a certified trainer in Love and Logic.
Tammy is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and of the Association for Play Therapy. She enjoys working out, cooking, reading, sports and time with her family and friends. Tammy has been married to Steve for over 30 years and they enjoy two wonderful children. You may contact Tammy at (806) 350-5864 or email@example.com for additional information or to schedule an appointment.
Amy Spears, MA, NCC, LPC
Amy Spears graduated from the University of Texas at Arlington with a Bachelors in Social Work in 2002. She completed her graduate work at Regent University in Virginia in 2016 with a Masters in Clinical Mental Health.
Amy is a National Certified Counselor and a Level II Restoration Therapist, which is a highly effective treatment modality for couples, individuals in crisis or chronic need. Her clientele includes adolescents, young adults, individuals, marriages, and families.
Amy has a passion for seeing individuals, families, and marriages reach their highest potential. She has developed a reputation as a therapist who is passionate about her client’s well being. Amy has a positive outlook on life and brings a fun, energetic tone to her therapeutic practice.
Amy’s passions outside of therapy include cooking, long distance running, and spending time with the people she loves. Next to her faith, Amy’s number one passion is her family. She has been married to Matt since 2002, together they have three fabulous children, a horse named Blueberry, and Mondo, the dog.
You can contact Amy at (806) 374-5950 ext. 70 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Jennifer Thomas, LPC Intern
Jennifer Thomas earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Oklahoma Christian University in Oklahoma City in 2003 and completed her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas in 2016. She currently holds a licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor Intern in the State of Texas and is actively pursuing a Licensed Professional Counseling certificate under the supervision of Virginia L. Monk, M.Ed. LPC-S at the Counseling Offices at Amarillo Family Institute.
Jennifer works with children, adolescents, adults, and families. She specializes in children and adolescents and working through trauma. She is also Level I certified in Restoration Therapy, a highly successful treatment with individuals to work through their pain and relational struggles.
Jennifer is a member of the American Counseling Association and has been married since 2002 to her husband, Matt. They have two young children and enjoy spending time together camping, traveling, visiting with friends and family, and actively volunteering for their church. Jennifer also enjoys reading and has a great love for music.
You may contact Jennifer at (806) 374-5950 ext. 71 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or to schedule an appointment.
Bonnie Skelton, MA, LPC
Bonnie Skelton earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Christian Studies and a Masters in Counseling from Dallas Baptist University in Dallas, Texas. She holds a licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas.
Bonnie sees children, adolescents, adults, and families. She has experience working with survivors of suicide and those dealing with suicidal thoughts. She specializes in anxiety, depression, identity, and parent-child relationships. Her passion is to empower people to know the truth that will set them free from the root of the issue.
Bonnie is married with 2 young children. She enjoys relaxing at coffee shops, playing with her two young children, attending church, running, road trips, movie nights, and baking.
You may contact Bonnie at (214) 399-6534 or email@example.com for additional information or to schedule an appointment.
Deana Davis, Office Administrator
Deana has served in various medical and insurance capacities over many years including working for an oncologist at Harrington Cancer Center. She is also proficient in Human Resources, and Accounting with experience as an Office Manager. Deana works to maintain the highest degree of integrity in confidentiality of our clients.
Deana is a life-long resident of the Texas Panhandle. She enjoys watching old movies, spending time with family and friends, and attending church. She has a cat named Bella and she is a loyal Oklahoma Sooners fan.
Deana will graciously answer questions, make appointments, and work to complete Insurance benefit information as needed. You may reach her at (806) 350-3133.