About my work as psychotherapist:
I provide individual therapy to teens and adults.
I have a special interest in couple’s therapy with extensive training in attachment based couples therapy models. (See my section on couple’s therapy for more information).
I provide trauma-focused treatment both with couples and individuals using EMDR and other interventions as appropriate. (See my section on EMDR for more information).
About my training and education:
I graduated from San Francisco State with a Masters degree in Counseling Psychology in 1990.
I was licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist in 1993.
I was the Director of Counseling and a Clinical Supervisor with Petaluma People’s Service Center for over twenty years.
I have been in solo clinical practice since 1993.
I have trained and been supervised in EMDR by Laurel Parnell, PhD
I have been intensively trained in several attachment based couples models including Stan Tatkin’s PACT model (Psychobiological Attachment -based Couples Therapy), AEDP for Couples with David Mars and Ellen Bader’s Differentiation model.