My goal is to help my clients overcome obstacles that significantly impact their life. I systematically tailor my treatment and evaluations to the unique needs of each of my clients in order to achieve optimal results, and use a team approach, working closely with schools, psychiatrists, and other physicians to ensure that your care is consistent. Please contact me to discuss you concerns and determine if psychotherapy is the right match for you.
Anxiety: academic/work performance, relationships, social conflict, stress, health, life transitions
Phobias: nighttime/darkness (difficulty sleeping alone), public transportation, flying, tunnels, elevators, dental/medical procedures, blood, insects, animals, heights, thunderstorms, driving, food
Eating/Weight: yo-yo dieting, emotional eating, body dissatisfaction, compulsive exercise, binge-eating, food/weight obsession, social eating/peer pressures, concerns about childhood weight, self-esteem, picky/selective eating, anorexia, bulimia, orthorexia, and avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder (ARFID)
Providing guidance and support to clients and their families as they develop new strategies to cope with presenting challenges. Services provided for adults, children, and adolescents. For younger children, and when appropriate for teens, parents may play an active role in treatment.
Empowering parents to take an active role in addressing their child's disordered eating. Family-based, or Maudsley, treatment for chilren with eating disorders aids in weight restoration and has allowed countless families to avoid hospitalzation. Sessions address meal struggles, nutrition support, and emotional distress.