Ernesta is nationally certified and licensed as a Professional Counselor in the state of South Carolina. Ms. Adams holds her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology as well as a Master of Education Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Winthrop University. Ernesta has experience in working in both inpatient and outpatient settings, as well as experience working in various areas of counseling including mental health, substance abuse in her career.
Ernesta has experience working with clients of all ages, with most recent experience working with young adult college students. She enjoys working with individuals as they navigate through various life stressors and challenges. Ms. Adams utilizes a variety of counseling methods when working with client’s including; person centered therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused therapy as well as other evidence based treatments. Key areas of focus include anxiety, depression, adjustment/transition issues, stress, self-esteem/self-worth, relationship and a wide range of other emotional and behavioral issues.