Cherie Adams-Ndlovu, Therapist in Georgia — Zencare
Cherie  Adams-Ndlovu

Cherie Adams-Ndlovu

She/Her/Hers

Certified Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor, CADAC Master of Science in Education, MSEd Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC National Certified Counselor, NCC Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
Georgia, Florida Accepting Online
Updated November 3, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Phobias & fears
  • Skin picking (excoriation)
  • Trichotillomania (hair pulling)

Professional statement

Cherie Adams-Ndlovu, LPC, CAADC, CCPT, NCC is a clinically trained Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in psychotherapy with adolescents and adults. She has 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, Cherie helps individuals through life transitions and in managing life stress.

Cherie uses 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. Cherie is passionate about providing the most effective treatments to her clients and actively seeks out ways to expand her skills as a therapist.

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

Cherie lives in Duluth, Georgia with her husband and dog, Sugar. When not trying out the wonderful international restaurants in Duluth, Cherie spends her free time traveling, reading, and finding a new hobby every month.


Message to clients

You are feeling trapped. Stuck in a seemingly endless loop of unwanted thoughts, fears, or painful memories. You feel like the only way to get relief is to avoid what hurts or do something…anything to quiet the thoughts. Your symptoms have made your life smaller and smaller until you don't even recognize who you are or who you were meant to be. You only see your symptoms. OCD, anxiety, depression, substance use, and/or trauma make you feel like you are on an island alone.

Let me help you to stand up to your fears, confront your shame or guilt, and reclaim your life. You are strong enough to overcome whatever life throws at you. Build the life you want with the skills you will learn at Greenhouse Counseling.

Greenhouse Counseling, LLC is a 100% virtual therapy practice offering online scheduling, flexible appointment times, and a personalized client portal for your convenience. Your symptoms have already taken enough from you. If you are ready to heal, grow, and thrive, let's get started today.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Reducing unwanted intrusive thoughts and rituals by gradually building comfort and confidence facing difficult fears, thoughts, and emotions

Phobias & fears - Providing techniques and support to overcome intense fear, anxiety, and panic related to specific triggers, such as heights or crowded spaces

Skin picking (excoriation) - Support around tolerating anxiety, stress, and boredom; reduction or elimination of compulsive skin-picking behaviors; strategies for developing alternative coping mechanisms.

Trichotillomania (hair pulling) - Support around tolerating anxiety, stress, and boredom; reduction or elimination of compulsive hair-pulling behaviors; strategies for developing alternative coping mechanisms.




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Cherie Adams-Ndlovu is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $150 (60min)
  • Sliding scale: $100 - $150

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Georgia)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 7AM - 7PM
  • Tue 7AM - 7PM
  • Wed 7AM - 7PM
  • Thu 7AM - 7PM
  • Fri 7AM - 7PM
  • Sat 9AM - 12PM
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Florida)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 7AM-7PM
  • Tue 7AM-7PM
  • Wed 7AM-7PM
  • Thu 7AM-7PM
  • Fri 7AM-7PM
  • Sat 9AM-12PM
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 7 years


Indiana University, MSED, 2015
University of Alabama at Birmingham, BS, 2012


Licensure

Georgia: LPC011115

Florida: TPMC2493


Languages

English