Meet Our Team
We are a group of dedicated and professional independent clinicians who are able and willing to provide the care you need.
Does your life feel more effortful or stressful than you want it to? Do you struggle with overeating? Are you coping with the impact of a chronic or challenging medical condition? Are you interested in learning strategies to better manage your mood, stress, and overall well-being? If so, we can address any or all of these issues and more together.
I specialize in health psychology/behavioral medicine and often assist clients who are coping with the stress of living with significant illness or chronic health issues, such as: obesity, overeating issues, preparation for bariatric surgery, diabetes, chronic pain, insomnia, gastrointestinal issues, respiratory issues, cardiac issues, autoimmune diseases, cancer, and degenerative medical conditions. I also help clients who are coping with depression, anxiety, career-related stress or burnout, relationship issues, caregiver stress, and adjustment to significant life changes.
I enjoy working with adult clients of all ages and backgrounds and utilize a cognitive-behavioral approach to aid with improved mood management, stress management, weight management, and health promotion. I use a warm, empathic, collaborative, problem-solving style to create a supportive therapeutic environment and help clients optimize their overall quality of life.
I earned my Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Florida and completed my internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the VA Boston Healthcare System, with appointments at Harvard Medical School and Boston University of Medicine. I previously worked at a private group practice in Boston, Massachusetts prior to moving to California. Helping others and empowering clients to overcome life challenges is my passion.
- Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
- Saturday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
- Sunday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM