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Sharifa Martin, LPC
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Sharifa Martin, LPC



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Sharifa D. Martin , LPC is an Alumna of Temple University, and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine(PCOM- 2017). At PCOM, Sharifa received a Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling with a concentration in Addictions and Offenders. Sharifa has a wealth of knowledge working with individuals mandated to mental health treatment. In contrast, Sharifa has experience providing therapy to Philadelphia's police officers and their families. Sharifa also has experience working with adolescents in recovery from substance abuse and victims of crime. In addition, Sharifa has a wealth of clinical assessment and leadership experience. Sharifa also engages in organizational work, providing mental health awareness and access to therapy for black men.

Sharifa believes that everyone has the power to be an agent of change in their lives. Sharifa believes that a person's willingness for change, strong support, and individualized therapeutic intervention are key components to overcoming internal barriers impeding a person's quality of life. Sharifa also takes a client-centered approach to therapy, allowing for a collaborative therapeutic experience for clients.

Sharifa's wide range of clinical experiences is what makes her a compassionate, skilled, and adaptable clinician. Sharifa is dedicated to spreading mental health awareness (education). Sharifa's overarching goal is to provide culturally informed and comprehensive mental health services to individuals, groups, couples, and families.


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Credentials, Qualifications and Languages

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    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, MS Mental Health Counseling: Addictions and Offenders, 2017

Why Healthcare

Sharifa is compassionate about providing mental health services because she finds it rewarding to witness the bravery of my clients as they face life's challenges head-on with support, confidence, and coping skills.

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