Tanya Samuelian is a registered Marriage and Family Therapist Intern (MFC# 93868) currently completing her hours for licensure. She received her B.S. in Family and Human Development from Arizona State University and her M.S. in Counseling Psychology from California Lutheran University. During her graduate studies at CLU, Tanya provided psychotherapy at CLU’s Community Counseling Center, which enabled her to interact with and assist children, adolescents, and adults through individual, family, and couple’s therapy. She has provided psychotherapy to a wide range of demographics varying from but not limited to, depression and anxiety to interpersonal relationship difficulties and family dynamics. In addition, Tanya also received specialized guidance in Family Mediation, providing her with additional tools and a deeper understanding to assist children, adolescents, individuals, couples and families.
Tanya’s diverse experience includes working with clients from all different cultural, ethnic, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds. She uses an integrative theoretical approach combining various elements of different theories into practice. Her approach is warm and genuine while still honoring and respecting every client’s boundaries. She believes the key is to individualize the techniques and tools to best fit each client personally.