Katherine S. Spencer, PsyD, NBCDCH

Vanderbilt Children's Hospital

Nashville, TN 37232


I'm a Pediatric Psychologist, National Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, and n Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. I specialize in working with children, adolescents, and adults with chronic and complex medical conditions, medical trauma, pain, psychosomatic conditions, chronic stress, and those adjusting to illness or injury. I use cognitive behavioral strategies in conjunction with clinical hypnosis for improved treatment outcomes.
Using clinical hypnotherapy, Dr. Spencer has been able to help children and young adults who are feeling stuck, sometimes after years or more of psychotherapy, to find movement toward a better quality of life. 

TN lic PSY 3704 5/22

Courtney Armstrong LPC, MHSP, NBCFCH

Chattanooga, TN 37408





Hi, I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor and National Board Certified Fellow in Clinical Hypnotherapy who specializes in trauma, grief, and anxiety recovery. Integrating hypnosis in into treatment produced such profound changes for my clients that I wrote a couple of books about it (Rethinking Trauma Treatment and The Therapeutic “Aha!” and founded the Institute for Trauma Informed Hypnotherapy which has developed nationwide training programs for the Veterans Administration and teaches clinicians how to safely use hypnosis with trauma survivors in both psychotherapy and medical settings to reduce pain, anxiety, and depression.

TN LPC 831 7/23

N. Dewaine Rice, EdD, LPC, NCC, NBCFCH

Memphis, TN

N. Mississippi and E. Arkansas



General mental health counseling, utilizing Ericksonian hypnosis and eye movement integration.

Specialty areas include pain management, phobias, PTSD, and anxiety disorders.  Also treats sleep disorders, sexual dysfunction, and stress management. Provides change therapy for unwanted behaviors.

TN lic LPC 701 6/22

Jamie L. Gray, M.Ed, NBCCH

Gray & Associates

Frontline Addiction Interventions

Bartlett, TN 38133

Phone 901-881-0408  Fax 901-881-0409


Specialist in addiction intervention, education, and consultation. Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (LADAC) in the state of Tennessee; Nationally Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Counselor (CCJAS), state board certified Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist (ADS), and DOT Qualified Substance Abuse Professional (SAP).  Work with diverse populations including: adult and adolescents suffering from co-occurring mental and mood disorders, substance dependence and other addictive and maladaptive behavior.

TN lic RN 207881 7/22

Charles Hiatt, LPC, MHSP, NBCCH

Hixson, TN 37434



Accepts Insurance

I have worked in the counseling field for over 15 years. I work with adults and couples. I received my Master of Science Degree from Nova Southeastern University in 2004. I am licensed in the State of Tennessee as a Professional Counselor (LPC-MHSP), am Gottman Level 1 trained and is nationally board certified as a Clinical Hypnotherapist (NBCCH). I am also credentialed as a Substance Abuse Professional (QSAP) for the US Department of Transportation (DOT). I am an active member in local, state, and national professional associations and provide supervision for Pre-Licensed Clinicians.

TN lic LPC/MHSP 2709