I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in the State of Maryland, and a Certified Health Coach from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition, NY.
My M.A. in Clinical Psychology is from Loyola University. Prior to that, I received a M.A. from Georgetown University in Political Science. I have been providing licensed counseling and therapy services in my private practice since 2001.
Prior to that, I worked for 6 years in the Domestic Violence Program at the YWCA in Anne Arundel County providing individual counseling and anger management group therapy. Additionally, I have been Adjunct Faculty at Anne Arundel Community College since 1997 teaching courses in Psychology and Personal Safety.
My recent Continuing Education Units
and professional training have been in:
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Recent areas of continuing interest:
Nutrition and Mental Health
Spices as Natural Medicines
Dialectical Behavior Therapy Techniques
Inflammation, Chronic Illness, and the Brain