I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor in the state of Texas. I have a Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology from Loyola University in Baltimore, Maryland. I graduated with my Masters in 2000.   I also have an endorsement in Marriage and Family Therapy from UNLV, completed in 2001.  I obtained my undergraduate degree in Psychology and Journalism from Augustana College, in Sioux Falls, SD.  I am currently a Member at Large on the board for Texas Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.

I am a Certified Gottman Therapist and have also completed an Externship in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy.  I am also an approved Gottman Leader of The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work Couples Program.

I am a clinical member of:

AAMFT:  American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists

 I have been in practice for 17 years.