Nikkol Adams is a counselling intern from Adler University who will be working at Simmons Counselling under the direct supervision of Johanna Simmons. Nikkol works with children and youth and is completing the requirements of her Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology.
Nikkol is a graduate of Simon Fraser University with a BA in Psychology and a minor in Education and Human Development. To supplement her education, Nikkol attends workshops and seminars to build her skill set. In addition to her academic career, Nikkol has worked in a variety of positions offering valuable experiences working with children, youth, and adults who range in developmental abilities within diversified settings since 2012. Nikkol has learned a great deal from each of her diverse roles, and finds the most meaningful experiences have been working with people who have special needs or struggling with mental health, where she can help contribute towards increasing their quality of life through skill building and rapport. While Nikkol has experience working with people of all ages, she enjoys working with young people the most. Nikkol is personally inspired by their curiosity and creativity as they develop into young adults.