Dr. Novia Reid, Ph.D., LCSW, CCTP, is a licensed psychotherapist with a niche for helping women and couples. She obtained her Ph.D. in marriage and family therapy, specializing in couple therapy and is a certified clinical trauma professional. Dr. Novia has counseled adults, couples, and families with varied diagnoses and challenges, including depression, relationship issues, conflict, trauma, and self-worth.
Dr. Novia delivers keynotes, workshops, and seminars for women, mixed audiences, and faith-based organizations. She has spoken about building healthy relationships, self-forgiveness, empathy, spiritual growth, and other subjects in South Korea and the United States. Her speaking style is authentic, relatable, and engaging, and her ability to captivate diverse audiences has resonated with attendees who have called her “gifted” and their “missing piece.” She integrates her knowledge as a psychotherapist and personal stories to share thought-provoking messages to evoke inspiration and transformation within her audiences.
Dr. Novia has authored articles in The New Social Worker Magazine, Hope for Women Magazine, and Iridescent Women. However, the written works that have brought her the most joy are her three books, Just You and I Devotions from the Heart, Woman this is for You, and FROM my EYES: Stories and Reflections for Men.