and art therapy for self-acceptance and creative transformation
is practical and down to earth,
engaging empathy, humor and your natural creative abilities
to solve problems, have more authentic relationships
with yourself and others, and cope with losses and transitions.
I believe that empathic self-acceptance is the opening
to change and self-empowerment. My theoretical orientation
comes from attachment, trauma, and cognitive behavioral
theories in addition to the extensive training I received
in psychodynamic psychotherapy.
for children, adolescents and adults. Professional services
for clinicians include supervision for LPC interns,
art therapy supervision for ATR credentials and Art
therapy board certification exam coaching. My areas
of specialization are body image, trauma, attachment,
life transitions, caregiving and aging, and problems
in childhood and adolescence. Learn
An Oregon native, I completed
professional training at New York University and worked
in a variety of inpatient, outpatient and community
settings in New York City. I was a faculty member of
the NYU graduate art therapy program for ten years,
training graduate students in the challenging and rewarding
practice of comprehensive art therapy services with
children. I am the author of Self-Mutilation and Art
Therapy, Jessica Kingsley, 2000. I am currently an adjunct
instructor at Marylhurst University and have been in
private practice as a counselor and art therapist in
Oregon since 2011.
I am a Licensed Professional
Counselor, Registered Board Certified Art Therapist,
Licensed Creative Arts Therapist, and Approved Clinical
Supervisor for counseling professionals and interns.
$110 per 50 minute individual session. Variety of in-network
and EAP plans accepted. Reduced fee appointments available
in some cases.
1300 John Adams Street,
#101, Oregon City.
From I-205 downtown Oregon City exit: turn left
on Hwy 99 E, left at 14th St and proceed 3 blocks,
then right on John Adams Street. The building
is the first left. Free parking.
schedule call 503
317-2245 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
. Day and evening appointments