Meet Our Counselors

Anita Castle, LMFT
Owner, Clinical Director

Anita Castle, lmft

 Hello and welcome! My name is Anita Castle and I am a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (#87920). I have been working in this field for over a decade in a variety of different settings.

I am the owner and Clinical Director of Castlelight Counseling.

I attended the University of California, Santa Barbara for my undergraduate degree in psychology and earned a masters degree in clinical psychology at Antioch University,

Santa Barbara.

One of the things I pride myself on is my multicultural background that has made me particularly attuned to issues of human diversity which is of particular importance in Long Beach and the surrounding areas.

I love what I do and I look forward to working with you to discover the happiness you deserve!

Anna Athanasoulis
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

Anna Athanasoulis, amft

Hi, my name is Anna Athanasoulis and I'm an Associate Marriage & Family Therapist (#105874). I'm working under Anita Castle's license until I complete my pre-licensure hours.

I graduated from Cal Poly Pomona with a bachelors in psychology, and then from

La Verne University in 2017 with a masters

in Marriage & Family Therapy. 

Ryan Tran
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

Ryan Tran, amft

 Hi all! My name is Ryan Tran. I am an Associate Marriage & Family Therapist (#78429).

I am currently working under Anita Castle's

licensure until I complete my hours for licensing. 

I received my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at California State University of Long Beach and my Masters in Counseling at University of Phoenix. I completed my internship at several non-profit agencies in the community providing therapy for children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. I am certified in Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

as well as Managing and Adapting Practices (MAP).

My main focus is to create a safe, private, and comfortable space for anyone working with me as we embark on your journey to happiness together.

Allison Adamovic
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

Allison adamovic, amft

  Hi! My name is Allison Adamovic and I am

an Associate Marriage & Family Therapist (#111620). I received my BA from the

University of Southern California, and my

MS from Cal State Dominguez Hills.  

My clinical background includes counseling cancer patients and caregivers at the wellness center, Cancer Support Community Redondo Beach. This work has given me knowledge and insight into the deep personal issues of those experiencing highly stressful, traumatic,

and life-changing situations. Clients include: individuals (kids, teens & adults), couples, families, and support groups.