I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with more than 25 years experience in the mental health and substance abuse fields.
Some of my specialties:
- Couples counseling and communication work.
- Parenting/step-parenting issues.
- Gay and Lesbian issues.
- Chemical Dependency including early and later recovery
- Couples counseling during recovery
- Adult Children of Alcoholics
- Employment/Career concerns
- Family of Origin issues
Licenses and Certifications:
I am licensed in California as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker LCSW (Lic #10103) and as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (Lic.#16279). I am Board Certified in Clinical Social Work by the American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work and have a Certificate in Continuing Education/Alcoholism from UCSD.
Therapist in Private Practice since 1987
Employee Assistance Program Counselor
Program Director, hospital Adolescent Chemical Dependency Program
Health Educator, hospital Adult & Adolescent Chemical Dependency program
Family Therapist, Outpatient Chemical Dependency Program
Family Therapist at a Residential Treatment Center for children and their families
Teacher/Guidance Counselor, junior and senior high school students & families