Abigail Williams, licensed professional counselor

Abigail Williams, LPC, ATR-BC, CSAC

(757) 668-4673 (HOPE)

College: Old Dominion University

Graduate school: Eastern Virginia Medical School


Williams is passionate about assisting children, teens, and their families through creative interventions using evidenced-based practices. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Registered Art Therapist (ATR), and Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC). She uses such evidence-based practice approaches as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Trauma-focuse CBT (TFG-CBT).

Williams joined CHKD in 2019 as an outpatient mental health therapist based at CHKD's Tech Center location in Newport News.

She particularly enjoys assisting children and families with managing stress, trauma, and crisis needs and has years of experience working in hospitals, schools, shelters, and in intensive community practice. She operates from a strengths-based perspective and is dedicated to creating a safe and welcoming environment for each child and family served.

When not working, she enjoys spending time with her dogs, creating personal artwork, bonfires, hiking, and gardening.

Clinical Interests
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Substance use
  • Behavioral problems
(757) 668-4673 (HOPE)