About Me

Hello, I'm Sherry Graves- LCSW, CADC11, I believe my personal experiences has contributed to my own healing journey and that's what makes me a Survivor. So I'm looking forward to connecting with individuals who are also ready to jump into their healing journey and start living beyond their scars. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor. I earned my master's degree from Long Island University in New York City, in 2006. I've worked in the field of mental health and substance abuse the past 20 years in a variety of settings to name a few, the NYC Dept. for the Aging Elderly Crime Victims Resource Center; at Residential Substance Abuse Programs, Drug Court, Grady Assertive Community Team (Act Team), & hospitals. I've worked with interdisciplinary teams including, the Dept. of Family & Children Services (DFACS), Mobile Crisis, Psychiatrists, Doctors, the courts, Law Enforcement to meet the needs of the clientele we serve. I work with adolescents, young adults and the elderly. I specialize in Self- Esteem & Empowerment, Trauma, Codependency, Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Substance Abuse & Women's Issues. My counseling approaches include, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Spirituality Counseling, Person-Centered Therapy. If you are looking for a warm, safe, nurturing environment to share your deepest feelings look no further. My Ministry & calling is all about helping individuals in need of healing & recovery from brokenness, to finding beauty & purpose in the scars.

I am not a Pastor or a Minister however I am a woman of faith and I trust in God. I have had to rely on trusting in a higher power so many times throughout my life experiences. Today, I know that I cannot do anything without the guidance of the Holy Spirit. My Ministry & calling is all about instilling this same message to individuals in need of healing & recovery from brokenness, to finding beauty & purpose in the scars.


Specialties

  • Addictions
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Self esteem
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Codependency , Domestic Violence , Drug and Alcohol Addiction , Infidelity , Life Purpose , Paranoia , Self-Harm , Self-Love , Sexual Assault and Abuse , Women's Issues

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 16

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LCSW #CSW005117 (Expires: 2022-09-30)


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Sherry Graves. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with Faithful Counseling might be different.

Written by B.R. on Apr 28, 2022 after therapy with Sherry for 2 weeks

Sherry is a great therapist. I felt listened to and felt like she was very easy to open up to. I really appreciate all of her insight and skill.

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