My own personal journey has brought great fulfillment in my career as a therapist, following a former career as a Ph.D. Biological Scientist in the Biotechnology Industry.  

B.Sc. Hons Biochemistry, Cardiff University, UK, 1988
Ph.D. Biological Sciences, Warwick University, UK, 1992
M.A. Counseling Psychology, Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, CA, 2010

License, Certifications & Awards

Certificate in Somatic Experiencing (Somatic Experiencing Practitioner)
MFT License # 84350
Certificate in Existential Humanistic Psychotherapy "Unearthing the Moment"


Additional Training
Level 1 and Level 2 Training in Gottman Couples Therapy 

Advanced Training in Existential Humanistic Psychotherapy "Being, Beginning, Becoming"

Certificate in EMDR

Certificate in EFT

Completion of Peter Levine Master Class Eye of the Needle

Highly Sensitive Person knowledgeable Therapist

Professional Activities and Memberships

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists