Therapists and Life Coaches

Dr. Susan Swim, Ph.D

Senior Faculty NISAPI

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #40480


Faculty, Houston Galveston Institute
Associate, Taos Institute
Member Taos TAIC
Editor Emeritus, Journal of Systemic Therapies/Editor, The Qualitative Report
Retired Faculty, Loma Linda University
Retired Advocacy Chair, AAMFT-CA
Retired Board Member, AAMFT-CA
Retired Insurance Task Force Member, AAMFT-CA
Providing Certificate Program in Community Engagement: A Collaborative Recovery Model
Providing Certificate Program in International Collaborative Theories
Phone:  (626) 487-9305


David Abramovich, JD, MA, MFTa, Taos Associate

Phone: (310) 993-9144  Email: Website:

Under supervision by Dr. David Nylund, LCS #514463

Joannna Buickians, MA, Licensed MFT, PsyD Canidate, Associate Faculty NISAPI

Phone: (818) 407-0922  Email:

Dr. David Nyland, Associate Faculty and NISAPI Supervisor, LCS #514463

Phone: (818) 407-0922 Email:

Lena Margardechian, PsyD, Adjunct Faculty NISAPI , Life Coach

Phone: (818) 407-0922  Email:

Monica Sesma-Vazquez, PhD  Adjunct Faculty NISAPI

Phone: (818) 407-0922 Email:

Ms. Angela Masino, MA, MFTa,  Life Coach

Phone: (818) 407-0922  Email: Website: Under supervision by Dr. David Nylund, LCS #514463

Rene Buenfil, MA, Adjunct Faculty

Phone: (818) 407-0922 Email: