Washington State Credentials

  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Washington State
  • Washington State Approved Supervisor

Degrees and Certification

  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Washington (1985)
  • Master of Psychology, Antioch University of Seattle (1991)
  • Certificate of Psychoanalysis, Northwestern Psychoanalytic Society (2005)

Academic Appointments

  • Instructor Adult Psychotherapy Certificate Program, SPSI (Seattle Psychoanalytic Society and Institute)
  • Instructor, COR (Center for Objective Relations), Northwest Family Development Center
  • Guest Instructor, Adult Psychoanalytic Training Program, SPSI


I have professional experience in the areas of:

  • Grief and loss
  • Sexuality related addictions
  • Sexuality issues
  • Self-destructive emotional and/or behavioral patterns
  • Eating disorders
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Early emotional trauma
  • Depression
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Relationship issues
  • LGBT related issues
  • Couples therapy