I am a licensed clinical psychologist (CA PSY 31326) with experience in a variety of settings including community mental health, university and college counseling and end-of-life psychotherapy in and outside of the hospital environment.
I completed my doctoral internship at Johns Hopkins University Counseling Center and my post-doctoral fellowship at Princeton University’s Counseling and Psychological Services. Along with my private practice, I am a staff psychologist and clinical supervisor at UCLA’s Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS).
I identify as a cis gender, Muslim, South Asian, able bodied woman. I was born in Apartheid era South Africa and raised between Johannesburg and the unceded territory of the Tongva people, Southern California. I offer services only in English. I practice from a feminist, multicultural , decolonial and relational lens and consider myself to be an advocate for systemic change and liberation of all oppressed people..
- Member of the Asian American Psychological Association, Div of South Asian Americans
- Member of the Psychoanalysis for Social Responsibility, Section IX, Div 39, American Psychological Association
- Section Representative, Society for Psychoanalysis & Psychoanalytic Psychology (Division 39) Board of Directors
- Member of the Society for Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychology, Div 39, American Psychological Association
- Member of Psychologists for Social Responsibility
- Member of the California Psychological Association, Div, VII Diversity and Social Justice
- Member of the BIPOCanalysis Collective
Learnings and Trainings
- Visioning an Anti-Carceral Psychoanalysis
- Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California
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In acknowledge the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar.