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About Dr. Sami

Dr. Sami works with children and teens who are struggling with anxiety, mood disorders, self-esteem; and social, adjustment &, behavioral difficulties. She primarily works with neurodivergent individuals. Her goal is to meet each client where they're at, offer affirmative care, and incorporate their individual interests into therapy.

Specifically, Dr. Sami specializes in working with neurodivergent children, teens, and young adults who experience anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, or have questions about social navigation. Dr. Sami is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of autism and is trained in the ADOS-2 administration. 


Dr. Sami also has experience offering affirming care to gender variant and/or LGBTQIA+ youth.

Regarding education and training, Dr. Sami earned her baccalaureate at Arizona State University (ASU) in Psychology and Family and Human Development. She completed both her master's (MA) and doctoral (Psy.D.) degrees at the Arizona School of Professional Psychology (ASPP) in Clinical Psychology. She has trained in a variety of settings, including private practice, non-profit, in-home behavior therapy, school counseling, community mental health, and adolescent inpatient residential treatment settings. 

In addition to offering clinical services, Dr. Sami co-leads trainings & webinars focused on affirming practices and educating other professionals about neurodiversity.  

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Contact & Location

Child & Adolescent Psychology Professionals

7330 North 16th Street, Suite C-200
Phoenix, Arizona 85020


p: 480-269-5803

f: 602-795-1699    

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