I maintain a private psychotherapy practice with individuals, couples and families, and have an office in Chevy Chase, MD..
I am a graduate of Simmons College School of Social Work in Boston, MA, and have over 30 years ofexperience as a therapist. I completed a three-year advanced psychotherapy training program through the Washington Center for Psychoanalysis, am on the Voluntary Faculty of the George Washington University Medical Center as an Assistant Clinical Professor in Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences , and as well have a clinical appointment with the Professional Psychology Program at GWU. I work with a broad spectrum of people, with a special commitment to latinos-- I am fluent in Spanish with bicultural experience. Another particular interest of mine is the interface between neuroscience and psychology .
A.B. 1974 Smith College, Northampton, MA
M.S.W. 1981 Simmons College School of Social Work, Boston, MA
License, Certifications & Awards
Licensed in MD, DC & MA
1998 Outstanding Teacher and Supervisor,
Children's National Medical Center, Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
2006 graduate of the Modern Perspectives on Psychotherapy, Washington Center for Psychoanalysis
Professional Activities and Memberships
Washington Center for Psychoanalysis
Greater Washington Society of Clinical Social Work