Teagan Manny, AMFT
Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #142546
Supervised by Justin Sundgot-Smith, LMFT #112952
Jack May LMFT #94423
Karima Shamma LMFT #88034
Embarking on a therapeutic journey can be both challenging and rewarding. Teagan works collaboratively with individuals, couples and families; guiding them through their process with empathy and respect. Teagan’s goal is to empower individuals to tap into their inherent strengths; promoting resilience, autonomy, and the strengthening of coping skills for life’s various challenges. Teagan is dedicated to tailoring her therapeutic approach to meet the specific needs of each client, recognizing the importance of individualized care in promoting lasting change. Teagan is committed to fostering an inclusive and equitable therapeutic space, where individuals from all backgrounds feel valued and understood.
Through a person-centered lens, Teagan strives to provide a supportive space for exploration, understanding, and growth. Teagan is proficient in collaborating with clients from a broad range of cultural backgrounds, including but not limited to ethnicity, religion, gender identity, and sexual orientation to help navigate challenges among anxiety, depression, grief and loss, relationship issues, self-esteem/exploration, and various life transitions.
M.A. in Marital and Family Therapy from Alliant International University (2023)
B.A. in Psychology from California State University, Bakersfield (2020)
Teagan began her clinical training at Clinica Sierra Vista serving diverse populations within community mental health. Working with children, individuals and various family dynamics influenced by unique cultural, social, and individual factors. Teagan has received extensive training at her time there, some of which include: Helping to Support Children and Adolescents in the Grieving Process, PCIT for Traumatized Children, Trauma Focused – CBT, Social Media and Behavioral Health.
Teagan enjoys game nights with family and friends. Her other interests include baking, traveling, and picking up new creative hobbies. Teagan has immense love for her pet cats and getting new tattoos.