Supporting Your Well Being
We're Here to Listen
We are here to support your journey to wellness and empowerment. We believe the key to feeling empowered is living "congruently," in other words, in a manner which our beliefs, sense-of-self and actions reflect our true self. Conflict arises when we are forced by external forces of society, peer pressures or past trauma to be someone that does not match our core identity and philosophy. Whether your goal is finding your true self, overcoming societal pressures, overcoming peer expectations or resolving past trauma resulting in depression, anxiety or distress, we will achieve it together.
Dr. Yasamin Farhad
Master's of Science in Counseling
Thesis: Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy on Immigrant Communities in the United States
Doctorate of Philosophy in Research Psychology with emphasis in Culture
Doctoral Dissertation: Acculturative, Cultural and Contextual Factors that Lead to Marital Discord Among Muslim Immigrants
Lima, Peru - Research on reducing nationwide discrimination that is promoted through school and media against indigenous communities within Peru.
Berlin, Germany - Development of programs that support Syrian, Afghan, Iraqi and other migrant communities within Berlin. Skillful immersion of migrant communities into German society and tactful transition of German society in meeting the cultural norms of migrant communities.