Sarah Gholam is a highly skilled licensed mental health counselor that specializes in the areas of addiction, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and cultural issues. Miss Gholam was raised by immigrant parents in Sweden and is trilingual in Swedish, English, and Farsi. She graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor’s in Psychology from the University of Florida, and later earned her Master’s in Counseling Psychology from the University of North Florida.
Miss Gholam uses an eclectic style of therapy consisting of cognitive behavioral models, motivational interviewing, and existential therapy skills. Having lived in various parts of the world, Miss Gholam has a great understanding for the complex role that culture may play in a person’s life.
Miss Gholam’s experience includes having worked in both outpatient and inpatient treatment settings. She has experience working with various diagnosis, including PTSD, Major Depressive Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, OCD, Bipolar Disorder, and Schizophrenia. Her specialties also include addiction treatment.
Miss Gholam is a dedicated therapist who will only use proven treatment models to help you achieve your treatment plan goals. She does not believe in unstructured talk therapy, and is an avid promoter of evidence based treatments. She offers flexible evening hours for your convenience. Online counseling sessions are also offered to appropriate patients.