Anahi Arias Aranda Associate Marriage and Family Therapist  

Anahi Arias Aranda, M.S.,

Associate Marriage and Family Therapist #118077

Supervised by Dr. Melissa Tihin, Psy.D., Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #86602
Serves in person and telehealth clients in Fresno | Serves telehealth clients| Bakersfield | Modesto | San Francisco |Sacramento | San Jose | Oakland
| Folsom | Roseville | Napa

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

― Maya Angelou

As a therapist, I pride myself in providing a safe space for those who would like to create change in their lives. Therapy is never easy. If it were, everyone would do it. With courage, hard work, and time this therapeutic process will prove to be a transformative experience for you. I will serve as someone who will walk alongside you with compassion and zero judgement to get you moving in the direction of change that you want to see in yourself. It would be an honor and privilege to assist you in this journey.

My Approach & Values

Anahi is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist at Central Valley Family Therapy who enjoys working with children, adolescents, adults, new parents, and families from all walks of life. She is passionate about assisting those who are navigating life stressors, relational and interpersonal conflicts, life transitions, grief, trauma, depression, anxiety, and difficulty with communication.

As a California native, Anahi earned a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and Sociology from Fresno Pacific University in 2016. She continued her education and received a Master’s degree in Marriage, Family, and Child Counseling in 2019 from Fresno State.

Prior to her work at Central Valley Family Therapy, Anahi was an intern at Omega Mental Health providing individual, family, and group services to children, young adults, couples, and families. Anahi also provided services at Clinica Sierra Vista where she assisted, empowered and supported those who suffered with severe mental health disorders. She utilizes Trauma-Focused CBT, Theraplay, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, and Dialectic Behavioral Therapy theoretical orientations in the therapeutic process. Anahi provides therapeutic services in both English and Spanish.

Certifications and Specialized Training

  • 2021 Infant Preschooler Mental Health (IPMH) 26 unit Training: Meraki-Minded Professional Development
  • 2020 Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy – The Medical University of South Carolina
  • 2021 Dialectical Behavior Therapy Certification Training – PESI


Professional Memberships

  • California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)


About Us

With locations all over Central and Northern California, our practice specializes in treating individuals, couples and families, and through years of experience, we are confident that no problem is too great to overcome.

Phone Number: (559) 691-6840

Office Hours

Monday- 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
Tuesday- 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
Wednesday- 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
Thursday- 8:00 am to 7:00 pm
Friday- 8:00 am to Noon