social anxiety Resources

It can be a challenge to find a trusted resource, especially one that may be a good fit. When talking to the providers and/or professionals listed below, be sure to use your own judgment when assessing whether they would be helpful. Please note that we are not responsible for the content, claims, or representations of the listed sites and agencies.

Psychotherapy with private practitioners

Anita Avedian, LMFT
Specializes in Social Anxiety, Addictions, and Anger Management
(818) 426-2495
Sherman Oaks, Woodland Hills, Glendale, and Hollywood

Social Anxiety Institute

Institute for Couples Counseling
Karen Greenhouse, PhD(c), MFT
Specializes in Couples Therapy
(800) 980-1953
Studio City

Quiet Mind Solutions
Ken Goodman, LCSW
Specializes in Anxiety
(818) 426-1780


Dr. Nora Papasian
Specializes in Children and Adolescents
(818) 571-2807
Sherman Oaks

Dr. Adel Mostafavi
Specializes in Addictions, and Geriatrics
(310) 871-0670
Manhattan Beach & Sherman Oaks

Dr. Douglas Sears
Specializes in Children and Adolescents
(818) 784-8481

Anger Management Sherman Oaks
Anger Management 818
Sherman Oaks
(818) 990-0999

Anger Management Woodland Hills
Anger Management 818
Woodland Hills
(818) 990-0999

Anger Management Glendale
Anger Management 818
(818) 990-0999

Anger Management Beverly Hills
Anger Management 818
Beverly Hills
(818) 990-0999

Anger Management Studio City
Anger Management 818
Studio City
(818) 990-0999

Anger Management Hollywood
Anger Management 818
(818) 990-0999

Anger Management West Los Angeles
Anger Management 818
West L.A.
(818) 990-0999  

Group Therapy/ Support Groups /Assessments / Psychiatrists

Family Law

Hammers and Baltazar, LLP
Santa Monica & Newport Beach
(310) 458-0796

Center for Cooperative Divorce
Encino, Santa Monica & Valencia
(877) 318- 2323

Criminal Law

Baghdaian Criminal Law Corporation
Sherman Oaks
(213) 427-8888

Local Sliding Scale & Low Fee Clinics

For victims of Domestic Violence
Jewish Family Services – Family Violence Project
(818) 505-0900

Friends of the Family
Van Nuys
(818) 988-4430

Phillips Graduate Institute
Usually with MFT trainees and interns
(818) 386-5600

Substance Abuse and Addictions
Tarzana Treatment Center
(818) 996-1051
Valley Community Clinic

North Hollywood
(818) 763-8836

Valley Family Center
Batterer’s Treatment Program
San Fernando
(818) 365-8588

Catholic Charities
Van Nuys
(818) 988-2850

Family Stress Center
North Hills
(818) 830-3270

Pepperdine Community Counseling Center Usually with MFT trainees and interns Encino
(818) 501-1678

San Fernando Valley Counseling Center
Usually with MFT interns
(818) 341-1111

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