Lianne Tendler, LMFT

Lianne is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who has been part of the Evolve team since 2015.

Lianne earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology at the University of Arizona and received her master’s in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University. Prior to Evolve, Lianne gained experience working with youth in foster care as well as with survivors of domestic violence. She strives to create a caring and safe space for her clients to help them gain greater insight into themselves. Lianne works to help her clients leave treatment with increased confidence and self-respect, two crucial components on their journey toward a fulfilling adulthood.  

Throughout her years with the company, Lianne has held various positions, including Lead Residential Counselor, Primary Therapist, and Clinical Program Director. In her current role as Regional Program Director, Lianne works closely with the 6 residential programs in the Los Angeles area. Her hands-on experience in Evolve’s programs allowed her to see the growth possible in our teenage clients in the residential setting, which makes her passionate about maintaining a consistent quality of care across all Evolve locations.   

Outside of work, Lianne enjoys traveling with her husband, trying new exercise classes, and spending time with her family and friends.  

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Lianne Tendler, LMFT

Regional Clinical Program Director, Southern CA