32 years of psychotherapy practice with depth relational and Self psychology, cognitive behavioral therapy, systems therapy; work with individuals from children through elderly, couples, and families.
Somatic Therapist SE™ Practitioner; both talking and hands-on.
Experience for 40 years with chemical dependency treatment, including as hospital inpatient nurse coordinator, training and research director of large Western U.S. chemical dependency treatment corporation, set up chemical dependency protocol and practice guidelines for a Kaiser outpatient psychiatric clinic, and currently do outpatient addictions treatment.
Have sandplay set up in office for nonverbal, symbolic therapy (a la Dora Kalff and Carl Jung), as well as for play therapy for children.
Have massage table in office for fully clothed Hands-on SE work.
Session length depends on need and mutual agreement, from 50 minute psychotherapy session to more extended time.
I offer phone therapy for clients who are ill or otherwise unable to get to my office during our scheduled appointment.
Insurance: I am listed on the National Register of Health Service Providers. I provide statements for insurance submission.