Couples Counseling

  • Develop Advanced Communication
  • Understand your Partner's Worldview
  • Gain Insight into Family of Origin Issues
  • Get to Know Yourself & Partner at a Deeper Level
  • Create Shared Meaning & Connection
  • Building & Maintaining Intimacy
  • Provide your Partner with His/Her Love Language
  • Increase Admiration, Respect, Affection & Support
  • Fighting Fair Rules: Think Win-Win
  • Problem Solving Strategies
  • Blended Family Strategies

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Post Traumatic Stress Disorder & Trauma

  • Acute Stress Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Adjustment to Civilian Life
  • Trauma & Flashbacks
  • Depression & Anxiety
  • Reduce Anger & Reactivity
  • Debrief & Learn Calming Techniques
  • Develop Coping Strategies for Resiliency
  • Helping Spouses Understand & Reconnect
  • Helping Children & Families Adjust to Daily Stressors 

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Grief, Loss & Palliative Care 

  • Grief, Loss & Bereavement
  • Stress & Chronic Pain Management
  • Health & Medical Issues
  • Women's Issues & Life Transition
  • Divorce Support & Mediation
  • Compassion Fatigue & Burnout
  • Cancer & Alzheimer's Support
  •  Counseling for Caregivers
  • Assisted Living Transition
  • Hospice & Palliative Care Support Services

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Psychotherapies 


Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) 

Person Centered- Humanistic

Interpersonal Neurobiology (IPNB)

Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT)

Existential & Logotherapy

Mindful Based Practices

Mind-Body Connection 

Psychodynamic



My approach is Humanistic, YOU are the expert in your story.

I am also Existential, examining the meaning and purpose of life including the journey through suffering- the human condition.

I practice Strength- Based Therapy, understanding one's core beliefs then bridge the gap between where you are today and your best self.

I utilize evidenced-based therapies: Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Somatic Experiencing.

I incorporate brain-based therapy and Practical Neuroscience to improve attachment, emotional regulation, and distress tolerance, including mindful practices.


Nichole is a Provisionally Licensed Professional Counselor and is currently working towards becoming a Certified Thanatologist under the supervision of Kelly Karavousanos. 

Nichole is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional.

 Nichole Oliver MO License # 2015029916

Kelly Karavousanos MO License # 2002032313