Shakeeva Nti was born and raised in Miramar, Florida and currently is a Master’s level Marriage Family Therapist. She obtained her Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy at Nova Southeastern University. She is particularly interested in working with clients that are in a season of transformation regarding self-esteem, relationships, life and career goals, and stress management. She specifically works with African American women ages 16 -25. In order to address the disparities that exist among minorities, a closer look at culture needs to be implemented. Shakeeva strives to empower all women to reach their highest potentials by using affirming language and principles of narrative therapy.