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Therapist

Kelly Jianas, LMFT

Undergraduate Education:

Westmont College - Bachelor of Arts in Music

Graduate Education:

Azusa Pacific University - Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology

Professional Licenses:

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Clinical Training/Certifications:

Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Art Therapy, Trauma Therapy

Counseling Services:

Individual, Couple, Marriage and Family Therapy:  Specializing in Bipolar Disorder, depression, anxiety and relationship issues

About Kelly:

Kelly Jianas counsels teenagers, adults, couples and families in their healing journey by deepening the understanding of their lifes meaning.  Kelly’s open, compassionate and warm personality allows clients to authentically open up and feel comfortable sharing their inner most thoughts and fears, while working towards their healing and wholeness, in a safe space. 

Empowering clients to access their inner strength, Kelly uses solution-focused, person-centered, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) interventions.  These evidence-based approaches have proven to help address a variety of mental health concerns, including Bipolar Disorder, depression, anxiety, relationship issues and more.  Kelly loves to help clients in their spiritual direction and meets clients where they are at, non-judgmentally.  Kelly also works with clients who struggle with grief and loss and can relate to those who have lost people close to them. 

Kelly graduated with her Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology; Marriage & Family Therapy from Azusa Pacific University in California and has been in the field of counseling since 2010.  She moved to Idaho Falls in 2017.  A Christian who attends a local evangelical church, Kelly loves Jesus and sings on the church worship team.  She also loves spending time with her husband, son, golden retriever and two cats.  Kelly enjoys being outside in God’s beautiful creation while hiking with friends.  She also loves photography, dancing and writing. 

Kelly has lived with mental health struggles of her own and has overcome them with the help of outstanding counselors.  Because Kelly has seen the power of quality therapy work in her own life, she is dedicated to seeing the same success in her own clients.  This is what drew Kelly into the field of counseling; seeing each client grow into their best self and then go on to inspire others. 

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