I provide an integrative, multi-faceted and collaborative approach to brief and long-term psychotherapy, and crisis intervention, to late adolescents and adults (individuals and couples). I specialize in the treatment of stress and trauma-related injuries: Relational and attachment wounds such as childhood physical, sexual, emotional and verbal abuse and neglect, combat/war-related trauma, accidents, natural disasters, sexual assault and complex grief. Other areas of treatment: Life transitions, loss and bereavement, phobias, separations and divorce, transition to parenting and other parent-child issues. Treatment for Diagnostic Categories includes: Trauma, Posttraumatic Stress Injury/Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, Depressive Disorders including PPD, Addictions, Complex Bereavement.
My background is in psychodynamic psychotherapy (Object Relations and Attachment). I am Certified and an Approved-Consultant in Attachment-Focused-EMDR as well as a Certified Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP).
Approved Consultant: EMDRIA and Parnell Institute-Approved Consultant to licensed professionals collecting hours toward Basic Training (Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3), EMDR Certification and Consultation-on Consultation.
Parnell Institute Approved Facilitator: Training Facilitator for Parts I, II and III.
SEP Facilitator to Beginning and Intermediate SE years.
Certified SEP. EMDRIA and Parnell Institute Approved Consultant, EMDR Certified Therapist.