Janet Adams, LCSW

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adult

Janet Adams, LCSW

Janet Adams is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Georgia. Janet enjoys working with young adults and adolescents and believes in a Family System approach so that all family members work together towards solutions. Janet believes in a mixed therapeutic approach, depending on the client’s needs, and typically begins with a Strengths Perspective to identify which approach best fits. Janet has training in Cognitive Behavioral therapy (CBT) and Dialectal Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Motivational Interviewing (MI), all of which can be used to assist her clients.
Janet believes CBT is helpful to assist clients identify unhelpful thought patterns which can contribute to depression or anxiety. Janet teaches, practices, and challenge her client’s patterns so they can be replaced with positive thinking. DBT encourages the identification and use of techniques to encouraging clients to use a wise mind and choose the most effective strategies for their concerns. Janet uses Motivational Interviewing to identify readiness for change and to focus her client’s energies for change. Janet also sees patients with different behavioral health disorders from: Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar, PTSD, and OCD.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry

Education & Certifications

  • Master's in Social Work from Georgia State University
  • Bachelor's from University of Washington

Locations

Johns Creek, GA
10090 Medlock Bridge Rd, Suite 110
Johns Creek, GA 30097-4428
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