28632 Roadside Dr #145,
Agoura Hills, 91301

Diagnostic and Counseling Center

A Journey of a
Thousand Miles
Begins With a Single Step

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Our well-trained clinical team will give you tools to help you navigate the challenges in life that are keeping you from being your best. We will work with you to identify and eliminate the obstacles that are keeping you from finding happiness. Together, we can go from where you are, to where you want to be.

Children & Teens

Growing up in today’s world presents teens and children with a unique challenge. Surrounded by social media and a demand for excellence, teens are sometimes left feeling lonely, anxious, or depressed. Our team works with children and adolescents to help develop tools and strategies to guide them through these formative years and beyond.

Family & Couples

There is nothing more rewarding and more challenging than relationships. They are vital for our health and our happiness. Our staff helps families and couples to improve communication, develop healthier boundaries, and establish new patterns.

Who we are

We Are The Best Support for You

The Diagnostic and Counseling Center is unique in that we offer both assessment and treatment in the same facility. Whether you are looking for a diagnosis, or psychotherapy, DCC is able to provide high quality service to help support you. Conveniently located off the freeway in Agoura Hills, our practice happily provides psychotherapeutic services individually tailored to members of the greater Los Angeles community. Our diverse and highly-trained staff are capable of treating a wide range of diagnosis and modalities. Let us help you to be the best you can be!

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What we offer

Therapies & Treatments


We utilize a series of empirically based developmental and diagnostic tests to assess and measure current levels of functioning. We assess multiple levels of domains such as: Cognition, language development, adaptive skills, executive functioning and social skills.

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Our mental health is one of the most important factors in our overall well-being. Yet, we often do not treat it as a priority. Therapy serves as the ultimate form of self-care. It provides a unique space for a person to be heard and understood in an environment free of judgment.Whether you are seeking therapy for yourself, your family, or your relationship; our diverse, highly-trained staff is capable of helping a wide variety of diagnoses and modalities.

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Get a Consultation Right Now! Call: (818) 630-5744

We are a group of dedicated clinicians looking forward to helping you.


Meet Our Therapists

Dr. Bahareh Talei

Dr. Bahareh Talei

Dr. Bahareh Talei received her Doctorate of Psychology (Psy.D.) from Pepperdine University, Graduate School of Education and Psychology. Dr. Talei is a licensed psychologist...

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Masters degree in clinical psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy

Cara Itule

Cara Itule is a licensed registered Marriage and Family Therapist. She holds a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from...

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Tyler Elias

Tyler Elias is an Associate Marriage Family Therapist who currently has a private practice in the Agoura Hills area. He obtained his Master of Psychology from California Lutheran University...

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Teresa irvin

M.A. Clinical Psychology Teresa Irvin M.A. Clinical Psychology- is an Associate Marriage and Family Therapist. She holds a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology with an Emphasis ...

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Emilyn Ahmed

Emilyn Ahmed is a registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist and received her Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University...

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Robin Wolvek

Robin Wolvek is a Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist. She holds a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University, Graduate School...

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28632 Roadside Dr #145,
Agoura Hills, 91301

Call: (818) 630-5744