Samira Fahim, M.A., AMFT

Samira Fahim, M.A., AMFT

Samira Fahim has earned both her Bachelor of Psychology and Masters in Clinical Psychology. Ms. Fahim is currently working towards a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (Psy.D). Fahim has over 20 years of experience serving various populations ranging from toddlers to adults. Ms. Fahim expertise stems from working with individuals with Neurodevelopment, Behavioral & Emotional challenges, including Autism Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, Down Syndrome, Intellectual Disability, Mood Disorders, Psychiatric Disorders, Personality Disorders, Substance Abuse Disorders, Conduct Disorder, Attachment Disorder, Anxiety and Depression.

Ms. Fahim, throughout her 20-year professional career has gained the knowledge and ability to provide meaningful therapeutic service to those she serves. Ms. Fahim has applied her knowledge and skills in vast settings including but not limited to outpatient clinics, school setting, early intervention programs, psychiatric hospitals and even home visits. Ms. Fahim believe that success begins with you while defining yourself in the process.

In her spare time, in the effort of promoting creative self-expression and self-care, Ms. Fahim can often be found on the bike paths and running trails of Southern California. When she is not working, she enjoys spending quality time with her family & friends, shopping and dining out.

Population/Issues

  • Adults/Teens/Children/Families
  • Couples/Groups
  • Coaching/Classes
  • Trauma & PTSD
  • Substance Abuse
  • Depression/Anxiety
  • Personality Disorders
  • ADHD/ADD/Autism
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • LGBTQIA
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Attachment Issues
  • Body Image Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Testing & Evaluation
  • Relationship Issues

&  more

Clinical Orientation & Treatment Modalities

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Solution Focused (SFT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Developmental Individual Relationship (DIR)

  • Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

  • Psychodynamic Therapy

  • Family/Couple Therapy

  • Humanistic Therapy

  • Motivational Interviewing

  • Expressive Art Therapy

  • Play Therapy

  • Dream Analysis and Interpretation

Languages

English
Farsi (Persian)

Professional Memberships/Certifications

  • CAMFT – California Association of Marriage and Family Therapy
  • BLS (AED & CPR) Certification
  • First Aid Certification