Big Hatchie Baptist Association
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Sowing Together For Harvest

Christian Counselors

Do you have problems with?  
Depression, Fear, Anger, Parenting, 
Anxiety, Abuse, Family, Grief/Loss, Marriage 
We are here to help
The Big Hatchie Counseling Center is
staffed by a Christian Counselors who are committed to clinical excellence. A biblical perspective is used as a foundation from which to address individual and family needs.
Counselor Credentials
Gerald Wood, M.S., N.C.C., L.P.C.
Gerald is an ordained minister with over 28 years of ministerial experience.  Gerald is a Licensed Professional Counselor.  He has a Master's Degree in Community Agency Counseling and a Master of Divinity Degree in Pastoral Care.  Gerald is a National Certified Counselor and a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors. Gerald bills insurance on behalf of his clients and accepts, cash, credit or check for co-pays, deductibles and services. A reduced rate is offered for those who qualify.  
Download paperwork here for Gerald Wood, Licensed Professional Counselor
Kimberly Kellum, M.S., M.A., L.P.C. 
Kimberly is a Licensed Professional Counselor in both the state of Arkansas since 2005 and in the state of Tennessee since 2017. She has a Masters in Marriage and Family and a Masters in Christian Counseling. She has been an Acute Care Hospital Psych Tech, Director of a Crisis Pregnancy Center, an Outpatient Therapist and in Private Practice. Kim's current focus is on family, couples, relationships, coping skills, grief and loss, bereavement, teen issues and phase of life issues. She is additionally a certified premarital Symbis therapist that utilizes the Symbis System. Currently, Kimberly accepts self-pay clients and has a sliding fee scale available on an individual need. She began her practice at Big Hatchie Counseling Center on October 2017. 
Hourly sessions available on:

      Monday: 8 am- 6 pm *later as needed, Some Friday's 8 am-2 pm (Gerald)

      Tuesday-Thursday: 8 am through 4 pm (Kimberly)  

For referrals and appointments, or for more information, call the Big Hatchie Office at: 901-476-6759 or 1-800-669-7823 or e-mail Gerald at or Kimberly at  

Services Provided
Depression and Anxiety Counseling Coping with Addictions Premarital Counseling
Family & Couples Counseling Coping with Separation Handling Blended Family Issues
Stress and Career Management Grief / Loss / Bereavement Counseling Children (8-up) and Adolescents
Anger Management Group Counseling Teen & Phases of Life Issues
Paying Options
files insurance claims on behalf of his clients.
   ¤ Kimberly accepts self-pay clients.
   ¤ Discounted / Slide Fee Rates available for those who qualify
   ¤ Gerald and Kimberly accept cash, credit or check for services

Counseling will be held at the Big Hatchie Counseling Center located in the Big Hatchie Baptist Association office building at 1390 Hwy. 51 N., Covington, TN. 38019

All information will be secured by the Big Hatchie Counseling Center, which operates under the strictest of client confidentiality laws. It is understood that all employees of the Big Hatchie Baptist Association shall be bound by the confidentiality laws that protect the rights of those who seek counseling.