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About Me

Each therapist has a set of character traits and life experiences that uniquely qualifies them for this profession. Here are the highlights of my "professional resume." Born and raised in Santa Clarita, California.

Educational background:
Graduate of Canyon High School in Santa Clarita, CA
Received a B.A. in Psychology from Occidental College in
    Eagle Rock, CA
Attended Central College for 1 year in Granada, Spain as a
    foreign exchange student
Earned a M.S. in Marital and Family Therapy from Fuller
    Theological Seminary

Related Work Experience:
Research Assistant at the University of Southern California
Outpatient Staff Therapist, In-School Counselor and Parent Education Manager at the
    Child & Family Center
Budget Analyst at the University of Southern California
Teacher's Assistant at Boys' Republic, a residential treatment facility for delinquent
     boys
Teacher's Assistant at Villa Esperanza, a day program for developmentally disabled
    children

Licenses and Credentials
Licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California (# MFC 37039)
Board-Certified Professional Christian Counselor (through AACC)

Professional Affiliations
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)
American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC)

Recent Trainings attended
4/2014 Trauma Resiliency Model Level 1 (Healing from trauma)
9/2013 AACC World Conference in Nashville, Tennessee (20+ hours of workshops on

   Faith, Marriage, and Family Issues)
8/2013 AACC Webinar: Understanding and Using the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, v.5
6/2013 CAMFT Supervision Course - incl. such topics as Techniques of Supervision, Practical Considerations, Legal and Ethical Issues, Effective
   Types of Supervision, etc.
9/2011 AACC World Conference in Nashville, Tennessee (20+ hours of workshops on

   Faith, Marriage, and Family Issues)
8/2011 Journal Therapy: Writing as a Therapeutic Tool
4/2011 Anger Management Techniques for Adults and Teens
1/2011 Law and Ethics
12/2010 Love Addiction, Emotionally Destructive Relationships, and Co-dependency
9/2010 Suicide Prevention
9/2009 AACC World Conference in Nashville, Tennessee (20+ hours of workshops on
   Faith, Marriage, and Family Issues)


My Christian walk
1985 Accepted Christ while involved with Campus After Dark, an on-campus high
   school ministry

1989 Began attending church regularly
1992 Married a wonderful Christian man
Currently attending weekly worship services, involved in a small group, and involved in
   weekly church-related ministries

 
 
 
 
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