Our Team

Alexandria Morris, MS

Alexandria currently lives in Memphis. She attended Rust College for her undergraduate studies where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Political Science and a minor in Pre-law. Alexandria went on to pursue studies in mental health and received a Master of Science (MS) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Freed-Hardeman University. She is currently working on becoming a National Certified Counselor (NCC) and obtaining her professional counseling licensure as a mental health service provider. Alexandria’s background includes working with children, adolescents and adults experiencing depression, anxiety, trauma/abuse, anger management, stress, grief, behavioral issues, communication/social skills, coping skills, self-esteem and domestic violence. Alexandria is adept at providing individual, couple, family and group counseling. Alexandria has a passion for working with underserved communities and wants to normalize mental health and wellness. Your mental health is equally as important as your physical health, exercise it!

731-236-0636

alexandria@neweavenuecounseling.com

Bria Jackson, LPC-MHSP (Temp), MS, NCC

Bria is a Memphis native. She attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga for her undergraduate studies where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Psychology with a concentration in Child & Family studies. Bria went on to receive her Master of Science (MS) in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of Memphis. She is a National Certified Counselor (NCC) and is currently working on her professional counseling licensure as a mental health service provider. Bria’s background includes working with adolescents and adults experiencing depression, anxiety, trauma, eating disorders, behavioral issues, and domestic violence. Bria has a passion for working with minority communities to fight the stigma of mental health. Bria’s target population is adolescents (13+) and young adults struggling with anxiety, self-esteem, transition issues, and depression. 

bria@neweavenuecounseling.com

Britany Bolling, LPC-MHSP, MS, NCC

I was born and raised in New Orleans and received my Bachelors of Science degree in Psychology at Louisiana State University. I moved to Memphis in 2017 and attended the University of Memphis to receive my Masters of Science in Counseling with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health. My background includes trauma work with young children and adolescents, as well as young adults. It also includes working with those who need assistance with life skills, such as communication/social skills, assertiveness skills, interpersonal effectiveness, and self-esteem. I have a tremendous passion for working with the underserved, marginalized communities and mental health policy reform. I love to travel, watch movies, listen to music, and catch some sunshine.  

My favorite quote: "I never look back, darling. It distracts from the now." - Edna Mode, The Incredibles

britany@neweavenuecounseling.com


Sharael Royal, LPC-MHSP, NCC

Sharael was born in New Orleans, LA and raised in Magnolia, MS. She received her Bachelors of Science degree in Psychology from Alcorn State University in 2013. Sharael continued her educational journey by receiving her Masters of Science degree in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Clinical Psychology from Alabama A&M University in 2016. Sharael relocated to Memphis in 2017. Sharael’s background includes working with children, adolescents, and young adults experiencing trauma, depression, anxiety, and behavioral issues. It also includes working with those who need assistance with life skills, such as communication/social skills, coping skills, assertiveness skills, and self-esteem enhancement. Sharael has a passion for working with underserved communities and wants to normalize mental health and wellness. In her free time, Sharael enjoys watching movies, dancing, and spending time with family and friends.


sharael@neweavenuecounseling.com

Jameka Jones-Carter, MS 

Jameka Jones- Carter,MS , received both her Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology and Master’s of Science in Counseling Psychology from Tennessee State University. For the past 16 years Jameka has  served children and families in almost every aspect of social services. Jameka is a certified professional life coach and a pre licensed counselor who hopes to promote mental wellness through assisting individuals with coping with past trauma to avoid  future barriers and issues. Jameka is available to work with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, familial issues, building self-esteem, navigating grief and redefining themselves. 


901-310-5781

jameka@neweavenuecounseling.com

V'Air Kuykendall, MS-MFT

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My name is V’air Kuykendall-Woodard. I was born and raised in Mississippi. I attended undergraduate school at The University of Southern Mississippi earning a bachelor’s degree in Social Work. Since graduation in May 2017, I have had the opportunity to assist pregnant mom’s and babies for my first job in my field after graduation, and now I am an Alcohol and Drug Prevention Specialist covering four counties servicing individuals ages 0 to 100. My background includes work with young children and adolescents that have endured forms of trauma, as well as working with young adults. I have high adaptivity skills, communication skills, and social skills. I am a complete nature girl. I love flowers, bodies of water, and spending time with my family. I am interested in working with young adults, couples, and families aiming to reach the goals of each client 


vair@newavenuecounseling.com