Designation: BSW, RSW
Amara Samad is a Registered Social Worker with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers; Saskatchewan Association of Social Workers and Alberta College of Social Workers. Amara graduated with a Bachelors of Social Work from University of Regina, Saskatchewan. She has several years of experience working with diverse groups within non-profit organizations and is currently employed with Government of Saskatchewan- Child and Family programs.
Amara is dedicated to providing high-quality care and essential mental health support for those in need using an eclectic approach. She provides a safe, inviting and respectful environment for her clients. She has training in a range of evidence-based psychotherapeutic interventions, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Motivational Interviewing and Trauma-Informed Therapy. She specializes in providing counselling services to those struggling with trauma, anxiety, depression, self-esteem, managing work-life balance, major life transitions, and relationship issues or family concerns. She takes a collaborative approach to therapy built on trust and openness, and tailor each session specifically to clients’ needs, wants, and goals.
Naseeha provides our community with the tools needed to address mental health. With our confidential helpline, our youth receives immediate, anonymous, and confidential support over the phone from 12 PM – 12 AM, 7 days a week. With our educational programs, we raise awareness within the community the stigma around mental health.
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