Dr. Sahar Kousa-Awad, MD

PsychiatryFemaleAge 52

Dr. Kousa-Awad
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Monmouth Medical Center

75 N Bath Ave Long Branch, NJ 07740

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Dr. Sahar Kousa-Awad, MD is a Psychiatry Specialist in Long Branch, NJ. Dr. Kousa-Awad has more experience with Psychotic Disorders and General Mental Health than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities Monmouth Medical Center and Penn Medicine Princeton Health. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kousa-Awad to book an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

In my practice we take an overall look at each individual. Considering their past experiences, their current situations and their goal in life. Through...Read more


Dr. Sahar Kousa Awad is a  board-certified adult psychiatrist with a certificate of additional qualifications in addiction psychiatry, long time dedicated...Read more


  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications


Creedmoor Psychiatric Center
Residency Hospital


  • English
  • Arabic


Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Sahar Kousa-Awad, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Kousa-Awad has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Sahar Kousa-Awad, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Sahar Kousa-Awad, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Kousa-Awad's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Sahar Kousa-Awad, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kousa-Awad frequently treats Psychotic Disorders and General Mental Health. See all practice areas where Dr. Kousa-Awad specializes.

Where is Dr. Sahar Kousa-Awad, MD's office located?

Dr. Kousa-Awad's office is located at 75 N Bath Ave, Long Branch, NJ 07740. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Sahar Kousa-Awad, MD speak?

Dr. Kousa-Awad speaks Arabic and English. View profile to see all.

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Kousa-Awad

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Kousa-Awad treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Kousa-Awad treats other conditions, please contact the office at (732) 923-6500.

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Dr. Kousa-Awad typically treats 96% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizoaffective Disorder
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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General Mental Health

General mental health includes management, treatment and prevention of mental illness through risk factor screenings, counseling, group therapy, and wellness support.Compare with other General Mental Health specialists.

Dr. Kousa-Awad typically treats 80% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Diseases
Bipolar Disorder
Psychiatric Medication Therapy
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Check Dr. Kousa-Awad's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Kousa-Awad's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Weight-Related Conditions

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(732) 923-6500

Dr. Kousa-Awad accepts the following insurance:

Personal Choice PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
QualCare PPO



Monmouth Medical Center75 N Bath Ave Long Branch, NJ 07740