About Me

Zakiya is a compassionate therapist and and excellent listener. She is easy to talk to and engages me to think from different perspectives. I have worked as a school counselor for over 10 years and an educator for 19 years. I received a bachelor's in social work and a master's in counseling from Prairie View A&M University. I am a licensed professional counselor for the state of Texas. My treatment approach is more of cognitive behavioral therapy and solution-focused. I have a passion of helping other and being of service to others.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Family conflicts
  • Anger management
  • Self esteem
  • Bipolar disorder
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Relationship issues , Trauma and abuse , Grief , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Career difficulties , Depression , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Blended Family Issues , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LPC #82771 (Expires: 2023-08-31)


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Zakiya Bircher. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Written by D.O. on Feb 10, 2022 after therapy with Zakiya for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, and parenting issues

Zakiya is wonderful to work with! Easy to talk to and is very kind.

Written by A.U. on Feb 09, 2022 after therapy with Zakiya for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, and self esteem

She is an awesome therapist. I feel like she actually listens to me and makes me feel safe to talk to her. I would recommend her to anyone who needs a therapist. Which in reality everyone would benefit from a therapist. However, she is an amazing therapist and anyone would be lucky to have her.

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