Alya Abbed, LCPC is a licensed counselor experienced in addressing various mental health
issues affecting the lives of women. She received her Master’s degree in community
counseling from Oakland University in 2005 from Rochester, MI. She utilizes her vast
experience to treat symptoms of trauma, depression, anxiety, grief, and struggles with
adjustment to life’s challenges.
Alya is a trusted clinician who provides understanding, connection and expertise in a safe,
confidential setting. She is passionate about the therapeutic treatment of women
experiencing various mental health challenges due to varying life circumstances. She is a
strong believer in a person-centered approach and incorporates talk-therapy alongside
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to bring about hope, change, and relief in the lives of
those she treats. Alya is certified in Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing
(EMDR) to help treat the lingering and often times debilitating effects of traumatic
experiences on lives. Her expertise allows her to demonstrate and equip clients with
effective coping skills needed to navigate life changes successfully.
Outside of the office, Alya is a dedicated wife and mother of 4 who enjoys an active lifestyle
and spending quality time with family and friends.