Areas of Expertise:
Anxiety (mild to moderate), Anxiety (severe), Depression (mild to moderate), Depression (severe), Postpartum depression, Suicidal Tendencies, Self-harm, LGBTQ+ issues, Panic attacks, Trauma, Work-stress, Phobias, Grief, Burnout, OCD, Relationship Issues.
Years of Experience:
English and Arabic
Hala is a licensed clinical psychologist and cognitive behavioral therapist. She has a Master’s degree in psychology from the American University of Beirut. Her passion in trauma work led her to pursue and receive a postgraduate certificate in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for psychological trauma and a postgraduate diploma in CBT for complex presentations from the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom. Currently, she has her private clinic and works in an NGO specialized in the rehabilitation of victims of torture and violence. Apart from her specialty in working with psychological trauma, Hala also works with adults with anxiety disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder, depression and bipolar disorder. Hala strongly believes in the importance of forming a trusting therapeutic relationship with her clients that helps them to effectively work through their psychological difficulties.
Clinical Psychologist and Therapist
Educational Background & Certifications:
MA in Psychology from the American University of Beirut (2014);
Postgraduate certificate in cognitive behavioral therapy for psychological trauma from the University of Oxford (2016);
Postgraduate diploma in cognitive behavioral therapy for complex presentations from the University of Oxford (2019)
What I’m excited to bring to Fitcy Health members:
- Book single session (1 session)
- Book monthly package (4 sessions)