Special Interests

My training and experience qualifies me as a "generalist practitioner." This means that I am able to effectively treat most psychological difficulties experienced by adults and couples, including depression, anxiety, work issues, stress, and major mental illness.

In addition, I have special interest and expertise in:

*  DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy):

        - Mindfulness

        - Emotion Regulation

        - Distress Tolerance

         - Interpersonal Effectiveness

*  Relationships

         - Communication

         - Intimacy and vulnerability

         - Assertiveness and healthy boundaries

*  Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Anxiety

*  Bipolar Disorder

*  Trauma

*  Self-destructive behaviors

*  Young adults

*  Borderline Personality Disorder