Arya is an Associate Clinical Social Worker devoted to working with individuals, couples, and families to develop healthy relationships with themselves and others. Arya is bilingual (Farsi). He is passionate about working with LGBTQ+ individuals and their families. His background includes working with individuals experiencing depression, anxiety, substance use, trauma, low self-esteem, and relationship issues, among other mental health struggles and issues. By using modalities such as problem-solving therapy and cognitive-behavioral therapy, Arya’s goal is to help individuals feel empowered and improve their overall quality of life.

University of Southern California: Master of Social Work

Contact: (818) 253-4025 Cell

Under the Supervision of Karen Navarrete, LCSW 91262

Karen has been in the mental health field for over 10 years. She has been a provider and a manager for the county's public services. Karen implements psychodynamic psychotherapy as well as other evidence-based practices. She specializes in trauma and is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Her wish is to help others find ways to cope and heal through life's adversities in a way that is validating and true to themselves. Karen has extensive experience and training working with the military population, military surviving families, the LGBTQIA population, domestic violence, and trauma victims. Karen has worked with co-occurring disorders, HIV/AIDS, terminal illnesses, and court-mandated cases. Throughout her career she has treated anxiety, depression, trauma, OCD, bipolar, addiction, postpartum, grief, and suicide loss.


Doctoral Candidate
University of Southern California, Master of Social Work
Mount St Mary's University, BA, AA

Contact: (818)570-1791 Cell


Estela Cabrera

Associate Clinical Social Worker 96511

Magda is passionate about helping clients learn to navigate internal experiences to find balance, inner peace, and empowerment. Magda believes inner work can be life-changing and can shape your emotions, beliefs, and attitudes to create a healthier and happier version of yourself. Magda approaches her work with warmth and collaboration to create an environment that feels safe and comfortable. In this healing space, her goal is to create new opportunities to engage emotionally which can allow you to create new viewpoints, understanding, and possibilities of the future.

Antioch Univesity: Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology

Contact: (818)570-0038 Cell


Under the Supervision of Karen Navarrete, LCSW 91262

Karen Navarrete

Licensed Clinical Social Worker 91262

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Adanna Eke

Associate Clinical Social Worker 86092

Estela is committed to helping individuals, couples, families, children, and adults work through barriers that stand in their way of becoming successful, productive, and happy. Estela has experience in crisis counseling and has extensive knowledge of community resources. Her diverse approach incorporates a variety of counseling techniques and concepts. It is through this approach that Estela encourages a positive outlook of one’s self, individuality, and diversity to include multicultural backgrounds. Estela approaches her work with excitement and looks forward to helping individuals improve their lives.

California State University, Northridge: Master of Social Work

Contact: (818) 570-0474 Cell

Under the Supervision of Karen Navarrete, LCSW 91262

​​​Patricia Tomlinson Gordan

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist 85484

Arsine Kalaydjian

Associate Marriage & Family Therapist 122150

Arya Pedoeim

Associate Clinical Social Worker 99561

Maribel Palafox

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist 120839

Arsine is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist who has worked with adolescent, adult, and elderly clients. Her background includes working with individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, low self-esteem, chronic illness and disability, terminal illness, bipolar disorder and OCD. Arsine is a bilingual (Armenian) therapist and sensitive to her clients’ diverse cultural backgrounds. Her approach incorporates a variety of counseling techniques, including cognitive-behavioral therapy and solution-focused therapy. She is passionate about helping her clients acquire the foundation, confidence, and skills to move forward in the direction they choose. Arsine’s warm compassion and empathic listening skills empower clients and create a safe space for them to grow.

Pepperdine University: Masters of Arts, Clinical Psychology emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona: Bachelor of Science in Nutrition 

Contact: (818) 570-1742 Cell

Under the Supervision of Patricia Tomlinson Gordan, LMFT 85484

Tricia is a licensed marriage and family therapist who has worked with children, adolescents, and adults in various clinical settings for more than a decade. Because of her personal experience with a physical difference, Tricia has a uniquely empathetic way of relating to clients and helping them overcome adversity. Her areas of expertise include anxiety, depression, trauma, life stressors, and parenting challenges. Tricia particularly enjoys sharing her knowledge about respectful parenting and supporting new parents in the many adjustments that come with welcoming new family members. Tricia's combination of professionalism and warm compassion quickly make clients of all ages feel at ease. 


Pepperdine University: Master of Arts, Clinical Psychology emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy

American Jewish University: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Contact: (818) 570-1731 Cell

Maribel Palafox is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and School Counselor with over five years of experience treating and supporting children, adolescents, adults, and families. Her practice includes treating trauma, partner relational issues, parent and child/adolescent issues, school problems, behavioral issues, dealing and working with anxiety, depression, self-esteem, pre and post-bariatric surgery behavior, LGBTQ+ youth, and families. 
Maribel is a bilingual (Spanish) provider who is culturally sensitive and believes in focusing on each individual client’s strengths. Maribel is fully invested in developing a safe and supportive environment in which all individuals gain real-world, hands-on experiences that supplement their creativity, critical thinking skills, and overall social-emotional growth in a manner that is powerful and meaningful.

California State University, Northridge: Masters of Science, Counseling: Specialization in Marriage & Family Therapy and School Counseling, Pupil Personnel Services (PPS) credential 
California State University, Northridge, Bachelor’s Degree

Contact: (818) 570-1016 Cell

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Magda Herrera

Associate Marriage & Family Therapist 126742

Adanna is dedicated to supporting individuals, couples, and families with uncovering patterns, increasing self-awareness, and developing the tools to live more satisfying lives. With extensive experience in emergency psychiatric services, child welfare and crisis counseling; Adanna is able to utilize both collaborative and dynamic therapeutic approaches when working with her clients. This includes a variety of evidence-based practices. Adanna has experience working with survivors of IPV, trauma survivors, Anxiety, Depression, Acute Psychosis, Dual Diagnosis, and suicide prevention. She has also worked with HIV/AIDS, LGBTQIA+, and those who are experiencing trauma stemming from diversity and inclusion issues (i.e. colorism, featurism, textures, and racism). Adanna is deeply invested in supporting folks to develop increased self-esteem and a firm sense of self-determination, through an affirming and supportive therapeutic environment.


Columbia University School of Social Work: Masters of Science in Social Work

University of California, Riverside: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology


(818) 570-3679 Cell


Under the Supervision of Patricia Tomlinson Gordan, LMFT 85484