Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Couples [Integrative Behavioral Couple Therapy (ICBT)], Couples [The Gottman Method], Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Harm Reduction, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic, Relational, Solution-focused, Strengths-based
I have many years of clinical experience, working with individuals, couples, teens, adults with a variety of life issues and behavioral health conditions. I use multiple evidence-based methods that assist in facilitating wellness, personal growth and alleviating distress quickly.
AA - Psychology, Diablo Valley College
BA - Psychology, California State University, East Bay
MA - Clinical Psychology, John F. Kennedy University
PsyD - Ryokan College
Certificate - Policy and Mental Health Leadership
I have always, from a young age, wanted to be a part of creating a world in which I wanted to live with authenticity.
My interests outside of work are my large complicated wonderful family, interior design, political science, reading, mindfulness, and just living life with wonder.
Being very organized, moderate physical activity of some kind, one mindful activity, and connecting with at least one person a day in a deep and personal way.
Joy in the Morning – I loved it as a young woman many decades ago.
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