Amanda is currently on Maternity Leave.
Amanda Estrella is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT 105836) in California. Amanda is a dedicated, compassionate, and non-judgmental therapist with experience in working with individuals, couples, adolescents, and families.
Amanda's education and experience have provided her with the skills necessary to be a highly effective therapist. Amanda has a wide range of experience in working with individuals struggling with a variety of issues. Some of these include: anxiety, self-esteem issues, existential issues, depression, substance abuse problems, grief, trauma, and relationship issues.
Amanda's approach as a clinician is integrative, collaborative, and strength-based. Her goals are to help each client uncover their strengths, values, and abilities in order to facilitate their growth and assist them in overcoming problems. Amanda upholds all legal and ethical standards, including the confidentiality of every client.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Substance abuse - Reducing and preventing the negative impact of drug and alcohol use and addictions on physical, emotional, and relational health
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Existential issues - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness
Amanda Estrella is not in-network with any insurances.
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Private Practice, 2016 - Present
CLARE Foundation, 2013 - 2018
Pepperdine University, MA in Clinical Psychology, 2014
New York University, BA in Social Sciences, 2011