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Nellis K Crigler, LPC

Nellis Crigler provides counseling at Across Counseling

Contact Nellis


To Schedule an Appointment, Call

Phone: 703-389-1913

Nellis K. Crigler provides counseling in English and Spanish with adults of all ages and couples. Nellis is multiculturally informed and speaks Spanish fluently. Nellis' personal experience gives her an in depth perspective on multi-cultural issues and international transitions.

Nellis specializes in a number of issues including:

  • Anxiety and depression

  • Grief, loss, and bereavement

  • Cancer and chronic illness

  • Aging and caregiving

  • Trauma

  • Mulitcultural/culture shock issues

  • Codependency

  • Family of origin issues

  • OCD

Prior to coming to Across Counseling, Nellis counseled adolescents, adults and families at the Vanguard Counseling Center, was a residential counselor at the Center for Pastoral Counseling of Virginia, provided one-on-one bereavement support at the Haven of Northern Virginia, and completed a practicum at Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services. Nellis also was a counselor at the Women's Center for many years.


Professional Background

Nellis recieved her Masters degree in Counseling Psychology from Marymount University and her Bachelors in Spanish from the University of Vermont

Professional Affiliations

  • Northern Virginia Licensed Professional

Counselors (NVLPC)

  • American Counseling Association (ACA)

  • Trauma Therapy Associates


We can provide statements for clients who wish to submit for insurance reimbursement.

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