Background

PhD Clinical Psychology, CSPP — Berkeley, CA. 1982

BS Nursing, Baylor University — Dallas, TX. 1975

 

Work Experience includes

Private Practice and Consultation, Berkeley, CA. 1984 to Present
Individual, couple, and family therapy; ages 5 through elderly. Clinical consultation for other therapists and supervisor for registered psych assistants, interns, and trainees.
Faculty, Rosebridge Graduate School, Concord, CA. 1986 to 1994
Developed and co-directed Women's Specialty Program. Course instruction and clinical case supervision.
Adjunct Faculty, CSPP, Alameda, CA. 1987 to 1992
Clinical case supervision groups and courses.
Research and Training Consultant, Phoenix Recovery Centers, Alameda, CA. 1981 to 1987
Conducted treatment outcome research for national addictions treatment program and trained clinical and nursing staffs working in Phoenix Recovery Centers in the Western US.
Sports Psychology Consultant, Women's Ski Programs, Aspen, Colorado - 1986 to 1994
Also developed and co-directed Women's Heli-ski Program, British Columbia.
Staff Psychologist after Psychology Resident and Postdoctoral Intern, Kaiser Hospitals, Vallejo and San Francisco, CA. 1980 to 1984
Psychology Trainee, Vacaville Correctional Medical Facility, Vacaville, CA. 1979 to 1980
Male felon population.
Psychology Trainee, Eden Youth Center, School for Severely Emotionally Disturbed, Hayward, CA. 1978 to 1979
Therapy in the school and family home-visits and therapy around the kitchen table.
Staff Nurse, Charge Nurse, and Nursing Director positions in hospitals in Colorado and California. 1975 to 1983
Workshops & Retreats
Have led numerous day and week long seminars on a variety of topics including: grief work, divorce adjustment, chemical dependency and dual diagnosis evaluation and treatment, psychology of women, self-hypnosis, sports psychology techniques for performance enhancement, hope, and wilderness therapy retreats.