Hi I am Dr. Sharifa and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Psychotherapist, Sound Healer, Child and Adolescence Play Therapist, Reiki practitioner and instructor. I completed my Doctorate in Traditional Naturopathy, and for two decades has worked with children & families to provide goal oriented results, helping individuals to identify & resolve challenges related to every day stressors. I provide treatment to individuals, groups, families and couples helping them identify issues related to their past and present mental health & wellbeing. My techniques include integrating sound and clinical practice of traditional mental health services with a holistic perspective architecting life one session at a time.
I am warm and welcoming to all clients with the plan to assist them to achieve the goals they identify. Collaboratively we will partner for the best outcome and resolve.
I am Solution focused and goal oriented and will be a great fit for anyone who is willing to work towards achieving that.
I believe you have taken the very first step to the rest of your life by selecting me to partner with you!
I look forward to our journey.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Emptiness, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Impulsivity, Life Purpose, Self-Love, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
NY LCSW-R 072473
Absolutely AMAZING. Only one session and that's how I feel.
Written on Nov 05, 2022 after therapy with Sharifa for 1 month on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and career difficulties