Reema Baniabbasi is a Counseling Psychologist, columnist at Sail E-Magazine, and an expert advisory board member at two UAE-based mental health startups. She has a Bachelor's in Psychology and a Master's in Counseling Psychology both from Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. She also holds a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Counseling Psychology from Lesley University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Reema Baniabbasi has experience working in the US and UAE with people of diverse cultural and class backgrounds which included refugees, immigrants, UAE ex-pats, UAE nationals, and culturally blended families.
Her work as a therapist uses a combination of approaches in which the client is seen as an expert in their own lives with whom Reema is collaborating with. One approach involves asking questions and reflecting on themes that come up in the sessions to help the person to:
Another approach involves helping the person experiment with different coping activities to build self-care and community-care practices that feel meaningful, teach relaxation strategies, and teach secular adaptations of mindfulness meditation. She is open to using creative writing, journaling, and collage as alternative ways of expression.
Reema Baniabbasi's 1-hour therapy sessions are offered one-on-one for people aged 18 and above in both English and Arabic. While it is recommended to do the sessions on a weekly basis, Reema is open to offering the sessions twice per week, every two weeks, or once per month depending on the person's needs and circumstances.
She is open to helping those struggling with a wide range of problems including:
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BSc Psychology Northeastern University
MSc Counseling Psychology Northeastern University
Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Counseling Psychology Lesley University
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It was the best decision I have taken in my life, to take care of my mental health, and I was lucky that I found the right therapist to help me.
My experience was comfortable, trusting and safe, with actual results.Thanks Dr Reema
Reema is amazing! She is very knowledgeable and explains things clearly. Offers advice in a non-judgemental manner and guides you with empathy and understanding. She offers different perspectives and helps you to work through your concerns at your own pace, through a supportive process.
My experience has been amazing, I walk out every week with a better perspective and more purpose. My mood has generally been more positive and I have seen big personal growth since starting
What are Reema Baniabbasi's reviews like?
Reema Baniabbasi's overall patient rating is 5 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 4 reviews
What languages does Reema Baniabbasi speak?
Reema Baniabbasi speaks English and Arabic
Where is Reema Baniabbasi located?
Reema Baniabbasi primarily practices at The Psychiatry and Therapy Centre, located at Street 15, Al Razi Building 64, Block D, Unit 6005, Dubai Heathcare City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 00000
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Does Reema Baniabbasi accept new patients?
Reema Baniabbasi generally accepts new patients.
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