Ph.D. -- Center for Psychological Studies, Albany, CA
Psychoanalytic Training -- Lacanian School of Psychoanalysis, Berkeley, CA
MS -- Clinical Psychology, San Francisco State University
BA -- University of California, Berkeley Sociology
My Expert Service
I meet you where you are and help to guide you along the way to where you want to be. Currently in private practice in a large, West Coast city. License information available upon request.
Practical, sincere, generous and compassionate.
Trainings in domestic violence, cybersex addiction, eating disorders, attention deficit disorder, aging, law and ethics, substance abuse and clinical supervision.
What I Offer
I work with you to help you sort out and clarify situational stresses such as coping with family problems, child rearing or dealing with troubled adolescents.
I am compassionate, caring and insightful, along with being a rapid typist.
Adults often have difficulty with relationships breaking up or beginning, the stress of communicating clearly with spouses and partners can lead to verbal or physical abuse. Single parenting, mid life crises, infidelity or addiction and recovery are all areas that I can help you that I can help you to gain clarity in while you move from feeling stuck to feeling empowered.
Mood and anxiety disorders can be a fact of life for many. The stress and anxiety of daily life can lead to feelings of depression and hopelessness. This makes it difficult for you to enjoy or make the most out of your life. Learning to manage your stress and anger as you deal with your daily life is a skill that I can teach you.
I offer life coaching to help you hone in on your life mission so that you can achieve the goals that have eluded you up until now. An assessment of the obstacles that are hindering you may reveal symptoms of ADD or a more serious psychiatric condition. Helping you to elaborate your goals and desires, I can assist you in finding the motivation to manage your time and build your self esteem that will enable you reach for the stars.
Helping you to identify, clarify, and achieve your goals one step at a time.
Practical, sound advice.
Trust inspiring, nonjudgemental, direct, honest and to the point.
Good questions lead you to personal answers.
Experience & Qualifications
18 years experience in clinical work. Quick, and thorough assessments with a direct and practical approach to your problem.
I have worked at a large HMO psychiatry clinic providing assessment, evaluation and treatment of adults, adolescents and children.