A little about me

From the time I was a child growing up in New England, I always had a strong desire to help people.  I’ve been privileged to have the opportunity to work with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. Prior to my work as a therapist, I earned a master’s degree in Psychology with a concentration in Animal Behavior and Conservation in New York City. I then made a shift in my career and came back to why psychology had captivated my interests initially. I returned back to studying the most interesting species on earth, human beings. It is then that I received a masters in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University. I am currently a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT #121203) practicing in the heart of Atwater Village, Los Angeles. I also offer teletherapy for anyone residing within the state of California.

Advanced Trainings and Certificates

Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR) Training Level I & II (Trauma Recovery/HAP)

Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Externship and Core Skills 1, 2, 3 & 4 (ICEFT)

Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM) Training Level I & II (Trauma Resource Institute)

Adapting Trauma-focused Treatments for Culturally Diverse Populations Certification (National Child Traumatic Stress Network)

SPARCS: Structured Psychotherapy for Adolescents Responding to Chronic Stress: A Guide for Trauma-Focused Groups (National Child Traumatic Stress Network)

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