Asmaa Ahmed MSW, LSW

in Highland Park, NJ

About Asmaa

Asmaa is a licensed social worker (LSW) based in NJ. She earned her bachelor's degree in psychology and master's in social work (MSW) from Rutgers University. During her graduate program, Asmaa completed a clinical concentration and a trauma-focused certificate program called Violence Against Women and Children (VAWC). Recently, Asmaa was trained by the Cognitive Behavior Institute (CBI) on Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP) for OCD. Asmaa has experience working with children and adolescents, and now specializes in the treatment of adult clients with anxiety, depression, OCD, bipolar disorder, PTSD, and adjustment disorder. Asmaa utilizes a multi-dimensional approach that adheres to the goals of each individual client. Through a cultural and empathetic lens, clients will address past trauma, complex relationship dynamics, and existing coping mechanisms to strengthen emotional regulation and problem solving, enhance communication skills and mindfulness, and improve overall quality of life.

When she is not working, Asmaa enjoys sightseeing with her family.