MA in Clinical Psychology, Antioch University 1988

MFA  NYU, 1986

BFA  Mills College 1980


Certified Emotionally Focused Couples Therapist and EFT Supervisor

AEDP Level II Training 2019

Center for Mind-Body Medicine– Certified in Mind-Body Medicine, 2010

EMDR Level I and Level II Training, 2007

ICP Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis- Graduate of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Training Program 2002-2005

Women’s Therapy Center -Relational Psychotherapy Training Program, 1987-1990

West Contra Costa County Mental Health Internships:

Psychiatric Emergency Care -1989-1990

Adult Outpatient Mental Health Care-1988-1989


ICEEFT – International Center for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy -member

NCCEFT – Northern California Community for EFT

AEDP Institute – Devoted to providing a forum for an emergent community of clinicians

The Center for Mind-Body Medicine

ICP Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis

The Psychotherapy Institute – current member

CAMFT California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists

Women’s Therapy Center – current member and former co-chair of the Board of Directors

EBCAMFT– East Bay Chapter of CAMFT