Taking this step to start mental health care is a step toward reaching your goals. Working through family difficulties, career stressors and life events take dedication & collaboration with an empathic therapist. Cheryl Hurst is a New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker, National Presenter, Adjunct Lecturer, and Mental Health Trainer specializing in supporting resiliency during these challenging times. Cheryl Hurst has over 20 years of experience working in many settings including schools, hospitals, social service agencies, corporate consulting, professional panels and is a small business owner. Ms. Hurst is a child development specialist versed in play therapy. She is also a trauma expert dedicated to working with men, women & families of all compositions. She is committed to addressing societal inequities while destigmatizing mental health in disenfranchised communities. She is a creative therapist working with those who are seeking to bring more creativity, self-awareness, hope, and healing into their lives. Many people seek Ms. Hurst out for her unique perspective, her warmth & her ability to listen critically without judgment. Cheryl can help you learn techniques to manage your moods, become more introspective & reduce self-blame. Reaching out takes courage and self-compassion; Cheryl is honored to share your journey.