Meet Nerissa

Nerissa Tucker, Pre-Licensed Psychotherapist

Nerissa Tucker, Pre-Licensed Psychotherapist

Nerissa Tucker is a pre-licensed Professional Counselor, who completed a master’s degree in marriage and family therapy at Liberty University. Nerissa specializes in helping individuals, couples, families, and adolescents navigate challenging life circumstances. Many of her clients deal with depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, relationship problems, and other issues.  She uses the client-centered approach to therapy and works with clients to create goals that can help increase their satisfaction with life. 

Nerissa is Gottman level 2 trained in couple’s counseling. She helps couples focus on building or rebuilding the foundation of their relationship, reducing conflict, and increasing their strengths as a couple. Nerissa has also received extensive training in family counseling and adolescent therapy. Additionally, she has experience incorporating Christian principles into counseling, and can do so at your request.

In her free time, Nerissa enjoys traveling internationally, outdoor activities, and volunteering in the community. She is a recent transplant to Chicago, and is enjoying living in the S. Loop area.