M.A., Holy Names College, Counseling Psychology, May 2001.
M.P.H., University of California, Berkeley, Health Policy and Administration, 1988.   
B.A., Stanford University, Communication, 1981. 


 Psychotherapist (Present)

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in private practice serving individuals, groups, families, and couples, groups, families, and couples.

Conflict Management Consultant (Present)

Independent consultant providing conflict management services, including: mediation, meeting facilitation, training, program planning and evaluation. 

Psychotherapist (9/99 – 3/07)

San Leandro Community Counseling — Trainee and registered intern in Clinic Services Program; provided psychotherapy to adults, adolescents, and children as individuals, families and groups. 

Bay Area Psychotherapy Services  — Registered intern; provided psychotherapy to individuals, couples and families.  

Mental Health Specialist (9/01 – 2/02)

Davis Street Community Center — Provided on-site support to pre-schools: observation and referral, staff consultation and development, and parent education.

Mental Health Planner (3/93 – 2/99)

Bayview Hunter’s Point Foundation — Planning and program development for City and County of San Francisco Children’s Mental Health division.


Consultant (10/91 – 3/93)

City and County of San Francisco; Department of Health; Consultation, Education, and Information Unit — Provided parenting skills, suicide intervention skills, and conflict resolution training throughout San Francisco.