Malaka Hakim has a Doctorate in Medicine and a Master’s of Arts in Counselling Psychology. She transitioned into the field of psychotherapy because she felt that therapists had a real opportunity to witness growth and development in their clients’ lives and make a significant difference. It takes a lot of courage to ask for help and awareness is the first step.
Malaka can help clients learn more about themselves and develop new skills to reduce stress and overcome addiction. Malaka also works with people using a multitude of different approaches, including client-centered.
Malaka’s authentic personality, paired with a genuine respect for others allows her to work with individuals that encounter varying degrees of challenges. She works with her clients as a Clinical Therapist apart of Trafalgar’s inpatient program in Ontario, Canada.