About Me

I received my Psy.D. in 2011 from the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. For the past 11 years I have been working as a psychotherapist as well as a clinical director, teacher, supervisor and facilitator of group therapies. I have expertise working with adults, adolescents, couples, families and older adults.

I also facilitate research projects in the form of program evaluations and quality control.

My Specialties:

  • Women’s Issues
  • Holistic Health and Wellness
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Health Management
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Aging/End of Life Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Loss or Grief
  • Bariatric Evaluations


  • Adults
  • Adolescents
  • Older Adults
  • Families

My Theoretical Orientation:

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectical-Behavioral Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Existential
  • Humanistic


  • Doctorate of Clinical Psychology, CIIS
  • MA, Clinical Psychology, CIIS
  • B.A. Psychology, SSU
  • B.S. Business Administration, CSULB