New Office: Announcing a new location to see individuals and families in person! The office is located at 616 Ramona St, Suite 23, in Palo Alto, CA - the heart of Silicon Valley. Thanks to my good friend David MacBryde, LMFT, for sharing his office with me! I will be available at this new location on Mondays only between 10AM and 8PM. I will still be available for video platform/telephonic sessions on Wednesdays. Free 30-minute consultations are always available to be sure I’m a good fit for your needs. And be sure to check back often for new services to be offered in the coming year!!
The 10 Harm Reduction Names You Should Know: I am deeply honored to be named in an article in Psychology Today by Adi Jaffe, PhD as one of the "Top 10 Harm Reduction Names You Should Know" recently! See the entire article here.
1st Annual Harm Reduction Summer School 2019
Have you ever wanted to know more about how to incorporate harm reduction practices into your clinical work? If so, this training is for you! We will have 4 experts in differing clinical practices to lead conversations on harm reduction psychotherapy with individuals, groups, families and more: David MacBryde, LMFT, Dr. Jennifer Fernandez (author, “Power Over Addiction”), Jeremy Prillwitz, MA, LAADAC, and me! This will be a Friday evening and all-day Saturday and Sunday event held here in Emeryville. More information will be coming soon.
Motivational Interviewing: Holy Names University, Oakland, CA (www.hnu.edu). Graduate class in Motivational Interviewing. Spring 2019. 2 unit course through Counseling and Forensic Psychology Dept.
Mendocino County (2 trainings; Ukiah & Ft. Bragg): “Advanced MI” Winter/Spring 2019