About me

Professional Qualifications

❁ Ph.D in Clinical Psychology from Wayne State University in Michigan, USA (2012).

❁ Doctoral internship and post-doctoral fellowship, both accredited by the American Psychological Association, in the VA Health Care System in Chicago, Illinois and St. Pete, Florida, USA (2011-2013).

❁Masters of Arts in Psychology from Wayne State University in Michigan, USA (2008).

❁Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the American University in Cairo, Egypt (2005).

❁Post graduate program in relational psychodynamic therapy through the White Institute in New York.

Clinical Experience

I have been working with clients for over 13 years across various settings, including community clinics, hospitals, substance abuse programs, the court system, and private practice.

Academic Experience

I served as an assistant professor in the department of Psychology at the American University of Beirut-Lebanon for several years. In that capacity, I taught undergraduate and graduate students, supervised graduate students’ clinical and research work, and conducted and published research.

Consultation Experience

I have been involved in various capacities with non governmental organizations providing psychosocial services to Syrian refugees in Lebanon.

Alaa Hijazi, online psychotherapist, psychologist, Beirut, Lebanon
Alaa Hijazi, online psychotherapist, psychologist, Beirut, Lebanon