Providers

The providers listed here are not affiliated with one another and work in different settings. This list is provided as a resource for you to find the provider that best fits your needs and not as an endorsement of them.

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Taqwa Abdallah
Taqwa Abdallah

Taqwa Abdallah is a Resident in Counseling under the supervision of Sharon Watson. I am passionate about helping individuals from diverse backgrounds to experience growth in their lives and achieve their highest potential.

Salma Abugideiri, LPC
Salma Abugideiri, LPC

Salma Elkadi Abugideiri is a licensed professional counselor in private practice in McLean, VA. She received her master’s degree in counseling from George Mason University, and completed a post-master’s certification program in marriage and family therapy at Virginia Tech. She provides counseling to…

Rafee Al-Mansur, MS
Rafee Al-Mansur, MS

Rafee Al-Mansur is a Resident in Marriage and Family Therapy practicing in McLean, Virginia. He obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Johns Hopkins University, and his Master’s degree in Couple and Family Therapy from the University of Maryland. 

Najwa Awad LCSW-C
Najwa Awad LCSW-C

Najwa Awad, LCSW-C is a licensed clinical social worker who offers therapy services to individuals, couples and families in Maryland and online.

Malahat Baig-amin LCSW, LICSW
Malahat Baig-amin LCSW, LICSW

Malahat Baig-Amin is a psychotherapist licensed in VA and the District of Columbia. She received her master’s degree in social work & international social welfare from Columbia University in New York. Her post-graduate work has involved both national and international experiences. In the US, she…

Atefeh Fathnezhad, LCSW-C
Atefeh Fathnezhad, LCSW-C

Atefeh Fathnezhad, LCSW-C, served as the Clinical Director of a program in Montgomery County that provided counseling, case management and positive youth development programming to refugee and immigrant youth. Bilingual in Farsi and English …

Masumeh Farchtchi, MS
Masumeh Farchtchi, MS

I believe the stories we tell about ourselves are powerful. My job is to support persons in the amazing process of authoring themselves. I use strengths-based approaches to individual, couples, family, and group therapy. Relationships are a focus of my work, especially romantic relationships, parent-child and sibling relationships.

Zainab Jackson MS, NCC, LCPC
Zainab Jackson MS, NCC, LCPC

Zainab Jackson, MS, NCC, LCPC, LPC is a licensed psychotherapist in the DC metropolitan area. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland, College Park, and her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the Johns Hopkins University.

Ayesha Kazmi LCSW
Ayesha Kazmi LCSW

Ayesha Kazmi is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, practicing in Vienna, Virginia. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Family Studies from the University of Maryland College Park and her Master of Social Work from Howard University.  

Namika Mahmoodi LCPC, NCC
Namika Mahmoodi LCPC, NCC

Namika Zaman Mahmoodi is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) and National Certified Counselor (NCC) in the state of Maryland. She graduated in 2014 from Johns Hopkins University with a Masters in Science in Counseling, completing her Post-Masters coursework for licensure in 2016. 

Fatima Mirza, PhD, MSW
Fatima Mirza, PhD, MSW

Fatima works with Muslim communities and the wider community to help them better meet the needs of young Muslims and their families.  She focuses on improving relationships, educating about mental health and social issues, and organizing programs that address both individual and community concerns….

Sabrina N'Daiye PhD, LCSW
Sabrina N’Daiye PhD, LCSW

Dr. Sabrina N’Diaye is an integrative psychotherapist and founder of the Heart Nest Center for Peace and Healing in Baltimore. There, she lovingly serves women, couples, other healers, and small groups. Her approach to healing is a blend of wisdom, science, and ancient spiritual practices. She is a…

Latif Rasheed, LPC
Latif Rasheed, LPC

Latif Rasheed, LPC is an integrative therapist with experience in working with Youth Services Administration (YSA) before beginning his journey into mental health treatment. He has also served in the role as a Senior Family Counselor at the DC Rape Crisis. Lateef has many specialities that he has trained with including Reiki, EMDR, Ericksonian Hypnosis, Mediation and much more.

Ameedah Rashid, MSW
Ameedah Rashid, MSW

Ameedah Rashid, MA, MSW, LCSW, LISW, CCT-S is a Licensed Independent Social Worker in Maryland and the District of Columbia. She is also a Clinically Certified Juvenile Treatment Specialist and a Certified Life Coach. She has 34 years of experience working with individuals, children, families, couples, trauma cases, and sexual assault victims.

Tabassum Rehman, LCSW
Tabassum Rehman, LCSW

Tabassum Rehman is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Virginia and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker – Clinical (LCSW-C) in the state of Maryland. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from The Ohio State University and her Master’s degree in Social Work from the…

Sumayyah Taufique MSW
Sumayyah Taufique MSW

Sumayyah Taufique received her Masters in Social Work from the University of Maryland School of Social Work. She is an active part of the local Muslim community and was a middle and high school teacher for four years prior to pursuing her masters. 

Nausheen Yunas LCP, PsyD
Nausheen Yunas LCP, PsyD

Dr. Yunas is a licensed clinical psychologist practicing in Woodbridge, Virginia.  She completed her bachelor’s degree in psychology from George Mason University and her doctorate from the American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University.

Musarat Yusufali, LCSW
Musarat Yusufali, LCSW

Salam Alaikum. I’m Musarat Yusufali.
I’m a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). That’s just professional jargon for being a licensed healer, marriage mender and change maker. I work with women and couples who want to transform their lives, and are buried under troubled pasts and hurting hearts….