I am a clinical psychologist, receiving a doctoral-level degree in 1988 and was licensed in 1990.
Psychologist & Health Care Provider, Massachusetts License (#5036).
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Licensure /Certification, Professional Organizations and Offices:
Clinical Member. Executive Board, Massachusetts State Division (1992-1996).
American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists:
Certified Sex Therapist Diplomat and Certified Sex Educator.
In addition to an online/telephone practice, I maintain a face-to-face psychotherapy practice in Western Massachusetts in the foothills of the beautiful Berkshires. You can read more about my work with couples at Berkshire Couples Counseling. I providing a broad spectrum of community-oriented care. I specialize in working with couples on relationship issues and sexual difficulties. My approach is solution-focused. Previously I have worked with every age groups from toddlers to the elderly. Additional focus of treatment issues include anxiety and stress-management, somatoform & postpartum disorders, and child behavioral disorders.
For three years (2009-2012) I worked as a supervisor for pre-doctoral psychology interns, at Community Services Institute in Springfield, Massachusetts. I supervised interns working with folks in “deep poverty” who had complex trauma. I learned a lot about keeping your sanity when there appears to be positively nothing positive in your life.