About

I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of California. I received an undergraduate degree from U.C. Berkeley, M.A. in Psychology at Phillips Graduate Institute, and a Ph.D. in Depth Psychology at Pacifica Graduate Institute.

PRIVATE PRACTICE

I have twenty five years of combined experience as a therapist in private practice in Los Angeles and Marin Counties. I currently have a multicultural private therapy practice with offices in San Rafael, CA and Point Reyes Station, CA. I see children, adolescents, and adults facing challenges in personal, school, and professional relationships.

My areas of specialization include the following:

  • Life transitions
  • Stress Management
  • Premarital and couple counseling (Certified Prepare/Enrich facilitator)
  • Divorce and blended families
  • Challenges of aging
  • Trauma, substance abuse, domestic violence

ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

I’ve facilitated therapy groups in an Intensive Adult Outpatient Program through Kaiser Permanente, and provided Family and Child Therapy at the Julia Ann Singer Center in Los Angeles. I have over fifteen years experience teaching at graduate level psychology programs. I supervise interns in my private practice and at Community Institute for Psychotherapy. I have facilitated support groups for family members who are caregivers, for adolescent girls, and mothers of adolescent girls.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists
Association of Family Therapists of Northern California
Marin CAMFT