Tracy Serrano, M.A.
Licensed Professional Counselor
National Certified Counselor
Registered Yoga Teacher
Tracy has a heart and a deep passion for individuals, couples, marriages and families to experience joy, freedom, and wholehearted living. Her desire is for clients to experience the healing, freedom, growth and hope that can be found in Jesus. Authenticity, honesty, and congruent living are core themes in her counseling. Tracy has been called to walk alongside individuals, couples and families to offer support, encouragement and hope during their journeys of healing, change, and transition.
Tracy specializes in working with emotionally and psychologically abusive relationships, whether it be within the context of marriage, family or workplace. She also works with individuals and couples of all ages, including teenagers and young adolescents and specifically in the areas of women’s issues, co-dependency, parenting, grief, and life transitions. In addition, she has a special place in her heart for blended families.
Choosing to participate in counseling can seem scary or intimidating. Tracy’s heart is to provide a place where each client feels welcome, comfortable, and safe to share his or her personal story. Her approach to counseling is interpersonal and relational and places a high priority on the therapeutic relationship, safety and trust building with her clients.
In addition to being Licensed Professional Counselor, Tracy is a Registered Yoga Instructor and highly values the impact yoga can play in a client’s overall healing journey. She approaches healing and growth with a holistic outlook which includes the mind, body, and spirit. Tracy has witnessed the healing, growth and change yoga has had, both in her clients, as well as in her own personal journey.
Originally from Southern California, Tracy relocated to Knoxville in 2011 and now calls Knoxville home.
Some of the areas Tracy works with her clients on are:
· Life Transitions
· Adolescent and Young Adults
· Premarital Counseling
· Couples Therapy
· Family Therapy
· Blended Family Issues
· Women’s Issues
· Spiritual Concerns and Growth