Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), Family-based therapy (FBT), Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), Solution-focused
I primarily work from a client-centered approach and, when appropriate, will utilize Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Solution-Focused Therapy perspectives and tools to assist and re-direct patients towards their goals. My aim is to provide an empathic understanding of, acceptance of, and respect for my client’s individual perceptions and experiences. I work to clarify my client’s ideas and thoughts which allows them to see themselves more clearly and come into closer touch with their real goals, dreams, feelings, and behaviors.
BA - Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz
MA - Marriage & Family Therapy, Alliant International University
Internship, Montecatini Treatment Center
Internship, Healthy Within
Practicum Training, Center for Community Solutions
Student Trainee, Cultural Immersion Program, Alliant International University
Exercise, spending time with my family and friends, socializing with my mom groups, walking my dog, gardening, and baking.
Bubble baths and funny TV shows.
Tuesdays With Morrie. It might be cheesy but it reminds me of what is really important in life - relationships and connection with others.