I am a licensed psychotherapist in beautiful Southern California, specializing in individual, couples and family therapy. I have a offices in San Marcos (San Diego North County) and Rancho Mirage (in the Palm Springs area)
With over 20 years experience as a marriage and family therapist, and as a graduate of Loyola Marymount University specializing in Counseling Psychology, I enjoy working with a broad spectrum of clients. I have particular expertise working with couples, survivors of child abuse, adoption issues, sexual diversity, blended/step familes, PTSD, and the emotional aspects of serious illness, grief and loss issues.
I admire the strength, resolve, bravery, vulnerability, grace and humor in people who are striving to overcome obstacles and become their best selves. I take a fairly direct yet supportive and down to earth appraoch. I don't just listen and nod, I interact with you every step of the way.
Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from San Francisco State University
Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology from Loyola Marymount University
California Board of Behavioral Sciences, Marriage and Family Therapist License #25703
Professional Activities and Memberships
Member California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)
Member San Diego North County CAMFT
Member Desert CAMFT