I hold a master’s in Social Work degree from the University of Illinois Chicago and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Loyola University at Chicago. I am a Licensed Social Worker in Illinois.
I have experience working with adults, children, and adolescents from many different cultural backgrounds. I specialize in individual, family, and group therapy. I have had the opportunity to work with many different types of clients and clinical presentations during my experiences working in a medical inpatient setting, university hospital, as well as a mental health facility. My areas of focus are anxiety, depression, family conflicts, women's health, parenting, couple's therapy, attachment disorders, and OCD.
- Stress, Anxiety
- Relationship issues
- Family conflicts
- Self esteem
Trauma and abuse , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , Attachment Issues , Commitment Issues , Expats , Family Problems , First Responder Issues , Life Purpose , Midlife Crisis , Money and Financial Issues , Mood Disorders , Postpartum Depression , Pregnancy and Childbirth , Self-Harm , Self-Love , Social Anxiety and Phobia , Women's Issues , Workplace Issues , Young Adult Issues Read more...
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
LCSW #149.023386 (Expires: 2023-11-30)
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She is incredible and listens while I speak. She makes me feel normal for my problems while offering solutions.
Great so far.
Shafia has been awesome, listening to my concerns and validating my feelings while also giving me advice/tips to help me along the way.