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MY STORY

Imagine waking up every morning with an expanded sense of yourself and your capacity. How great does that feel? In 2000, I opened the doors to my practice to patients in the greater San Francisco area — offering them a wide range of counseling and psychological services to support them through life’s challenges and most trying times.

Life can get difficult, and sometimes a little help from a professional psychotherapist can create space for change. I care about your well-being and provide you the tools you need to navigate even the most traumatic circumstances.

I believe that each person has a  wholeness within.  By cultivating this powerful relationship with yourself, you can renew your life, relationships, and community.

I am a parent, and a partner, and am committed to exploring these topics both personally and professionally.  I have worked in educational and retreat settings including Spirit Rock Family Program, Family Service Agency, independent schools, Bayside Addiction and Recovery Center, and I lead annual retreats at the Esalen Institute.  I have given public talks in schools across the country, and been a featured presenter at the Wisdom 2.0 conference in San Francisco.

I am a member of my professional association, CAMFT, and am a certified Somatic Experiencing practitioner.