Hope and Healing What I Do

Congratulations on taking the first step
     to finding someone to help you live your life
          more fully and with greater peace and joy.

What I Do

Individual adults and couples come to see me for a variety of issues including:

  • Anxiety and social anxiety
  • Blocked creativity
  • Chronic health issues
  • Codependency, ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics)
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family of origin issues
  • Grief and loss
  • Isolation and loneliness
  • Life and career changes
  • Need for meaning and depth in living
  • Pet loss
  • Relationship advice
  • Traumatic events

I also provide specialized counseling services for:

  • Adult survivors of childhood abuse or neglect
  • Gay and lesbian clients
  • People who wish to learn to use their anger more constructively

If you are dealing with an issue that is not listed, please telephone me or send me an e-mail and I will let you know if I think I can help.

In-Person, Telephone, and Home-Visit Counseling

I offer counseling for most types of mental, emotional, social, and relationship difficulties, including eldercare and caregiver support.

Gottman Couples Counseling

I am available to help you with all forms of relationship enhancement, including intensive marital therapy. I am trained in the work of Dr. John Gottman. Gottman Method Couples Therapy is a structured, goal-oriented, scientifically-based therapy that has helped thousands of couples achieve a long-term, healthy relationship. Intervention strategies are based upon empirical data showing us what actually works to help couples. Using these techniques can enable you and your partner to:

  • Increase respect, affection, and closeness
  • Create romance daily
  • Generate greater understanding between the two of you
  • Keep conflict discussions calm
  • Break through and resolve conflict when you feel stuck
  • Maintain improvements in your relationship

Possibility Coaching

If you are feeling whole and complete, but you want help with where to go next, Possibility Coaching is the way to go! Leaving a job, starting a business, prioritizing work, developing leadership skills ... this work is about unlocking your creativity to create the life you want. For more about coaching, click here.

Corporate Training and Facilitation