Samera Sheikh, LPC

SheikhSamera Sheikh is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and holds a Masters of Applied Psychology from New York University. She has a BA in Psychology from Georgia State University. She began working as a therapist in 2002 and has been in private practice since 2011.

Samera has experience providing counseling services in multiple settings with clients in various life stages and circumstances. Some of her work experience includes:

  • Providing individual, couples, pre-marital, and family counseling in a private practice setting
  • Contracting as a therapist at Emory University Counseling and Psychology Services
  • Working as an elementary school counselor in the Cobb County School District
  • Providing individual counseling for domestic abuse survivors at Noor Family Services
  • Experienced in working with cross-cultural issues

Areas of Specialty:

  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship Issues/Couples Counseling
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Family Issues
  • Assertiveness
  • Goal Setting
  • Career
  • Coping Skills/Stress Management
  • Grief/Loss
  • Working with Asian, South Asian, Islamic, and Middle Eastern cultures