Worried About Your Teen?  


I can provide insight, guidance, and relief

I specialize in working with teens & young adults from all cultural backgrounds – whose path of development is a little more complex than others.

Free Initial Consultation
I offer a FREE Initial Parent Consultation to confirm that I am a good match for your family. During this time, I do a thorough assessment of the situation to give you my most helpful recommendations. You will get an immediate and direct experience of the value I provide.

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(310) 951 5678 

  • Parenting Support
    I support parents in slowing down, setting and maintaining firm boundaries, and healing their relationship with their teen.
  • Adolescent Counseling 11-18
    I gently guide teens in thinking about who they are, what they want, and how to express themselves with kindness and grace.
  • Social Skills Assessment & Coaching
    I create personalized exercises, role-playing and homework to assist teens in becoming more comfortable in social settings.
  • Young Adult Life Skills Coaching 19-24
    I help young adults set and meet goals in the areas of job satisfaction, meaningful relationships and financial independence.

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    Don’t worry. There’s hope.

Menu of Services Offered:

Welcome to My Office A Sanctuary for Teens

I create a safe, non-judgmental space for parents and teenagers to explore their obstacles, ask their questions and express their feelings. Bring your problems and leave with solutions. As difficult as things may seem, you are not alone. Better times are ahead!

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(310) 951 5678 

What Past Clients Have Said:

“The best example of her work is in my teen son’s improved behavior and attitude towards life. My teen son was always happy to go see Sandra, and relieved and stress-free when he came back from a session.” – Parent

“Sandra helped me put a lot of the events in my life into perspective. She listened to me respectfully and never made judgments. I had a great experience with Sandra as my therapist.” – Teen Client

“My teen daughter has calmed down, and no longer carries the same anxiety that she once did. She now likes and accepts herself for who she is.” – Parent

“Sandra provided a safe and supportive environment for me to discuss anything. Her feedback resulted in bettering my self-image, my self-esteem and confidence.” – Teen Client

“Sandra’s work with my teen son has made him a more secure, confident and happy individual. She provided a safe and comfortable place for him to express his feelings and explore his emotions.” – Parent

“After thinking together with Sandra, I discovered solutions to my problems. I always felt comfortable sharing my feelings and thoughts, knowing that she would listen and respond with compassion and support.” – Teen Client

“My teen daughter now sees uncomfortable experiences as an opportunity to grow and learn more about herself. Sandra was a very positive influence in her life.” – Parent.

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Adolescent Therapist|Parent Coach|Teen Mentor

Providing service for: Los Angeles, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Malibu, Beverly Hills, Beverly Glen, Culver City, Brentwood, Westwood, Marina Del Rey, Mar Vista, Encino, Sherman Oaks, Topanga Beach and Topanga Canyon, Ocean Park, Hancock Park, West Hollywood.