Adoption STAR

Ladi Agahiu, LMSW

Adoption Social Worker

Ladi Agahiu is a New York-based therapist and Licensed Master Social Worker. She graduated from Columbia University School of Social Work and has worked with families in crisis since 2002 in a variety of settings throughout New York City. She also has extensive experience with NYC Children’s Services.


Ladi has worked with children and families for many years, in multiple supportive capacities, and most recently in this therapeutic setting. Many times she has worked with individuals working through depression, through trauma from domestic violence, sex abuse, past or current child abuse, and mental health ailments. She strives to create a supportive safe space for children, adults, couples, and families to come and work through their issues.

Ladi also enjoys working with families from various cultural backgrounds, as she was born in Nigeria, and cultural identity is an important part of her life experiences. She looks forward to meeting and working with you.