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Silva Depanian is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFC# 121864) and Certified Anger Management Counselor at Avedian Counseling Center. She earned her Master of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine’s School of Education and Psychology.

Currently, Silva is dedicated to fostering a safe environment and providing individuals, couples and groups with opportunities to achieve a balanced, more peaceful quality of life. She specializes in Chronic Pain Management, Anxiety, Anger Management, and Codependent Relationship Issues. Silva helps clients by taking a non-judgmental perspective, working in tandem with clients to reach their goals, and using an integrative approach to therapy, with a blend of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems, and Mindfulness theories and interventions.

As a Certified Anger Management Counselor through Anger Management Essentials, Silva facilitates Anger Management classes to both court-ordered individuals, as well as those who attend voluntarily or have been recommended by their family or workplace. Silva typically facilitates weekly Anger Management classes on Tuesday evenings, and is also able to see individual clients for one on one coaching. However, for the health and safety of clients during the Covid-19 outbreak, all sessions are conducted through telehealth via Zoom.

Silva strives to provide a comfortable framework in which clients can grow and discover a more balanced, fulfilled, happier version of themselves.

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