Mrs. Sherri Cohen, LICSW

Preferred Name: Sherri

Online Therapy

About Me

I have over 10 years of experience as a therapist. I have been married to my husband for 15 years and we have one granddaughter. I love working with people from all walks of life and I bring empathy and compassion to every session. My purpose (Nia) and to help you steer your way around and through difficulties, deal gently but proactively with emotional issues and energize your passion for life.

Education & Experience

I have a Master's Degree in Social Work. I completed school in 2002. I have been in private practice since 2018. I have experience in substance abuse, family counseling, play therapy, individual counseling and group counseling.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

I am a member of Clinician of Color in Private Practice; Social Workers of Alabama; Black Therapists Rock; Therapist Entrepreneurs, and an advocate for CASA court appointed special advocate.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Families
  • First Responders
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veteran Center
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Sliding Scale
  • UnitedHealth