Meet Your Counselors

Nikki cropNikki Pinkley, MS, LPC

Nikki Pinkley is a Licensed Professional Counselor who obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from College of the Ozarks and her Master’s of Science Degree in Counseling Psychology from Evangel University.

She specializes in individual, family, and group counseling with children, adolescents, and adults. Nikki has experience and training in parenting and child-rearing matters including treatment of various psychological disorders, oppositional defiant behavior, and children of divorced parents. Nikki also is a Certified Civil and Family mediator; she is certified in mediation for child custody legalities. She is a Prepare-Enrich Facilitator for pre-marital couples and couple counseling. Nikki sees clients in the Branson, Missouri area.

Nikki’s supervision work for licensure was under Dr. Jared Pingleton, Vice President, American Association of Christian Counselors, Author of “Making Magnificent Marriages”, and former Directorship of Focus on the Family counseling center. Her experience in counseling psychology includes being a counseling intern at a residential facility for troubled adolescents, working at a crisis pregnancy center, being a graduate assistant for Evangel University’s Psychology Program, and counseling in private practice with a variety of clients for over the past eight years.

A couple of Nikki Pinkley’s hobbies are running and Crossfit. She has completed two full-marathons. She has experience coaching kids in team and recreational gymnastics. Nikki resides in the Branson area with her husband and her daughter. They enjoy spending time together reading, cooking, running, and hiking as a family!

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Rick Deno pictureRick Deno, Certified Biblical Counselor

B.S., Biblical Counseling, Calvary Bible College

Certified Biblical Counselor, Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC)

Certified Grief Recovery Specialist

Bereavement Coordinator, Hospice Compassus

Enjoy life. Find freedom from fears and anxieties, victory over addictions, and hope in difficult times. Experience love, joy and peace in life and relationships, fulfilling marriages, and stronger family relationships.

The Bible affirms the wisdom of seeking Godly counsel and the principles of Scripture provide real-life solutions in times of need. A Biblical model of counseling offers true help and the power to change. It teaches us to experience joy as we live life victoriously.  Biblical Counseling offers hope, guidance, and compassion for individuals, couples, families, and you.

If you are experiencing difficulty as an individual, in a relationship or life in general, God’s Word provides hope and guidance. Through the discovery and application of scriptural truths and practical Christian resources, Biblical Counseling helps families, marriages, and individuals experience fulfillment and blessings in the Christ-centered, abundant life God intends for all of His children.


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