Directory

Armenian American Mental Health Association (AAMHA) directory of therapists and professionals

armenian therapists*all intern Armenian therapists are under supervision by a licensed professional

 
 
 

Mental health professionals and Armenian therapists in the greater Los Angeles area, with varying specialties, available for referrals and/or consults (in alpha order):

 

Anna Aslanian, LMFT
818-850-0931
Location: West Los Angeles
Specialties: couples (Gottman Method), addiction/codependency, trauma (EMDR)
Insurance: none taken
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Russian, Armenian, English

 

Anita Avedian, LMFT
818-426-2495
Location: Sherman Oaks, Glendale, Tarzana, Hollywood
Specialties: anger management, social anxiety, bipolar disorder
Insurance: take Harrington Health
Sliding Scale: not offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western dialect), English

 

Haya Avetisyan, Graduate Student
347-379-6649
no website
Location: n/a
Specialties: n/a
Insurance: n/a
Sliding Scale: n/a
Languages Spoken: Armenian, Russian, English

 

Adrine Avetyan Benlian, LMFT
818-934-1184
Location: Glendale
Specialties: anxiety, substance abuse, depression
Insurance: none taken
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western and eastern dialects), English

 

Gina Balit, MFT intern, Art Therapist
818-533-1897
Location: Woodland Hills, Brentwood, Burbank/home-based
Specialties: young children (divorce, domestic violence/abuse)
Insurance: none taken
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western and eastern dialects), English

 

Garbis Bartanian, MFT intern (in progress)
323-510-8570
no website
Location: n/a
Specialties: yoga/mindfulness, teens, trauma
Insurance: n/a
Sliding Scale: n/a
Languages Spoken: Armenian, Arabic, French, English

 

Silva Depanian, MFT intern
818-396-6376
Location: Glendale, Pasadena, Hollywood
Specialties: anger management, anxiety, chronic pain
Insurance: none taken
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western and eastern dialects)

 

Armineh “Amy” Gourgian, LMFT
818-970-5245
Location: Glendale, Pasadena
Specialties: couples (Emotionally Focused Therapy), depression, anxiety (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy)
Insurance: none taken
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western and eastern dialects), Farsi

 

Taline Guevrekian, Psy.D. Candidate
626-487-1744
no website
Location: n/a
Specialties: clinical psychology
Insurance: n/a
Sliding Scale: n/a
Languages Spoken: Armenian, French

 

Natalie Jambazian, MFT intern
818-334-8786
Location: Sherman Oaks, Glendale
Specialties: anger management, couples, emotional/behavioral regulation with children/teens
Insurance: none taken
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western and eastern dialects)

 

Tamara Kara
818-270-7058
no website>
Location: Tarzana
Specialties: energy healing/hypnosis, pain management (pre/after surgery), phobias
Insurance: none taken
Sliding Scale: not offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian, English

 

Alice Kaakijian, MFCC – Retired
818-548-5437
no website
Location: Glendale
Specialties: counseling psychology
Insurance: n/a
Sliding Scale: n/a
Languages Spoken: Armenian, English

 

Alice Kevork, MFT intern
818-419-2409
Location: Pasadena
Specialties: parenting (Positive Discipline Facilitator), couples (Premarital Prepare&Enrich Counseling), Anger Management
Insurance: take Aetna PPO
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian, Arabic, Turkish, English

 

Tsoline Kouyoumjian, LMFT
626-720-4070
Location: Pasadena
Specialties: eating disorders, anxiety, depression
Insurance: take Anthem Blue Cross
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western dialect), English

 

Madeleine Sayegh, LMFT
818-495-5016
no website
Location: Glendale
Specialties: trauma, family issues
Insurance: take Medi-Cal
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western and eastern dialect), French, English

 

Tamar Sevajian, MFT intern
626-755-8078
Location: Pasadena
Specialties: grief and loss, anger management
Insurance: none taken
Sliding Scale: not offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western dialect), Arabic, English

 

Tamara Shahmoradian, MFT intern
747-333-9154
no website
Location: Glendale
Specialties: anxiety, depression, domestic violence
Insurance: take Medi-Cal (Beacon, LA Care, HealthNet, Anthem Blue Cross)
Sliding Scale: yes
Languages Spoken: Armenian (eastern dialect), English

 

Lousine Stepanian, PsyD, LMFT
818-649-9093
Location: Glendale
Specialties: trauma/PTSD (EDMR), PTSD, children/adolescents
Insurance: take Magellan
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Russian, Armenian, English

 

Raffi Tashjian, MD – Retired
no phone number
no website
Location: n/a
Specialties: adult psychiatry
Insurance: n/a
Sliding Scale: n/a
Languages Spoken: Armenian, English

 

Siran Tashjian, RN – Retired
no phone number
no website
Location: n/a
Specialties: psychiatric nursing
Insurance: n/a
Sliding Scale: n/a
Languages Spoken: Armenian, English

 

Ani Varbedian, LMFT
818-336-1603
no website
Location: Porter Ranch
Specialties: parenting (Parent Child Interaction Therapy), anxiety, disruptive behaviors in children
Insurance: take Cigna
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian (western and eastern dialects), English

 

Sharon Yegiaian, MD
626-626-7670
Location: Pasadena
Specialties: neurology, neuromuscular nedicine
Insurance: take all commercial and Medicare
Sliding Scale: offered
Languages Spoken: Armenian, Spanish, Chinese, Farsi, English

 

Some of these Armenian therapists are also Board Members; find out more here.

 

Need more names of Armenian therapists? You may also check Psychology Today – type in your zipcode then filter the language section on the righthand side by clicking on “Armenian.”