Education and Credentials

  • Ph.D. in Depth Psychology with Emphasis in Somatic Studies.
  • Jungian Psychoanalyst Candidate, C. G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles.
  • Master of Arts in Depth Psychology with Emphasis in Somatic Studies.
  • Master of Arts in Marital Family Therapy with Specialization in Clinical Art Therapy.
  • Board Registered Art Therapist (ATR).
  • Registered Somatic Movement Therapist and Educator (RSMT/E)

Certifications:

  • Jungian Sand Play Program for Clinicians (C. G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles).
  • Life/Art Body Process Professional Training (Tamalpa Institute).
  • Grief Specialist Training (Our House Grief Support Center).
  • Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy (LI & LII).
  • Externship – Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (Dr. Sue Johnson).
  • Somatic Experiencing Professional Training (Dr. Peter Levin’s Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute – Modules Beg. I, II, & III).
  • Art-First Trauma Response/American Red Cross Child Friendly Spaces.
  • Trauma-Informed Care (TF-CBT Model).
  • Mindful Based Stress Reduction (MBSR – Insight L.A.).