Deciding to enter into therapy can be difficult, and anxiety-provoking. Attempting to choose an appropriate therapist can make the task even more difficult. I hope providing some background information about my approach and experience can help you decide if I may be an appropriate therapist for you. As a psychotherapist with over 30 years of experience, I am familiar with and comfortable in dealing with a broad range of issues. Some of these issues include:
With over thirty years in the field of psychotherapy I have accumulated the following experiences:
I have a Master’s degree in clinical psychology from the Clinical Psychology Master’s program at San Francisco State University. I attended the Wright Institute for my Ph.D. in clinical psychology. I have worked with people ranging in age from 3 to 94 years old.
I have worked both short-term and long-term with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and with a wide variety of diagnoses.
I provide play therapy with children, individual therapy with adolescents and adults, see couples – both same-sex and opposite-sex, and provide group therapy.
My training placements/internships included: