Dr. Tenaye Hailu

Tenaye Hailu has a Ph.D. in Advanced Human Behavior and a Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT).  She is a licensed MFT in the state of Oklahoma and a Registered Play Therapist. In addition, she is a certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer, and Speaker.


Dr. Tenaye is a proud Ethiopian-American, having immigrated when she was 19 she has lived and learned multicultural experience. 


She has four vibrant adult children and has lived in Tulsa, OK since 1997.  She serves in a mental health awareness committee, and enjoys teaching and speaking at workshops and conferences about parenting, relationships, and mental health. 


Dr. Tenaye has the skills and experience to create a supportive environment where a person feels accepted and comfortable to share openly, assess underlying issues, and explore alternatives to deal with problems raised. She is welcoming to persons of all ages, abilities, classes, genders, gender expressions, races, religions, and sexual orientations and recognizes identity impacts one's experience and therapeutic needs.

  • Member of American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)/Clinical Fellow

  • Nurturing Parenting Facilitator

  • Registered Play Therapist

  • Prepare/Enrich Facilitator

  • TF-CBT Therapist

  • Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer, and Speaker by The John Maxwell Team


Therapy & Coaching Services



MHV Accepts:

Cash/Credit Card


United Health 

Medicaid 0-18 yrs old

Blue Cross Blue Shield


Out of network for other insurances


MHV affirms and welcomes individuals and families of all abilities, ages, genders, gender expressions, races, religions, and sexual orientations.

Individual Session

50 min- $100


One-on-one counseling. Individuals may seek therapy when experiencing a wide range of concerns. Issues including but not limited to; anxiety, depression, parenting, identity, anger, ADHD/ADD, goal setting and trauma healing.




50 min- $120 


Private couple/family counseling.  Couples/families may seek therapy to address concerns including but not limited to; communication, parenting, anger, depression, trauma, and strengthen their relationship. 



Mentoring Session

50 min- $100 Cash/Credit card

One-on-one coaching/mentoring for individuals who desire personal, high-performance coaching to gain clarity and accountability.