Saima Bhatti provides counselling and guidance at both FSRI and the Children's Evaluation and Rehabilitation Centre (CERC). She works primarily with children and adolescents with learning, academic and behavioral difficulties.
Saima also provides family therapy for children and families facing learning difficulties and emotional behavioral disturbances. Her areas of interest include emotional behavior concerns, anxiety disorders, and early childhood interventions.
Saima has three master’s degrees; a Master’s in Multidisciplinary studies, including a Special Education certification, from the State University of New York-Buffalo, an MBA from the Imperial College of Business in Pakistan, and a Master’s in Applied Psychology from the University of Punjab. She has also completed a professional certificate in International Counseling Psychology from Lehigh University in the United States, and TEACCH Autism Program training from the University of North Carolina.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
- Master’s in International Counseling Psychology, M. Ed., Lehigh University, 2017
- Master’s in Multi-Disciplinary Studies; Special Education, State University of New York at Buffalo
- Master’s in Business Administration, Imperial College of Business Studies
- Master’s in Applied Psychology, University of Punjab, Pakistan
- Educational, social/behavioral support for individuals with developmental delays and learning differences
- Anxiety Disorder
- Family therapy
- Academic and social adjustment support for pre-teens and adolescents
- Facilitating emotional awareness groups for children and teenagers
- Bilingual therapy (English and Urdu)
- Special Education, State University of New York at Buffalo
- International Counseling Psychology, Lehigh University
- TEACCH, Autism Program, University of North Carolina
- American Psychological Association