Our Texas Team

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Nichelle Wiggins

Ph.D., Psychologist

Hope and faith are what drives my passion to help individuals live their

fullest life no matter where they come from or their circumstances. My

experience covers helping people work through depression, anxiety, bipolar,

PTSD, trauma, anger management, conflicted family relations, and adjustment

issues. My commitment is that you will always be welcomed and supported on

your journey to obtain genuine inner peace with treatment tailored to your

specific needs.

As a licensed clinical psychologist, Dr. Wiggins received her doctorate

degree from UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. For over 20 years, Dr.

Wiggins has extensive experience working with adults and children using

evidence-based methods to bring about positive changes. Dr. Wiggins also has

experience conducting VA disability examinations, assisting individuals

applying for disability benefits, and conducting comprehensive psychological

assessments. Dr. Wiggins has been married for 30 years, has three children,

and two dogs. She is actively involved in her local community and is

constantly seeking ways to serve others.

Jennifer Diaz

LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor​

Jennifer Diaz is a licensed professional counselor in the state of Texas. She holds a bachelor's degree in education from Texas State University and a master's degree in counseling from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio. Jennifer has extensive knowledge of working with children and adults in a variety of settings. She started out as a high school counselor and then transitioned to clinic settings and school-based settings. She is now fully practicing in the private practice setting. Jennifer has experience dealing with trauma, anxiety, depression, suicidality, relationship, and self-esteem issues. She believes that it is a counselor's job to help guide client's onto a better path and help them process old traumas as well as help them build resilience. She often uses mindfulness and meditation in her sessions. Her primary therapeutic modality is CBT, DBT, as well as play therapy techniques for children. Jennifer's primary goal is to build strong trust and rapport with her clients to create a safe place for them to share.

Sandra Teniente,M.A., LPC, LCDC

Sandra F. Teniente is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor. She earned her undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Texas A&M – Kingsville and received her Master’s Degree in Counseling with a Specialty in Community Counseling from the University of Texas at San Antonio. She is currently working on obtaining her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with a Specialization in Forensic Psychology. She has over 15 years of direct experience in the behavioral & mental health, substance abuse, and forensic fields.

She currently provides counseling services to children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families by providing services in social and emotional areas. She has extensive knowledge of the principles and techniques of group, family, and individual counseling utilizing various intervention strategies and counseling theories consisting of Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET), Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT), Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), Multisystemic and Person-Centered therapies. She assists individuals in coping with life issues including dual diagnoses, behavioral, mental health, substance abuse, relationships, personal conflicts, sexual issues, problem-solving, decision making, and developmental concerns using an integrative and eclectic therapeutic approach supported by evidence-based research.

She has experience working in varied settings including mental health mental retardation centers, psychiatric hospitals and facilities, criminal justice systems, and substance abuse treatment centers (residential and outpatient). In addition to working with a diverse population, she also works with the LGBT community, military families, children, and adolescents in the foster care system and provides familial counseling for adoptive families. She also works collaboratively with adolescents and adults involved in the juvenile/criminal justice systems.