I am a licensed clinical psychologist, an existential psychoanalyst, and a native Washingtonian… with the soul of a Mainer.
I understand people and their problems based on a lifespan developmental view of becoming one’s self, a dynamic understanding of the mind, and the role of meaning given the challenge we all face. My interest in delving deep to understand human nature began with the study of spiritual masters – ancient and modern. Click here to read more.
1990 — State of Indiana
1993 — Washington D.C.
1993 – State of Virginia
1995 — State of Maine
1983 – BA in Theology
Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame Indiana
1989 – Doctor of Clinical Psychology
Illinois School of Professional Psychology
1993 – Strategic/Structural Family Therapy
2000 – National Group Psychotherapy Institute
2000 – Family and Couples Program
Washington School of Psychiatry
2019 – Psychoanalyst
Washington Baltimore Center for Psychoanalysis
1989 American Psychological Association
1993 — 2003 American Academy of Psychotherapists
2010 — present Washington Center for Psychoanalysis
2015 — present American Psychoanalytic Association
2015 – present International Psychoanalytic Association
Discover your mind, your purpose, and your superpower.
With years of experience as a psychologist in a private practice amidst the rich collegial community of Washington, D.C., my approach blends backgrounds providing treatment that works best for you. Uncovering the root of your most burning questions. Together, we can unpack obstacles that stand between you and your peace of mind.