South Bay

316 Maple Avenue
Torrance, CA 90503

Phone: 714-558-9266
Fax: 714-558-9322
Email: info@ciftcounseling.com


Hours:

Administrative:  M-F 9 AM to 4 PM
Counseling: M-F 8 AM to 8 PM

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Our South Bay Staff

Anna Huang, PhD | Psychological Assistant | 714-558-9266 x248 | Offices: Orange, Los Alamitos, South Bay
License: PSB94023712
Biography: Dr. Anna Huang earned her doctoral and master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Rosemead School of Psychology. She has experience working with children, adults, couples and older adults. She is certified to conduct pre-marital and couples therapy with the Prepare/Enrich program. She particularly enjoys collaborating with emerging adults to navigate life transitions. Dr. Huang enjoys working with individuals who experience depression, anxiety, family and divorce issues, relationship issues, culture/diversity issues (she is proficient in Mandarin Chinese), and a desire for self-awareness and personal growth. She strives to provide a safe, non-judgmental space for individuals to better understand themselves and connect with others.

Kelly Rodriguez, MA | Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist | 714-558-9266 x269 | Office: South Bay
License: LMFT99917
Biography: Kelly is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a Master’s degree from Hope International University. She has a heart to help people find balance of mental, physical and spiritual wellness to fulfill God’s plan for their lives. Her desire is to facilitate a process of growth for those experiencing depression, anxiety, relationship struggles, trauma, attachment, acculturation, life transitions, personal growth and spiritual issues. She especially enjoys working with women, young adults, couples, men and families, from different backgrounds and cultures, applying the approach that best fits her clients’ needs. She is passionate to walk alongside her clients to reach their full potential, finding hope when they may feel hurt, overwhelmed, and distressed. Kelly is certified in Prepare/Enrich, a comprehensive tool used in both pre-marital and couples therapy. She is also a Certified Domestic Violence counselor. Kelly and her husband have been active leaders for several years at their local church, working in the worship and youth ministry. Kelly is fluent in Spanish with a passion for also serving the Latino community.
Samantha Morey, MA | Associate Marriage & Family Therapist | 714-558-9266 x268 | Office: South Bay
License: AMF91996
Biography: Samantha is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist who earned her Master’s degree at Hope International University. She has served as a lay counselor at her church for 20 years before deciding to pursue a career as an MFT. Samantha enjoys working with women, men, couples, and families. Her areas of therapy include depression/anxiety, trauma, relational and spiritual issues, grief/loss, parenting conflicts, and sexual issues of past and present. Samantha also has a keen understanding of ministry conflicts and church wounds. She is a shepherd who walks alongside her clients on their journey toward healing.
Sarah Frontiera, MS | Associate Marriage & Family Therapist | 714-558-9266 x229 | Offices: Los Alamitos, South Bay

License: IMF102691
Biography: Sarah is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist who completed her Masters in Counseling with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy at California State University, Long Beach. She enjoys working with adults, adolescents, and couples on their journey towards healing and growth. She is committed to providing support and compassion in a safe environment to empower her clients and help reach their therapeutic goals. Sarah’s areas of experience and interest include depression, anxiety, trauma/abuse, phases of life issues, personal growth, and the demands of life in ministry.