My specialization is in the area of stress, mood disorder, trauma, relationship problems, ADD, ADHD, autism, asperger disorder, speech disorder and learning disability. My orientation is eclectic, psychodynamic, hypnotherapy, EMDR, and EEG Neurofeedback.
I invite you to explore a positive path to growth and well-being.
A consultation may be one of the first meetings with a psychologist/counselor. The purpose of the consultation is to discuss the most significant questions that you may have and to determine a greater understanding of yourself or your child/youth.
Located in Wichita, Kansas, Heartspring is a leading provider of services and therapies for children with special needs and developmental disabilities. We offer a residential school, pediatric services, and autism services.
Working with children, teens and adults with neuro-developmental differences has been a passion and a trained specialty of mine for over 15 years. I provide therapy as well as psychological evaluations.
My background includes graduate training from UC Berkeley and post-doctoral training from UCSF Pediatrics/Adolescent Medicine and Kaiser Psychiatry. I have served as clinical faculty in UC Berkeley's School Psychology doctoral program for over 10 years.
Bay Area Clinical Associates (BACA) is an outpatient mental health center committed to providing integrated, scientific, empathetic mental health treatment for kids, teens, young adults and their families.
When I started interviewing autistic adults for my dissertation, I discovered that I really enjoyed hearing their stories and unique perspectives. I figured out quickly that most of the stereotypes that I had been taught about autism simply were not true.