Cheryl Richardson, LPC, LCAS-A, CRC
Counselor | Educator | Supervisor | Consultant

I was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina.  I attended and graduated from Saint ​​​​​​​​​​​Augustine’s University with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Winston-Salem State University with a Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling and The University of Florida with a Post Graduate Certificate in Forensic Vocational Consulting.  Currently I am pursuing a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision at Walden University.  I am a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, Forensic Vocational Consultant, Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Clinical Addicitions Specialist specializing in various Forensic Vocational Consulting and Counseling.  With over 15 years’ experience in the helping profession, I currently serve as private practitioner working with clients at a point of transition within their lives. 

As an original Charlottean I am a true southern girl! In addition to my passion for helping others, I enjoy hanging out with friends and family, traveling, dancing (with or without music),  shopping, working out, reading, and all things girly!

Post Graduate Certificate 
University of Florida, Certificate of Forensic Vocational Consultation 

Masters of Science Degree
Rehabilitation Counseling, Winston-Salem State University

Bachelors of Arts Degree
Sociology, Saint Augustine's University

Licensure/ Certification
NC Licensed Professional Counselors Board
      Licensed Professional Counselor- 11153

NC Substance Abuse Professional Practice Board
     Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist Associate - 20298

Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification 
     Certified Rehabilitation Counselor – 00119617

NC Industrial Commission
     Qualified Rehabilitation Professional

Certified Sex Offender Treatment Professional 
Certified Anger Management Treatment Professional 
Professional Membership
American Counseling Association
Licensed Professional Counselor Association of North Carolina
International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals
National Rehabilitation Association/ National Association of Multicultural Rehabiliation Concerns
National Career Development Association

Community Involvement
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Incorporated Member
RAIN AIDS Walk Charlotte Committee Member
Black Mental Health Symposium Committee Member