Ahmed M. Karie, PsyD, MSW, LICSW,

Psychotherapist

Dr. Karie has worked in the field of behavioral health for the past 7 years. He works with patients of all ages and with a variety of conditions including ADHD, emotional and behavioral issues, Autism Spectrum Disorders, substance abuse, traumatic brain injury, and affective disorders. His assessments focus on the biopsychosocial model providing diagnostics impressions that can be utilized to: identify or rule out specific psychological conditions, formulate diagnostic impressions, educate the patient and care providers, guide care and treatment, as well as to facilitate program planning. Dr. Karie works in collaboration with patients, parents, teachers, physicians, and other professionals to formulate a comprehensive evaluation and treatment plan.

Dr. Karie has the experience and expertise in working with patients who are culturally different including, children, teens, and adults from Laos, Somalia, Liberia, Eretria, Oromo, Ethiopia, Kenya, and Karen. Dr. Karie's treatment method is based on individual/family capacity, current life context, and cultural background by using holistic, eclectic, and strengths-based approaches.

Dr. Karie's goal is to provide education, guidance, and structure to patients and their support system(s) as they learn to deal with mental illness and work toward an improved quality of life. Ahmed is bi-lingual; speaking both Somali and English.

Metro Behavioral Health:

Email: akarie@metrobhealth.com

Phone Number : 612-767-7770

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