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I use an eclectic psychodynamic, humanistic, transpersonal & holistic wellness approach, blending many treatment modalities as needed, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Hypnotherapy, Expressive Arts & Life Coaching. I have over 35 years of professional experience in working with adults, adolescents, children and families in both outpatient and inpatient mental health/addictions settings and in schools, as well as many years in private practice. With a life-long interest in holistic health, comparative religions, meditation, international travel & indigenous cultures, I am LGBTQ-friendly & have worked with diverse cultures & lifestyles across the country, including Native American programs.
With a Master of Social Work & a B.S. in Art Education, I also have extensive training in substance abuse counseling & addictionology, including work with compulsive behaviors. Additional certifications include Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP) & Gestalt (both to alter deeply held emotional & thought patterns); Bereavement, Transpersonal Psychology & Reiki Master, as well as training in Family Therapy, DBT for emotional balance, EMDR/ trauma work, Jungian Psychology & Expressive Arts Therapy (Art/ Play/ Sand Tray/ Insight Journal Therapies). I am skilled in working with many issues.
I am a skilled, nationally-certified clinical hypnotherapist with adults & children, and offer hypnotherapy for depression, anxiety, panic attacks, phobias, stress management, test & performance anxiety, insomnia, pain management, smoking cessation, addictions/ compulsive behaviors, weight loss & self-confidence.
My fees are $95 per 50-minute sessions & I offer an affordable income-based fee scale for those with financial challenges. Initial 20-minute phone consultations are complimentary. I can provide any insurance documentation needed for your reimbursement if your plan accepts out-of-network licensed providers, following your full payment at the time of service. I look forward to hearing from you.