Welcome to Thrive Wellbeing Centre in Dubai, UAE. Here, our professionals know that mental health is just as important as physical health, and that social relationships are the key to our well-being. Our mission is to help our clients accomplish their goals, while supporting them in a warm, empathic, and judgment-free way.
We believe in the power of science and evidence-based treatment options. At the same time, we know that you know yourself and your family best. With this in mind, we combine the latest research and best practice with your values to give you the best tools for you.
Dr. Sarah Rasmi
Psychologist & Managing Director
Dr. Sarah Rasmi is a CDA-licensed psychologist with a Ph.D. from the University of Guelph in Canada. She works with individuals, parents, couples and families across a wide range of issues. Dr. Sarah is also a university professor, government consultant, corporate trainer, and community educator.
Malak Kamel, M.A.
Malak is a CDA-licensed psychologist with 10 years in private practice, academic research, and social governance in Canada. She provides services in English, Arabic, and French to children, adolescents, adults, and families. Malak has a strong interest in individual empowerment and community capacity building.
Dr. Ola Pykhtina
Art & Play Therapist
Dr. Ola specializes in working with children and families. She got her PhD in Counselling from Newcastle University, UK. Her training as an art and play therapist was conducted through the Canadian Association of Child and Play Therapy. She uses Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy, Child-Centred Therapy, Sandtray Therapy, and Jungian Therapy in her work with children, young people and parents.
Sonia Singhal, M.Ed., M.A., LMFT
Psychologist & Psychoeducational Specialist
Sonia is a CDA-licensed Dubai psychologist and a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, California. She received her Masters of Education in Counseling Psychology from Columbia University in New York. Sonia has 15 years counseling and psychoeducation assessment experience. She has worked in California and Dubai.