Ahndrea Weiner, MS, LMFT, LPCC

Director of Training

Ahndrea Weiner is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a Masters of Science in Educational Psychology. She is currently the Director of Training at CLARE MATRIX where she has worked in many different capacities for the last 26 years. Her expertise and experience in the field of addictions has provided her opportunities to be clinical supervisor on numerous nationally recognized NIDA/SAMHSA/CSAT research studies, and clinical director of outpatient treatment programs. Her wealth of knowledge in evidence-based treatment practices such as the Matrix Model and Motivational Interviewing has taken her around the world providing training to individuals and organizations.

Along with her work at CLARE MATRIX, Ms. Weiner, is Professor of Psychology at Pepperdine University in the Graduate School of Education Psychology, where she most recently created the very first online addictions course curriculum for the Marriage and Family Graduate Studies program. Ahndrea is also on the faculty as well as an active Board member for the Alcohol and Drug Studies Program at UCLA. She has authored book chapters and journal articles in the addictions field, co-created the AAMFT Substance Use Disorders Online Certification Program, has appeared in numerous training videos and was featured in the HBO 14-part documentary series, “Addiction”. Licensed since 1993, Ahndrea continues to see clients via her Telemedicine private practice.