“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”

 Marcel Proust

Organizational Leadership

  • Juvenile Justice Commission Program Liaison
  • Member Sonoma County Inter-Agency Group Home Advisory Committee
  • Peer Reviewer California Alliance of Child and Family Services
  • Family Life Center Core Advisory Team
  • Contract service provider for organizational development
  • Secretary of the Board for RECAMFT

Program Development

  • Curriculum Development for Adolescent Substance Use Program:
  • Choice and Change
  • Curriculum Development for Staff Training: PREA Compliance
  • Responsible for Foster Home Certification
  • Lead Facilitator for Staff Development Meetings
  • Contract service provider for continuing education program development

Instructor/Clinical Supervisor

  • Clinical Supervisor for BBS Registered Interns
  • Clinical Supervision for licensed therapists
  • Contract instructor of continuing education workshops for licensed clinicians
  • Training topics:
    • Mindfulness

    • Positive Discipline

    • Substance Use Disorders/Interventions

    • Emotional Problem Solving
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Managing Depression (6 week series)
    • Mind-Body Health
    • Pathways to Emotional Wellness
    • Understanding Anxiety (6 week series)

Professional Experience

Education

University of San Francisco

M.A. Counseling Psychology

National University

B.A. Behavioral Science

Minor in Chemical Dependency

Sonoma Psychotherapy Training Institute

EMDR Basic Training

John F. Kennedy University

Expressive Arts Studies

SandPlay

Pacific Crest Outward Bound School

Instructor Training  

Call 707-480-8842 for an initial consultation. For email, address, and directions to my office in Santa Rosa, click here.