Lori Menendyan, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Tarzana
Are you interested in making a positive life change? Seeking therapy can be overwhelming and confusing. I truly believe every individual is important and unique. I will create a safe and nurturing environment and work collaboratively to help achieve your goals in life. My approach is nonjudgmental, caring, compassionate and empathetic.
In my 10 years of experience, I specialize in issues relating to mood disorders, grief and loss, trauma, postpartum illness, self esteem issues and life transitions.
I offer a free phone consultation and reduced rates for current MSW students and those going through the licensing process. Billing statements can be provided if a PPO insurance plan is utilized. For more information , please refer to www.lmenendyanlcsw.com. I look forward to working with you collaboratively to help attain your goals.
Call or Email Lori Menendyan for a free phone consultation now - (818) 485-2388


  • Years in Practice: 10+ Years
  • School: University of Southern California
  • Year Graduated: 2003
  • License No. and State: 28727 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Lori Menendyan's Groups

Transitioning in to Motherhood

Starting a support group geared for new moms with babies up to 1 years old. This 90 minute group will be a shame free space to process feelings about transitioning in to motherhood and get support and feedback from other new moms. You will learn new coping skills and practical ways to nurture yourself during this difficult time.

More about this group


  • Anxiety
  • Grief
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum


  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Infertility
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Armenian


  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength Based
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2017
Lori Menendyan, MSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Tarzana

Lori Menendyan

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW