Collaborative, solution-focused, individualized therapy with men, women, couples, teens, and families.   My approach is hopeful and positive, emphasizing strengths in relationships and families.  In my work, I most value collaborative discovery of healthy possibilities, especially during times of transition and stress. Together, we work to create relevant and achievable goals.

Areas of Specialization:
        •Couples communication and problem solving 
        •Adolescent adjustment and academic concerns
        •Adults managing conflict, transition, and stress       
        •Positive parenting strategies addressing child behavior and development

Certification and Continuing Training:
        •Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, License Number 105227
        •Gottman Method Couples Therapy, Levels 1 and 2 Clinical Training
        •Externship in Emotionally Focused Therapy
        •EMDR Basic Training

Education:
         •	 University of Louisville, Post-Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy  
         •	 University of Maryland, M.Ed.
         •	 University of Rhode Island, B.A. (Phi Beta Kappa)
        
Memberships:
         •	 American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy
         •	 Kentucky Association of Marriage and Family Therapy