Qualifications & Experience
I am licensed by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors and have practiced as a psychotherapist for over 30 years. I am also certified by the New York City National Institute of Psychoanalysis as a Contemporary Psychoanalyst. I also conduct group and individual supervision for therapist as a Certified LPC supervisor.
My doctorate is in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Jungian depth psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara California. My post doctorate work includes five years of analytical training through IRSJA and four years of analytical training and certification from The National Institute for the Psychotherapies National Training Program in Contemporary Psychoanalysis in New York City. I also have an advanced certification from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Dream Tending.
My master thesis and doctoral dissertation topics were in the subject area of gender issues, healing trauma, women issues and post-traumatic stress syndrome.
In addition to working with individuals, adolescents and couples, I conduct therapy and psycho-educational groups. My educational pursuits have taken me to study in Egypt, Italy, Russia, Greece, Ireland, The C.G. Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland and New York City.
I am a member of the following organizations: