Akeesha is a Philadelphia native. She obtained two graduate degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education in School and Mental Health Counseling, and her bachelor’s degree from Kutztown University. Akeesha is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Certified Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (CAADC), certified PA Professional School Counselor, and a professional member of the American Counseling Association. In addition to private practice, Akeesha works as a school counselor in a K-8 school in Philadelphia. Akeesha is a therapist who is committed to excellence - for others and herself. She promotes a positive work-life balance by scheduling time for self-care most often through travel, exploring hidden treasures in Philadelphia, and spending time with family and friends. Akeesha has found that in doing so, she has achieved her own B.E.S.T. life. Akeesha is committed to helping you pursue your personal goals and achieve your B.E.S.T. life as well.