Najma Mashadi, LCSW

David Root, MFT

Najma Mashadi has over 15 years of experience working in the mental health field. She started her career in Manchester, United Kingdom and she brings her warm, friendly down to earth personality along with her British humor into the therapy session in a very respectful and meaningful way!

Najma has worked with adults, adolescents and children with depression, anxiety, trauma and substance abuse disorders. She has provided crisis intervention, risk assessments and supportive therapy with children, adults and their families at both inpatient and outpatient mental health clinics.

Najma utilizes a holistic approach inclusive of Strength based Solution Focus Therapy, Positive Psychology, Empowerment and she has obtained certification in several Evidence Based Practices (EBTs) and Relapse Prevention Treatment. These EBTs include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma Focused CBT, CORS (Crisis Oriented Recovery Services), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Seeking Safety (trauma focused work) Motivational Interviewing and Harm Reduction Models such as the Matrix Relapse Prevention Model which is one of the most effective treatment for adult and adolescents struggling with alcohol and drug addiction. Najma has prior experience providing consultation, management, and clinical supervision to license eligible staff.

 

Services Provided

  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Couples/Marital Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Anger Management


Population Treated

  • Adults
  • Adolescents (13 - 17)
  • Children (6 - 12)
  • Children (younger than 5)
  • Older Adults


Problem Areas Treated

  • Panic Attacks
  • ADHD
  • Parenting Issues
  • Drug Abuse
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Stress
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Child Abuse
  • Grief
  • Gambling
  • Manic Depression
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Adjustment Difficulties
  • Phobias
  • Law Enforcement
  • Military
  • Work Related Problems
  • Disabilities


To make a appointment please call
562-497-1505 and press 0

To leave a confidential voicemail call
562-497-1505 ext. 94