I have embraced a lifelong commitment to serving my community by providing emotional and behavioral health support. In a world that’s constantly changing I have forged lasting therapeutic relationships through a level of consistency, dependability, and accountability.I have provided individual, small group, and family counseling to consumers based on their identified needs. The primary goal is to enhance the individual’s mental health, so they are able to reach their highest potential mentally, physically, and spiritually. As a metaphor to life experiences I am an advocate of planting seeds that will cultivate growth in a variety of terrains. In other words, my work provides you with the tools to cope and thrive in different circumstances.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Emptiness, Forgiveness, Mood Disorders, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Self-Love
PA LPC PC007496
MD LCPC LC6316
Zakia is so helpful to me with the challenges facing me in my life right now. She helps me organize my thoughts and assists me in so many meaningful ways. She is a true gem.
Written on Oct 10, 2023 after therapy with Zakia for 2 years and 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, grief, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Terrific, empowering, and an amazing therapist. Very open minded and gives you hope.
Written on Feb 05, 2023 after therapy with Zakia for 1 year and 8 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, eating disorders, anger management, and adhd
I love Zakia!!!
Written on Oct 06, 2022 after therapy with Zakia for 1 year on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and adhd
Very helpful with various activities and games during the session. Checkin in on past problems for updates and messages throughout the week. Her therapy sessions have been very helpful for me over the past few months.
Written on Dec 03, 2021 after therapy with Zakia for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, and adhd
Kia has been great and really helped me through some very difficult times!
Written on Oct 21, 2021 after therapy with Zakia for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Thank you for always providing manageable solutions
Written on Oct 11, 2021 after therapy with Zakia for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue