Sara Aly, CBIS, LCSW

My clients describe me as a warm and compassionate therapist who uses humor and genuine interactions in her practice. My priority is to provide a validating, non-judgmental, and healing space for my clients to feel valued, heard and empowered. I like to integrate a range of evidence based therapeutic approaches including Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), Person Centered, Internal Family System (IFS), Positive Psychology, and Motivational Interviewing (MI) in a safe and empathetic space.

I am extremely passionate about empowering people towards healing. I like to help people work towards the best version of themselves and gain independence by pushing past their limitations.


I have over 12 years of experience working in the field of human services and nonprofit serving individuals with disabilities, trauma, and complex health conditions. I have a tremendous amount of experience in leadership, mediation, mentoring, training, team building and supervising a large team of case managers. I am also certified as a brain injury specialist.

*I provide therapy in both English and Arabic languages.

I have experience working with the following: Anxiety, Depression,  Adjustment Disorder, Relationship Issues, Coping Skills, Executive Functioning Difficulties, Self Esteem, Grief and Loss, Life Transitions, Trauma, Emotional distress, Chronic Health Conditions, Traumatic Brain Injury

Educational Background

·    Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

·    Advanced Wellness and Recovery Coach

·    Certified Interpreter in Health and Human Services (Arabic Language)

·    Certified Brain Injury Specialist(CBIS)

·    Master of Clinical Social Work (MSW), George Mason University

Fees: 50 minutes session: $150

Licensure: VA License #904013676