Anna Aslanian is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a private practice in West Los Angeles, California. Additionally, she is licensed in the states of Florida and New York and offers sessions via Phone/Skype, when appropriate (please read more about this in Services Provided section).
Change can only occur in a supportive, respectful and warm environment, when one feels fully accepted and understood. Anna Aslanian works collaboratively with clients to develop practical strategies to accomplish treatment goals while providing clients with a safe space to explore whatever is on their mind. Anna Aslanian has worked with a wide variety of clients in different settings ranging from clients experiencing psychosocial stressors, marital problems, addictions, trauma to acute psychiatric disorders. She offers a highly personalized approach tailored to each of her client’s needs, while utilizing various therapeutic methods.
Education: Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy, with a professional emphasis in Body Image/ Eating Disorders. University of La Verne (2011 La Verne, California). Bachelor of Arts, Psychology . California State University, Northridge (2006, Northridge, CA).
Licenses: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist 90700, California/ Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist MT2934, Florida/ Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist 001156, New York
Specializations: Couples therapy/Relationship problems/Trauma/ Addiction/Anxiety/Depression
Treatment Approaches: CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy); DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy); Family Systems; Gottman Method Couples Therapy; Positive Psychology; SFT (Solution Focused Therapy); Mindfulness based therapy; EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing).
Additional Language Skills: Armenian and Russian.
Trainings/Certificates: Body Image concerns/Eating Disorders (ULV 2011); Crisis Intervention-CORS; Gottman Method Couples Therapy (Levels 1, 2, 3); Gottman Therapy for Couples in Addiction; EMDR (levels 1, 2).
Professional Memberships: AAMHA (Armenian American Mental Health Association)
CAMFT (California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists)