Deema Bakleh is a Counseling Intern at Khalil Center, pursuing her Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Northwestern University. Deema is passionate about providing a non-judgmental, safe space for her clients where they can be themselves while working collaboratively towards their goals. She has volunteered extensively for youth and adult programs within her community. Deema currently resides in Chicagoland with her husband. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, baking, and spending time outdoors.