Kerri Newman received a Bachelor of Science in Community, Family, and Addiction Studies and a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from Texas Tech University. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. 

She has previously worked for the Bereavement Center at Hospice of Lubbock and the Family Therapy Clinic in Lubbock, TX. Kerri is Program Director for Journey of Hope and currently sees clients at ChristianWorks. She is trained in Theraplay ® techniques, Family Systems Therapy, and is a Great-Start Pre-Marital program facilitator.

Kerri works with adults and children ages 3-18, individuals, couples, and families that are experiencing a variety of issues that include:


Adoption/Foster Care


Attachment Issues

Autism Spectrum

Behavioral Issues

Blended Family Issues

Communication Problems


Early Life Trauma (trauma, medical trauma, developmental delays)

Family Conflict




Relationship Issues

Substance and Process Addiction