Nicole Heckel, MMFT

Counselor of Marriage & Family Therapy


"I’m here to provide a safe and compassionate space that allows you to process what challenges you are facing."

Hendersonville Location

With 12+ years of experience in the mental health field Nicole has experience working in both outpatient and inpatient settings. These settings have allowed for Nicole to provide support to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness while they identify and develop treatment goals to cope with depression, anxiety, and trauma. Through groups and individual treatment Nicole has experience working with individuals concerning anxiety and depression, boundary setting, communication, and relapse prevention. Nicole has also provided education to family members, conflict resolution, and assisting family members wanting to provide support to loved ones who struggle with addiction


She has been married for 12+ years and has worked along side her husband in ministries to help navigate the concerns that individuals, teens, families, and couples face.


Nicole's compassion and strength as a provider allow her to provide a safe place to connect and be heard while pushing through the struggles that keep you and your loved ones stuck!  Email her today to begin breaking free from those places holding you back from being all you were created to be!  

Nicole is under the supervision of Joanna Dixon, LMFT & AAMFT Approved Supervisor.

Areas of Focus

Couples/Marital​ Crisis




Family Counseling

Ministry Families




  Undergraduate Degree in Psychology

Bellarmine University

 Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy

Liberty University


60 min  therapy session   $100

90 min therapy session    $150 

Saturday Sessions*.           $200/hr

*available for established clients only