Adenike L. Lawal, LMSW

Adenike Lawal


Adenike L. Lawal, LMSW (“Nikki”) is a NYS licensed social worker who specializes in evidence-based practices that address trauma, depression, anxiety, and substance use disorders. She is trained in the use of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution Focused Therapy (SFT), Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), mindfulness techniques and psychodynamic approaches.

Nikki has worked in a variety of settings including private practice, inpatient and outpatient addiction treatment programs. She obtained her master’s degree in social work with a clinical focus at Fordham University. She is a compassionate and dedicated Social Worker who specializes in both child and adult populations.