Dr. Garibyan’s therapy treatment modalities include:
- Individual therapy for ages 18+
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
- Motivational Interviewing (MI)
- Seeking Safety for trauma
- Humanistic Therapy
- Strengths-Based Therapy
Dr. Garibyan earned a Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree from the University of Southern California (USC), majoring in Psychology and minoring in Law & Society. She completed her Psychology Doctoral degree (PsyD) in Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP) at Alliant University.
For over fourteen years, Dr. Garibyan worked in the community mental health setting as a Therapist, Program Director, Clinical Supervisor, and Administrator (focusing on program, policy, and staff development). She worked collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team, to provide individualized and evidence-based mental health, targeted case management, and crisis services treatments to a culturally diverse population of underserved adult population. She has worked with individuals and their families who experienced challenges related to mood disorders, psychosis disorders, trauma, loss/grief, relationships, parenting, and anxiety disorders.
Dr. Garibyan also served as a Clinical Training Director for Doctoral Students from multiple local graduate programs, developing a training curriculum for psychologists-in-training to provide individual therapy, group therapy, and crisis intervention services to adults who had impairments due to severe mental health diagnoses.
Dr. Garibyan is licensed by the Board of Psychology in the state of California and her license number is PSY22856.