I am a licensed psychologist specializing in individual and couples therapy, and I maintain a private practice in Decatur, Georgia.
I have over 17 years of experience as a therapist, and I work with a broad spectrum of clients. Among my areas of interest and expertise are bariatric pre-surgical assessments, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, LGB issues, spirituality issues and disordered eating (specifically binge eating disorder and compusive overeating).
I have presented at National conferences and to general audiences speaking on the topics of LGB issues, health and wellness, diversity issues and women's Issues.
I am a relationship-focused therapist, and I utilize an interpersonal approach in my work with clients. My therapeutic approach is to provide support, gentle challenge and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. I integrate complementary methods and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client's individual needs. With compassion and understanding, I work with each person to help him or her build on individual strengths and attain the personal growth he or she is committed to achieving.
Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Florida
M.S. in Community Counseling from Georgia State University
M.S. in Counseling Psychology from the University of Florida
Certificate in Christian Counseling from the Psychological Studies Institute
B.S. in Psychology from the University of Georgia
License, Certifications & Awards:
Licensed Psychologist in the State of Georgia - PSY002761
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