Chris Nelson, LMHC
Director of Family Support Services
508.755.1228, ext. 231
Chris has been in Human Services for 30 years and with Pernet since 2005. Chris began his career at Pernet working part time facilitating a weekly Fathers Group. He then assumed the position as Director of Family Support services soon afterwards. Currently, Chris oversees the Parent Aide DCF contracted family stabilization program and continues to facilitate a Fathers Groups at Pernet and a grant-funded group at the Worcester County House of Corrections.
Chris and his wife Barbara have been married for three years. He has three children; Walter(23), Oliver(21), Anabelle(18), and two step-daughters, Fabiola(23), and Michelle(21).
In his spare time Chris loves to read, watch sports with his family, and play the occasional round of non-competitive, “not too serious” golf.