Services

Psychotherapy
I provide psychotherapy to individuals, couples, families and groups. Most initial sessions are 90 minutes. Individual sessions are 50 minutes, while couples, family, and group sessions are typically 90 minutes. Evening and weekend appointments are available.

Common presenting problems
:
Anxiety
Depression
Relationship Issues
Self-esteem
Grief and Loss
Post-traumatic Stress
Adjustment/Coping with Chronic Illness
Eating Disorders/
Body Image Concerns
Stress Management
Academic and career challenges
College preparedness
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Learning Problems/Disorders

Areas of specialization and interest:
Assessment
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Anxiety 
Depression
Relationship Issues

Early Career/Professional Development
Academic Suspension & Reinstatement
Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Concerns

Assessment
I provide psychological assessment services to individuals and organizations. Testing may involve evaluation of an individual's mental, emotional, or behavioral functioning. There are many different types of psychological tests. These include but are not limited to pen and pencil tasks, computerized tests, checklists, and interviews. Appropriate tests are selected on an individualized basis depending on client's age and situation, and the question to be answered. 

Frequently requested tests:
Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Learning Disorder
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Career Counseling
Parenting Evaluations
Personality

Consultation and Other Services
I also provide consultation services to other organizations and professionals. This may involve meeting with others to address a specific problem of a client or may involve providing services related to my areas of expertise (e.g., consulting with a school board about a client's academic functioning) or speaking on a topic in which I have expertise (e.g., speaking at a university or women's shelter on post-traumatic stress disorder).