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. 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, part-time adjunct instructor in the school of psychology @ Amarillo College, and is also a PhD student @ Texas Tech University.
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.
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 @ 806.350.5867, 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 email@example.com for additional information or to schedule an appointment.
Wib Newton,PhD, 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. 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.
Contact Wib at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 806.350.5862
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) 350-3134 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 (LPC) 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 holds Level II Certification in Restoration Therapy and actively pursues those principles in her practice. Terri is also a certified Affair Recovery Specialist. Previously she served as a school counselor. She began her private practice in 2007 and now currently works as a private practice therapist with Amarillo Family Institute.
She specializes in working with individuals (16 years and older) and couples using Restoration Therapy to address a variety of issues including women’s issues, depression, anxiety, grief, blended family concerns, and marriage. Teletherapy is available for clients who have extenuating circumstances preventing an in-person session.
Outside of therapy her interests include travel, reading, music, and time with good friends and family. She is blessed with a son nearing adulthood.
Terri can be reached at (806) 350-5863 or email@example.com
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 has over 15 years of clinical experience and currently works in private practice with the offices at Amarillo Family Institute. She works with individuals, couples, and families and specializes in grief, anxiety, depression, pregnancy and postpartum issues and family pain.
Elizabeth is certified to administer the Prepare/Enrich Marital and Pre-Marital Inventories. She is also certified in Restoration Therapy and actively applies these principles in her therapeutic work.
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 children. As a family, they enjoy hiking, camping, reading, making music and generally being outside in nature.
You may contact Elizabeth at (806) 350-3135 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to schedule an appointment.
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 now is in private practice with the counselors at Amarillo Family Institute. She currently holds licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. Tammy’s passion is to provide counseling with a Christian World view to encourage hope and healing to those who are hurting. Her experience has provided her with the opportunity to effectively work with young adults, women, families and marriages as well as provide professional consultation and skills for parenting, wellness, and healthy self-care.
Tammy is a certified Level 2 Restoration Therapist. Restoration Therapy is a highly successful treatment with individuals to work through their pain. This model of therapy teaches awareness and emotional regulation to promote healing and new patterns of behavior for wholehearted living and healthy relationships. Tammy also specializes in treating trauma, anxiety and depression. She is trained in EMDR which is an extensively researched and effective treatment of trauma through eye movement desensitization and reprocessing. She also has been trained in ACT Therapy, Love and Logic Parenting, and pursues a focus of spiritual encouragement, healthy choices and wellness in her practice.
Tammy is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors. She enjoys working out, reading, sports and time with her family and friends. Tammy has been married to Steve for over 32 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.
Jennifer Thomas, M.Ed., LPC
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 in the State of Texas and works as a private practice therapist with the offices at Amarillo Family Institute.
Jennifer works with children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. She specializes in children, adolescents, women’s issues, and blended families, and has experience working with anger and grief. 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) 350-5877 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or to schedule an appointment.
Melinda Zalman, MA, LPC Associate
Melinda Zalman is a graduate of Dallas Baptist University where she received her B.A. in Psychology and M.A. in Professional Counseling. She is working towards her full licensure in professional counseling (LPC) under the supervision of Terri Slaughter, M.Ed., LPC-S. Melinda enjoys working with adolescents, children and young adults. She enjoys helping with conflict resolution skills, communication skills, co-dependency, self-esteem, anxiety and depression.
Melinda is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and is currently Level I certified in Restoration Therapy. She believes in the healing power of scripture, especially alongside therapy, and the hope that can come from knowing God.
Melinda has been married since 2017 and she and her husband have two furr babies, Beau and Goose. They enjoy playing board games and working in youth ministry. Melinda’s hobbies include reading, writing, and running.
You may contact Melinda at (806) 300-8338 or email@example.com for additional information or to schedule an appointment.
Jessica Romero, MA, LPC Associate
Jessica Romero is a Licensed Professional Counselor Associate in Texas. She earned a B.A. in Psychology from Southeastern University and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from West Texas A&M University. Currently holding an LPC Associate license, Jessica conducts counseling under the Supervision of Wib Newton, PhD, LPC-S, LMFT-S at Amarillo Family Institute. She is a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and is currently Level I certified in Restoration Therapy.
Jessica completed her practicum and student internships with experience in Trauma counseling, Equine Therapy, and the Battery Intervention and Prevention Program. Her main area of focus is working with children and adolescents.
A spirited extravert, Jessica’s personal interests involve being surrounded by the people she loves with the opportunity of making new friends. She is an avid writer and blogger and enjoys letting out her creativity through meaningful storytelling. An active member in her church, Jessica is passionate about her faith in Jesus and helping others find freedom and hope in His truth and love.
You may contact Jessica at 806-553-0534 or firstname.lastname@example.org 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.