Advocate | Therapist| Writer | Speaker
Aaliyah Nurideen is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in New Jersey, licensed certified social worker-clinical (LCSW-C) in Maryland and a board approved Supervisor in Maryland. Aaliyah is a community mental health therapist, advocate, writer, speaker, social and cultural analyst and creator of Connection Cards™.
Through her professional experience -- working directly with children, adolescents and adults diagnosed with mental illness -- she finds impactful purpose in providing: interventions, strategies and techniques that support healing individuals to become the best versions of themselves.
Aaliyah is dedicated to amplifying the voices of those who are marginalized and silenced by creating avenues for dialogue; specifically at the intersection of race and gender. She is working to expand and share her vision alongside Black and allied communities.
“Ms. Nurideen cares about the work she does from her core; you can feel how passionate and progressive she is, from her acute attention to detail to continually sharpening her skills and competencies."
“ [I enjoyed] how we got to talk about ourselves without being judged. ”