I have over fifteen years of experience working with people in a variety of settings such as psychiatric hospitals, emergency departments , rehab facilities, outpatient facilities, universities and in my own private practice providing individual,couples and group therapy.
Historically, I have worn many hats ranging from a care taker to tigers, a bartender in the Caribbean, a surgical technologist, an EMT and building hiking trails as an AmeriCorp volunteer.
I am currently a member with:
The Arizona Society for Psychoanalytic Psychology
Austin Psychoanalytic Society
National Association of Social Workers
The National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine
The International Society of Psychoanalysis and Philosophy.
American Group Psychotherapy Association
I pride myself on keeping with current evidence based research and training on psychoanalysis, neuroscience and attachment, mindfulness and the healing benefits of therapy.