Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Harm Reduction, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Motivational Interviewing, Strengths-based
My clinical philosophy is one of pragmatism sprinkled with humor, based on treating each client as an individual with specific needs and empowering clients through education as well as introspection. I work collaboratively with each client to better understand and resolve challenges in their lives. By utilizing complementary therapy approaches and techniques along with a positive alliance with each client and colleagues, I work to transform and rework significant emotional experiences and family issues that may be holding clients back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.
BA - Communication, California State University Northridge
MA - Marriage, Family and Child Therapy, California Family Study Center
I enjoy pilates, crafts, art, and travel.
Four Agreements - simple but profound wisdom.
SPCA because I love that they help animals.
Spa, bodywork, watching comedy.
My dog Kiko is ball-obsessed and will play catch for hours if I let him.
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