Anxiety and panic
Depression and Bipolar Disorder
Relationship and intimacy problems
Family of origin issues
The effects of past and present psychological trauma, including physical, sexual, and emotional abuse
I am passionate about assisting individuals and couples to transcend personal limitations. At the heart of the therapy relationship, insights and tools can be generated to empower clients. i embrace clients from all walks of life. I consider it a great privilege when individuals decide to partner with me in their journeys of personal growth. I work from a theoretical framework that incorporates Cognitive-Behavioral therapy, Dialectical Behavioral therapy, and psychodynamic theories, matching my therapy approach to each client and to his or her set of unique concerns.
Compulsive overeating/binge eating
Lack of assertiveness
Clients experience disturbing emotions, thoughts, behaviors, and life events that may impede them from reaching their full potential. Without truly understanding the significance of these experiences, similar experiences may recur. Therapy can help to shed light on recurring problems or distress caused by newly encountered challenges and can provide tools to address clients' concerns. Therapy can free clients up to achieve the fullest expression of themselves.
I encourage my clients to continually evaluate the quality of the therapeutic alliance. This helps to insure the best possible match between the needs and goals of the client and the treatment that arises out of the therapy. I see clients in the comfort and security of a carriage house. The setting is spacious and private, providing a safe, inviting place for clients to share their concerns. Through my training, 23 years of experience, and commitment to lifelong personal and professional growth, I have acquired knowledge and skills pertaining to a wide range of problems, including: