Ameera Lys (she/her/hers) is Pivot’s  Clinical Director. She  has worked as a trauma-informed therapist for almost a decade and specializes in adolescents and adults who face various mental health and identity development challenges.

As a grounded, honest, compassionate and well-rounded clinician, Ameera tailors her approach to fit clients’ specific goals and incorporate various techniques, which include: psychodynamic, relational, inter-subjective, DBT/CBT, motivational, trauma-informed, strengths-based and solution-focused therapies.

At Pivot Collaborative, we are here to help you on your journey. Each client is approached as a complex individual with a unique narrative. We affirm and empower all genders, sexualities, ethnicities, and faiths in the lifelong practice of positively embracing and mastering self-identity.

“When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak.” – Audre Lorde

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