Cheryl Hughes, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C
Oncology Clinical Therapist II, Inova Life With Cancer
Cheryl Hughes, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C has more than a decade of experience providing supportive care to cancer patients and their families. As one of the oncology clinical therapists at Inova Life with Cancer, she provides both individual counseling and educational programs to persons affected by cancer.
Prior to working at Life with Cancer, Cheryl was a member of hospital and outpatient clinic-based oncology teams and provided counseling as a member of an inpatient palliative care team.
Reflecting her deep respect for complementary healing arts, she received mindfulness training at the Mind-Body Medicine Program at Georgetown University Medical School and completed trainings in both Mindful Self-Compassion and Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction. She is a Master Reiki practitioner and a trained yoga instructor.
Cheryl maintains a private practice in the District of Columbia, working with people experiencing chronic illness, grief, and loss.