Cherie Adams-Ndlovu, Licensed Professional Counselor

Cherie Adams-Ndlovu, LPC, CCTP, CAADC, NCC

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I specialize in helping individuals of all ages with OCD, anxiety, trauma, addiction, and body-focused repetitive behaviors.

I am a clinically trained Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in psychotherapy with adolescents and adults. I have experience treating individuals with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder, Depressive Disorders, Substance Use Disorders, trauma, hoarding, skin picking/hair pulling disorders, suicidal ideation, self-harm, and specific phobias. Additionally, I helps individuals through life transitions and in managing life stress.

I use an integrated approach in therapy, weaving techniques from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Solutions-Focused Brief Therapy into evidenced based approaches specific to each person's needs. These more specialized approaches include Exposure and Response Prevention, Motivational Interviewing, Habit Reversal Training, Behavioral Activation, Prolonged Exposure Therapy, Schema Therapy, and Mindfulness. I am passionate about providing the most effective treatments to my clients and actively seeks out ways to expand my skills as a therapist.

Originally from Birmingham, AL, I graduated from The University of Alabama at Birmingham with a Bachelor's degree in psychology. I then earned a Master's degree from Indiana University in Counseling and Counseling Education. I have over 9 years of experience in the mental health field and have worked in a variety of settings including: inpatient, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, in-home, and residential. During the Covid 19 Pandemic, I realized that telehealth provided much greater access to specialized mental health services and decided to transition to a 100% online practice.

Specialties & Clinical Interests

  • Alcohol Or Drug Use/Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Hair Pulling
  • Hoarding
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Phobias & Fears
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Skin Picking
  • Stress/Stress Management
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Trauma & Ptsd

Therapy Types

  • Acceptance And Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Behavioral Activation
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Exposure And Response Prevention
  • Habit Reversal Training
  • Mindfulness
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Trauma-Informed Therapy

Community Specialties

  • Black
  • Trauma Survivors

Fees & Insurance

Cost per Session
$100.00 - $200.00
Sliding Scale
Yes
Pay By
Credit Card, American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Licenses & Certifications

Years in Practice
7
License(s)
License #
state
Licensed Professional Counselor
LPC011115
Georgia
Professional Certification(s)
Organization
Date
National Certified Counselor
National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)
2018
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Alcohol & Drug Abuse Certification Board of Georgia
2018
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
Evergreen Certifications
2021
Professional Association(s)
Membership Type
International OCD Foundation
Professional
Graduate School(s)
Degree
Year Graduated
Indiana University
MSEd
2015