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Executive Contributors at Brainz Magazine are handpicked and invited to contribute because of their knowledge and valuable insight within their area of expertise.

Anita Avedian

Executive Contributor

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Executive Director of Avedian Cousneling Center

Anita Avedian

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Executive Director of Avedian Cousneling Center

Anita Avedian is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (License # LMFT 38403) and has been practicing psychotherapy since 1996. She is the Executive Director of Avedian Counseling Center and has offices in Sherman Oaks, Glendale, Woodland Hills, and Pasadena. Her specialties include working with relationships, anger, social anxiety, general anxiety, and addictions. She also has been certified as a Thought Field Therapist (TFT) and Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), both which she integrates into her practice.

Outside of therapy, Anita offers a monthly anger management certification program to counselors. Anger Management Essentials is an approved National Anger Management Association (NAMA) model which is used for anger management certification. Moreover, Anita is an Authorized NAMA Trainer and Anger Management Supervisor for certifying anger management specialists. She authored Anger Management Essentials, a workbook for aggression, which has been translated into Spanish, Armenian, and Hebrew, as well as the teen’s workbook which has been translated into Spanish. Anita is the co-Founder of ShrinkSync, the app for therapists, the California Chapter of the NAMA which is the California Chapter of Anger Management Providers, and the Founder of Toastmasters for Mental Health Professionals.

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The Intentional Practice Of Gratitude

What is gratitude? Gratitude is more than a feeling or word that is loosely used; it is a belief and an action toward an appreciation,

Virtual Interviewing Tips

While traditional interviewing can bring its own challenges due to COVID-19 virtual interviewing is at an all-time high.

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Understanding Anger

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Relationships – Healthy Communication Green Flags Vs Red Flags

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Re-imaging Vacationing – Staycation

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Thanksgiving – Why Have A Friendsgiving

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CREA Global Awards presented to

Anita Avedian

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Executive Director of Avedian Cousneling Center

The CREA Global Awards is proudly presented to the honoree by the Brainz Magazine Selection Committee, in recognition for their creative and innovative ideas, adaptability in business, or for their contributions to sustainability and mental health projects.

Caroline Winkvist

Editor-In-Chief

Daniel Ålund

Selection Committee

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Brainz 500 Global Awards presented to

Anita Avedian

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Executive Director of Avedian Cousneling Center

Brainz 500 Global Awards is proudly presented to the honoree by the Brainz Magazine Selection Committee, in recognition of their entrepreneurial success, achievements, and dedication to helping others.

Caroline Winkvist

Editor-In-Chief

Fredrik Elfqvist

Selection Committee

Executive Contributors at Brainz Magazine are handpicked and invited to contribute because of their knowledge and valuable insight within their area of expertise.

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