Dr. Helen Mah Mahfar attended high school in Switzerland at Chateau Mont-Choisi Lausanne. She completed her undergraduate coursework at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), received her MBA from the University of Southern California (USC), then received her Masters in Psychology from Antioch University, and finally received a Ph.D in Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute. She has worked at The Maple Counseling Center, The Wright Institute, and Teen Line Cedar Sinai Hospital. She has been in private practice for over ten years now, and has worked with hundreds of clients. Her experience is cross-cultural, and with her ability to speak English, Farsi, French and Spanish, she has clientele from all over the globe.

Dr. Mah has conducted seminars in Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, and Geneva, Switzerland, while also appearing in Tasvir Iran TV and on KIRN 670 am radio.