I am a clinical psychologist specializing in individual, couples and men's groups , and maintain a private practice in San Diego, CA. with over 5 yrs counseling experience as a psych. assistant, 3 yrs in private practice as a psychologist, 8 years experience and specialization in sexual addiction and in 2012 received CSAT (Certified Sex Addiction Therapist) status. As a therapist, and a graduate of the California Graduate Institute with certification in behavioral heath and sex-addiction, I currently serve as a private practitioner and I work with a broad spectrum of clients. Among the areas of specialty are sexual addiction, internet addiction, stress management, relational issues. recovery group for men, anger management and behavior control.
I am an interactive, solution-focused therapist. My primary therapeutic approach is CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) and I provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges and make cognitive and behavioral changes. I integrate complimentary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding I work with each individual or couple to help build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they’re striving for. As individual circumstances dictate I integrate a Christian based approach to the therapy and recovery process utilizing the wisdom and insights of scripture to maximize the healing process.
Los Angeles City College
AA Degree Nursing 1976
California State University at Dominquez Hills
B A Psychology
California Graduate Institute
MA Psychology Degree 1988
PhD Psychology Degree 1998
California Board of Psychology
California License Number
California Board of Registered Nursing
License number 269386
California Psychological Association
CSAT (Certified Sex Addiction therapist)