Saadia has 15 years of experience working with children with diverse cognitive, developmental, and social emotional needs. Saadia has an MS in Counseling with an emphasis in Clinical Child Psychology, School Psychology and Marriage and Family Therapy. Saadia is an Internationally Certified Trauma Specialist. Saadia is trained in psychoeducational evaluations, mental health curriculum, and developed a successful model of school based mental health services. Saadia has traveled to Jordan eight times to provide consultation, workshops, and trainings in regards to mental health. Saadia has completed a project in Amman, Jordan that has supported 80 refugee orphans and 35 widows.