Nicky Albert is a Licensed Psychotherapist with over 20 years of clinical experience. After immigrating from South Africa she completed her Graduate degree at the University of Florida with an emphasis in Rehabilitation Counseling and Counselor Education. She then relocated to Atlanta and accepted a position as Primary Therapist at a County Children’s Shelter where she provided services for more than three years to families at risk, as well as the troubled teens who were residents there. Upon leaving the shelter she took a Lead position to establish an outpatient counseling center for Charter Peachford Hospital in Gwinnett County where she assisted individuals struggling with mood disorders and trauma related issues and provided psychotherapy to patients who had been discharged, and in need of aftercare.
Nicky currently provides therapeutic services including individual, couples and group Psychotherapy. Nicky's groups focus on Bereavement and Loss, Trauma and Recovery, and Addiction Recovery. Nicky also provides therapeutic/educational services for the Developmentally Disabled community. The goal of all of these groups is to develop tools to thrive in our complicated world.
Nicky enjoys working with a diverse cliental to extend compassion and empathy, to establish a safe connection allowing for growth, healing, and a greater understanding of one's self.
Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance
Suicidal ideation - Support living with intense pain, distress, and feelings of persistent hopelessness; strengthening meaningful relationships and experiences in one’s life
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
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Years of Experience: 29 years
Jewish Family and Career Services, Clinician, 2010 - Present
Domestic Violence Training, certificate from VOCA, 2019