Dr. Yasmin Samir
Over the past years Yasmin has been working with adults, adolescents, teens, children and families in different counselling and clinical settings providing counselling and psychotherapy for a multitude of issues including adolescents’ well-being, anger management, emotional regulation, cyberbullying, self-harm, depression, mood disorders, anxiety, panic disorders, OCD, relationship issues, grief and loss, family dysfunction, conflict resolution, eating disorders, and different experience in sports counselling, DBT skills training in individual and group settings. In addition, Yasmin is frequently asked to deliver educational presentations and workshops at various settings to address various teen and parenting issues. She worked on different social, emotional and mental wellbeing programs and researches focus on helping students learn and acquire the competencies and skills they need to build and effectively manage their emotions, behavior and relationships with others Promoting mental health and wellbeing.
Yasmin received her Master in health psychology from Derby university in England, and has been a Member of the British psychological society (BPS) in the UK since 2015. Yasmin completed her training on different therapeutic approaches including cognitive behavioral approach from Beck Institute, Acceptance and commitment therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Emotion Focused Therapy, Intensive training in DBT from Marsha Linehan institute and Schema Therapy from ISST.
Yasmin is a certified positive discipline parenting coach from the Positive Discipline Association in the US. Alongside, she has completed a number of significant diplomas: a diploma in education from AUC, a diploma in general psychology, character education diploma (Teaching Teens social and emotional skills program) from San Diego university and different courses in anger management and stress management.
Yasmin’s aim is to strongly support her clients in their Journey of personal growth, discovering their personal strengths and capabilities, overcoming challenging experiences, and empowering them with the life skills they need to control their lives and achieve a better quality of life they deserve. Using different modalities of psychotherapy in the treatment plan
depending on the needs of the individual. Yasmin also uses Mindfulness, self-reflection and relaxation techniques in her practice in order to develop self-knowledge, emotional regulation and skill building.