I am a dedicated and
skilled licensed Psychologist specializing in
individual and couple therapy. I maintain a private practice in West Los Angeles, California. I am a caring professional with superior communication (humor) skills. I’m
also an Interpersonally-oriented psychotherapist with over 15 years experience
as an Existential and Dynamic Psychotherapist. For several years I have served as a Core Faculty Professor at the California Graduate
Institute and at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology in Los Angeles, specializing in Gerontology (human aging).
serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of
clients. Among my areas of expertise are successful aging,
relationship issues and existential issues (the issues that we all confront as we navigate our lives).
addition, I am a clinical member of both the California Association of
Marriage and Family Therapy and the Los Angeles County Psychological Association. Further, I supervise interns as a Certified
I present at
conferences and to general audiences speaking on the topics of death and dying, successful aging, and its psychological ramifications.
In addition, I teach graduate students and therapists in the
areas of clinical practice and caring for the older population, specifically the growing cohort of the Baby Boomers, who will reach age 65 in 2011. My therapeutic approach is to
provide support, insight, and goals to help clients effectively address
personal life challenges. I integrate complementary methodologies and techniques
to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion
and understanding, I work with each individual to help them build on their
strengths and attain the personal growth for which they’re striving.
Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology
Master of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
TRAINING AND CERTIFICATES
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Certificate in Gerontology
Certificate in Clinical Supervision