Cross Creek Staff

Why is Cross Creek the best option for mental health & addiction treatment?
We provide comprehensive care.
We are highly accredited.
We are conveniently located.

Nicole Talkington, M.Div, BCC

Chaplain

Rev. Nicole graduated from John Brown University with a Bachelor of Arts dual degree in Biblical & Theological Studies and Spanish. She then traveled to Princeton Theological Seminary where she earned her Master’s of Divinty degree, and is an ordained Presbyterian minister.

She received her Clinical Pastoral Education at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ, and has over ten years experience working as a health care chaplain, with four years experience in the mental health field.

Rev. Nicole has studied religion in the Philippines, in Spain, and in India. She is a Board Certified Chaplain and is also trained in Critical Incident Stress Management. In her spare time she volunteers as an ASK Suicide Prevention Trainer, a best practice training developed through the Texas Suicide Prevention initiative specifically to educate the general public on where and how to get help for someone who is at risk for suicide. She has also written an interfaith devotional for people in mental health hospitals that she offers free of charge.

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Past Clients Say

At Cross Creek Hospital, client care and well-being come first and foremost always. The entire staff has incredible compassion for all who come in for help. They made my experience the best it could be.

– Former Patient