About: I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Board Certified Registered Art Therapist specializing in Mindfulness-Based Psychotherapy and Art Therapy. I maintain a private practice in a working art studio in Boulder, Colorado.
My 20+ years of professional experience in the human services field includes work with people experiencing a variety of emotional and mental health issues, neurological impairments and other medical conditions, chronic pain, developmental disabilities, terminal illness, grief and loss.
As adjunct faculty at Naropa University and a trained meditation instructor with decades of dedicated personal meditation practice I am committed to a path of ongoing personal growth through engagement in creative process and contemplative practice. You are invited to visit my art page at www.108Lotuses.com
Education and Credentials: Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Board Certified Registered Art Therapist (ATR-BC), Master's Degree in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology and Art Therapy from Naropa University, Bachelor's Degree in English & Education, from State University of New York College at New Paltz, NYS Teaching Certification in N-6 (Expired), NYS Teaching Certification in Art Education (Expired).
Additional Training and Continuing Education: Mindfulness Meditation Instructor Training, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, EMDR Level II, Treatment of Trauma, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Hospice End-of-Life Care, Integrating Spirit and Care Giving, Buddhist Psychology
I am committed to ongoing professional development. I've completed post-grad trainings on a wide variety of topics including psychosis, anxiety disorders, depression and other mood disorders, suicidal behaviors and self-harm.