I am a WI Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, a WI Licensed Professional Counselor, and a WI Registered Nurse specializing in individual, couple, marriage and family therapy. With over 30 years experience as an individual, couple, and family therapist, I currently maintain a private practitice working with a broad spectrum of clients.
I am an interactive, solution-focused, strength based therapist. My therapeutic approach is to work collaboratively with clients and to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. I integrate evidence based methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, I work with individuals to help them build on their strengths and to attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
I am a Clinical Fellow and Approved Supervisor in the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. In addition to being a relationship therapist, I have also worked at the state and national level on behalf of my profession. My professional leadership activities include:
Past president of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)
Past president of the WI Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (WAMFT)
Former Member and Chair of the WI Marriage and Family Therapy Section and the WI Joint Examining Board of Marriage and Family Therapists, Professional Counselors, and Social Workers
Professional Honors and Awards include:
- Wisconsin Association for Marriage and Family Therapy's Annual Contributors Award
- Wisconsin Association for Marriage and Family Therapy's Carl Whitaker Award for Distinguished Service
- American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy's Organizational Contribution to Marriage and Family Therapy Award