Motivational interviewing (MI), Solution-focused
I am a humanistic therapist in that I believe that the most important part of therapy is the therapeutic relationship. I work on building a strong connection with my clients and then helping them build insight into their behaviors and patterns.
MA - Marriage and Family Therapy, Pepperdine University
Perinatal Mood Disorders: Components of Care webinar from Postpartum Support International
Associateship at Westside Treatment
Associateship at Beit T'Shuvah
Associateship at The Child Development Institute
Cooking, baking, spending time with my family, Harry Potter, Disney
Recently I have really liked going to the aquarium with my daughter and husband and then grabbing pizza after. Seeing the world through her eyes makes me feel grounded and helps me appreciate the little things that bring joy into my life.
Harry Potter because sometimes I need a little bit of magic to get through a tough time
I have two cats and a turtle! My cats have learned to open doors and like to share my pillow with me. They have firmly decided that what is mine is theirs!
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