Doctoral Advanced Practicum


PhD student, Counseling and Counselor Education with a concentration in Mental Health Counseling, University of Florida

M.S., Counseling Psychology, the University of Kansas

B.A., Psychology, Kuwait University

Professional Interests

Hamad’s clinical interests include disenfranchised grief and loss, depression, self-awareness, existential issues.

Approach to Therapy

Hamad aspires to provide his clients with a supportive space where they can feel safe enough to freely explore their emotions, thoughts, fears, and disappointments. His approach to counseling is person-centered, strength-based, and integrative. He primarily draws from psychoanalytic, existential, and cognitive behavioral therapy.

Approach to Wellness

In his free time, Hamad enjoys spending time with his family and friends, watching the Office, movies, and political documentaries, reading, listening to country and classical music, rooting for Arsenal FC and Kansas City Chiefs, and traveling whenever he gets the chance! Well, he probably ends up somewhere in Colorado.