Roni’ka Cotton is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist located in Atlanta, GA. Roni’ka works with individuals, couples, and families who hope to enhance their communication, build strong bonds, and move forward past conflicts. Roni’ka teaches her clients how to set healthy boundaries with others and find an inner state of comfort and peace. She supports clients who suffer from depression, anxiety, substance abuse, or relationships issues.
In therapy with Roni’ka, clients will set goals for their mental health. Roni’ka provides a warm, compassionate space for clients to explore their feelings and learn more about who they are and what they want out of life. Roni’ka empowers her clients to take charge of their lives and make healthy decisions for their wellbeing - especially in the face of anxiety or the impacts of trauma.
Roni’ka earned her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from the Mercer School of Medicine. By offering different perspectives to clients, she helps them learn from their experiences and work towards their goals. Her approach is collaborative and respectful.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others
Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect
Roni'ka Cotton is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 7 years
Department of Veteran Affairs, Social Science Specialist, 2018 - Present
Mother's Making a Change Substance Abuse Program, Family Therapist, 2018 - 2018
Georgia Hope Mental Health Services, Assessor and School Based Therapist, 2017 - 2018
Behavioral Health Crisis Center, Social Worker, 2016 - 2017
New Direction Community Outreach Services, Clinician, 2015 - 2016
Mercer School of Medicine, Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Science, Masters of Marriage and Family Therapy, 2014
University of Florida, Bachelor of Arts, 2012
New Hampshire: EL06208