Linda Farkas, M.S.

9936 Reseda Blvd Unit 40, Northridge, CA 91324-1514


Phone: (818) 870-7000


My practice is aimed at providing low fee therapy to clients. I have experience working with a variety of backgrounds including clients struggling with substance abuse, overeating, marital issues, trauma and grief. The majority of my clients have been referred to me by former clients – a fact that makes me very proud of my work.

The majority of my internship was spent working with patients who had been sexually violated and thus, severely traumatized. Many had spent their childhood years trying to survive the abuse. Since then, I have worked with the homeless,chronically mentally ill individuals who were addicted to either drugs or alcohol, or both. I went on to work with people who had been diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness who had experienced many hospitalizations. Some of my clients have been able to stay out of the hospital as a result of our work together. When their lives became unbearable, they learned coping skills that kept them out of the psychiatric units.

Aligned with my trauma work comes the desire to help those who are suffering from losses that have left them devastated and grieving. I use all the skills at my disposal in order to provide my clients with the tools to succeed and survive. A child’s grief is different from that of adult as they might not grasp the irreversibility and inevitability of death or see it in the same way that adults do. Istrive to assist grieving people to successfully survive serious personal losses..

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