Currently in Private Practice.
Psychotherapy with adult individuals, couples. Modalities and treatment orientations: Cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic, clinical hypnosis, transpersonal.
Clinical specialties: anxiety disorders, extensive work with trauma victims (rape, domestic violence, accidents); interracial and multicultural issues in individuals and couples.
Former Director of Mental Health Services.
Walden House, Inc, Substance Abuse programs.
Former Journalism Career included reporting, writing, on-air performance and production work for various media: Time Magazine, “Sesame St.,” KQED-TV, MS. Magazine, WomenSport Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle newspaper, Sun Reporter newspaper and other media outlets.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATIONS AND SPECIALIZATIONS
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (Calif. Lic. #PSY14089)
Certified Gottman Method Couples Therapist
Certified Gottman workshop leader
Certified Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (“Davanloo Method”)
Sex Therapist. UCLA Human Sexuality Program.
EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) Therapy – Level 2
HOBBIES AND OTHER INTERESTS
Docent and art educator at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco (DeYoung; Legion of Honor).
Singing and performing show tunes, pop, light jazz