My Training

My clinical training is diverse.  I have years of training in couples, trauma, mindfulness, attachment disorders, drug and alcohol addictions, children and families, depression, anxiety, and am currently in the certification track for Sensorimotor Psychotherapy a body-oriented, or Somatic psychotherapy orientation.

I’ve trained with Sue Johnson, Leslie Kirby, Dan Wile, Pat Ogden, Janina Fischer, Ame Cutler, and have 10 years of experience in EMDR.

I received my graduate degree from the University of Santa Monica in 1998. I also have two years of training in non-denominational spiritual counseling.

Additional post-graduate training includes but is not limited to:

3 years in child and adolescent therapy

3 years in substance abuse and recovery

Level 1 and 2 EMDR from EMDRIA (LINK)

Advanced training in Neurofeedback

Externship training in Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples with Sue Johnson

Level 1 and 2 training in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy

Currently in Level 3 Sensorimotor Psychotherapy training leading to certification