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Maariya Ilyas - Life Strategist & Relationship Consultant

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I am a Mental Health Specialist with over 12 years of experience within the field. I have worked in psychiatric intensive care units, in community-based settings, and within the forensic and criminal justice system. I have extensive experience in conducting psychiatric assessments and providing psychotherapeutic-based sessions to patients and delivering psychoeducation sessions to corporate firms. I have experience working with:

Narcissistic Personality disorder, Psychopathy, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective disorder, Bipolar affective disorder, Emotionally unstable personality disorder, Anxiety disorders (social anxiety, generalized anxiety, obsessive-compulsive, PTSD) and Depression.

Services I Offer:

  • Life Strategy
  • Highly personalized guidance, support and strategic action planning to help you develop one or more areas of your life
  • Boundaries mentoring
  • Communication skills
  • Pre-marital, marital and post-marital support
  • Talking therapy

My focus is to help clients:

  • Establish boundaries with themselves and with other people
  • Gain clarity on what one would want from life and develop goal-setting strategies
  • Breaking down the cycle of self-sabotage and limiting beliefs
  • Develop a growth mindset
  • Build resilience and assertiveness
  • Pre-marital, marital, relationship consultations
  • Creating enhanced self-awareness
  • Time management strategies and optimizing productivity.

1 to1 sessions with me are ideal if you:

  • Are struggling with your relationship with yourself, family, friends, spouses or potential partners
  • Are finding it difficult to establish boundaries with yourself and other people
  • Need to break down the cycle of self-sabotage and limiting beliefs
  • Are ready to develop and maintain a growth mindset but just can't figure out how
  • Want to become emotionally resilient and assertive
  • Want to gain clarity on what you want from life
  • Are struggling with procrastination and productivity
Suggested Price Package: TBC
Suggested Price Package: Highly personalised guidance, support and strategic action planning to help you develop one or more areas of your life. $140 for a 45-50 minute 1 to 1 session delivered online via Zoom. A typical session includes: Identification of areas for development, Strategic action planning, Aligning values towards goals, Identifying obstacles and barriers, Creating accountability
Key Areas of Expertise: Life Strategy , Highly personalized guidance, support and strategic action planning, Boundaries mentoring , Communication skills, Pre-marital, marital and post-marital support , Talk therapy
Vetting Level: Basic
DBS/CRB & Safeguarding:
DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service)/ CRB (Criminal Records Bureau)
Safeguarding Certificate
Professional Insurance
Method: Online
Marriage & Family Services:
Divorce Counselling
Family Mediation
Family: Child Minding
Marriage: Independent Wakeel
Post Marriage Counselling
Pre-Marital Advice
Support: Domestic Abuse
Counselling & Support:
Advice on Shariah Matters
Dream Interpretation
Certified Counselling
Counselling: General & Pastoral
Interfaith Engagement
New Muslims & Shahadah
Support: Addiction & Mental Health
Visiting Mosques
Visiting Prisons
Classes, Training & Services:
Al-Qur'an Studies - Memorization, Tajweed & others
Education - GCSE, SATS, IB, Homeschooling, etc
Arabic Language
Celebratory Services
Coaching, Leadership & Mentoring
Dietary, Fitness, Health & Nutrition
Friday Khutba
Islamic Studies & Halaqas
Islamic Art, Design & Architecture
Media Engagement & Public Speaking
Mosque Consultancy
Research & Translation
Sustainable Living
Seerah & Storytelling
Videography & Photography
Booking for an audience of:
Youth Boys
Youth Girls
Special Needs
Qualification, Studies and Certificates: BSc Psychology and Criminology, PGDip Psychiatric Nursing, Family Therapy Training, Psychoeducation Training
In Service Since (Year): 2013
Regular Locations: London and online