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Janein Chavez

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Janein has worn many hats in her lifetime, and ridden many storms before deciding to become a therapist. She’s lived abroad, explored life in other cities, followed her bliss, followed her heart, and continues to follow her dog Fellini into new and exciting places in life…



MA Clinical Psychology Antioch University Los Angeles CA

Fulbright Garcia Robles Fellow Oax Mex

BA Community Studies UC Santa Cruz

Clinical Training

Maternal Mental Health Certificate, Postpartum Support International/2020 MOM, Wendy Davis LMFT

Mindfulness-Based EMDR, Dr. Stephen Dansiger

Compassionate Bereavement Care, MISS Foundation, Dr. Joanne Cacciatore

Trauma Resiliency Model, Elaine Miller-Karas, MSW

40-HR CA Domestic Violence Training, YWCA of Glendale

Grief Intensive Specialist Training, Fredda Wasserman, LMFT MPH

Grief Therapy: Faciing Loss, Opening the Heart, Alexandra Kennedy LMFT

Intuitive Healing and Mindfulness, Dr. Judith Orloff

Self Compassion in Therapy with Girls and Women, Dr Melissa Johnson

Yoga for Mood Management for Clinicians, Amy Weintraub RYT500

LaTeen Power! Facilitator, Dr. Ana Nogales

Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy



Jack (a Poo) of all trades

The one and only.

An escape artist, inspector of crumbs, sleep leader, nap dealer, and snack stealer…

Fellini does not attend sessions (he’s too busy chasing squirrels and soccer balls…)

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At the center of your being you have the answer, you know who are and you know what you want

Lao Tzu