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EDUCATION

M.A.   Clinical Psychology, Antioch University, 1993
B.A.   Psychology, University Of California San Diego, Revelle College, 1988

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Present   Founding member, Board of Directors – Manzanita School and Institute
2004- Present  

Human Development Educator and lecturer- Puberty as a right of passage
Schools: Center for Early Education, Brentwood, Carlthorp, Wilshire Blvd. Temple (Brawerman), Curtis, Seven Arrows, Mount Sinai School, Village School

1993- Present   Psychotherapist, private practice. Individual, family, and group counseling to children, teens, adults and couples.

1999- 2005   School Therapist – Pacific Hills School, Grades 6-12
Individual and group counseling, intern supervision, individual case planning, and staff consultation.

1998-1999   Supervising Therapist – Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic.
Guiding individual, family, group and milieu therapy to severely emotionally disturbed preschool children and their families.

1996-1998   Psychotherapist – Valley High School.
Individual, family and group therapy sessions with at-risk teens.

1995 –1996   Psychotherapist – Deltas Educational Center. Individual, family and group counseling for at-risk adolescents and teens. Administration of academic placement tests.

1995 –1996   Psychotherapist – Primal Institute.
1995-1996   Clinical Social Worker – Department of Children and Family 
Provided basic social services for high-risk families.

1992-1995   MFCC Intern – Beverly Hills Maple Counseling Center.
Individual and group therapy sessions both at the center and on-site at various schools within BHUSD.

1991-1992   MFCC Intern – Hollywood YMCA Counseling Center.
Individual, family, and group therapy sessions both at the YMCA and on-site at various schools within LAUSD.

1988-1991   Counselor/Faculty Supervisor – Mid-Valley Youth Center.
Independent and group counseling services and administrative duties for severely emotionally disturbed teens.

Offices:
9107 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 215 ⋅ Beverly Hills, CA 90210
1452 26th St., Suite 106 ⋅ Santa Monica, CA 90404