Integrating psychodynamic, mindfulness, attachment, cognitive, and harm reduction approaches, I have been working since 2005 with individuals of all genders and sexual orientations.
I offer individual psychotherapy for adults and children, with a specialization in issues relating to sex, sexuality, gender, and relationships. I work with couples in diverse relationships and am a Certified EFT Couples Therapist.
I have been a practicing psychotherapist since 2005 and have worked in hospital inpatient units, community based mental health, outpatient clinics, and private practice. I integrate psychodynamic, mindfulness, harm reduction, and cognitive approaches to psychotherapy. My background in social justice organizing informs my clinical work.
PhD, Clinical Psychology, Long Island University-Brooklyn
Licensed in New York State
Certified in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
Certified in Parent-Child Interaction Therapy
Post-graduate certification, Trauma Studies Program, Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy
Post-graduate certification, Center for Group Studies in modern analytic group psychotherapy
MSW, Hunter College School of Social Work
MA, History of Science, Harvard University
Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA), World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH), American Psychological Association (APA), American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA), Society for Personality Assessment (SPA).
Adults and adolescents with a wide array of concerns
Couples/relationship therapy aimed at fostering secure attachment
Children and their families around issues of gender identity and gender diversity (Ages 3+, Pre-Teens/Teens)