Meet Sakeenah

Sakeenah Hakim
Behavioral Therapist


Sakeenah is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a behavioral therapist at Brightline.

Sakeenah lives in Los Angeles and enjoys playing soccer and flag football, as well as traveling.

Sakeenah has supported clients ages 12 and up with life experiences such as foster care, domestic violence, medical social work/hospice, and incarceration. Her clinical experience includes private practice, community clinics, group homes, and shelters.

Sakeenah utilizes a strength-based and holistic approach that emphasizes mindfulness and recognizes the effects of trauma on behavior and development. She prioritizes her client’s needs and encourages a partnership dynamic when establishing, implementing, and meeting their treatment goals. 

Sakennah has a Master of Social Work degree from Howard University.

The Fun Stuff

Random thing about you?  I’m a Certified Yoga Teacher and Scuba Diver.

Superpower you’d like to have? Teleportation combined with freezing time.

Perfect Saturday? An early workout followed by a family beach day with games and a great picnic.