Therapist Profile

Name:
Nazila Amighi
Professional Title:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Email:
Email
Location:
4419 Van Nuys Blvd Ste 208 Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Phone:
(310) 927-0194
License Number
LMFT94686
Practicing Since:
2011
Additional Licenses:
LMFT # 94686

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I am a licensed marriage and family therapist. I am also a relationship therapist, which means I want to help my clients to have the best relationship with themselves and with others. I focus on working with adults, couples, teens, and families employing Narrative Therapy. I also bring training in Solution-Focused Therapy, Encounter-centered Couples Therapy, Trauma Resiliency Model, Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy. I am also trained in Clinical Aggression Replacement Training by County of Los Angeles Probation Department for working with incarcerated adolescents at Camp Gonzales and Camp Miller, and am a certified premarital counselor through Prepare/Enrich. Additionally, I Co-facilitated court-referred anger management group at Phillips Graduate Institute Counseling Center for over a year and a half. My expertise comes from working with clients experiencing depression, anxiety, anger, life transitions, relationship issues, LGBT challenges, trauma, loss and grief, cross-cultural/interfaith problems, cultural transitional difficulties, and pre-marital conflicts. I moved to the United States from Iran in adolescence, which aids me to understand the complexities of differences, whether cultural, sexual or personal. I have a great understanding of the effects of gender, culture, societal norms, and issues of identity on people's lives. I am bilingual, fluent in both English and Farsi, thus I am able to assist clients in therapy using the Farsi language.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Services
Individual, Couple, Adolescent, and Family therapy
Insurance
Credit Cards Accepted
American Express, MasterCard, Visa
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
Online, Phone

Education

Degrees
Masters of Arts in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Career Stress and Changes
Childhood Trauma
Critical Incident Stress Management
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Communication Skills
Couples
Crisis Intervention
Depression/Clinical Depression
Divorce/Dissolution
Ethnicity/Multi-Cultural Relationships
Families
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Individual
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Men's Issues
Parenting
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Stress
Trauma
Women's Issues
Working With Therapists

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Family Systems
Humanistic/Existential
Imago Therapy
Narrative
Somatic
Systems
Certifications
Languages Spoken
Farsi (Persian)
Ethnicity
Persian

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