Nakia Watson is a Licensed Master Social Worker with a BSW from North Carolina A&T State University and MSW at Hunter College in New York. Nakia has experience working with patients who display a variety of symptoms, including those associated with anxiety and depression. Nakia often uses mindfulness techniques such as grounding, deep breathing, and guided meditation to assist those who are dealing with various psychosocial stressors. Nakia is passionate about connecting people to mental health services in order to ensure that they are functioning as the best version of themselves. She strongly believes that mental health impacts overall physical health and it is important to address both. In her free time, Nakia enjoys spending time in nature, trying new recipes, and listening to music.
It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it. – Lena Horne