Clinical Adult Psychotherapy Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Clinical Adult Psychotherapy, Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Auto Accident, PTSD, Child Psychotherapy, Adult Psychotherapy, Psychoanalytic, very young children

Expert Witness No.2279


1967-1970, Englewood Hospital School of Nursing
R.N. Diploma Program
Englewood, New Jersey

1967-1968, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Associate of Arts Degree; Nursing
Teaneck, New Jersey

1998-1999, State University of New York
Empire State College
Bachelor of Science, Human Services

Sept.1999-June 2000, Ryokan College
Master of Arts in Psychology
Los Angeles, California

July 2000-June 2002, Ryokan College
Doctor of Clinical Psychology
Los Angeles, California


Title available upon request.


State of New Jersey; 1970
State of California, 1978
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, State of California, issued October 2004

Clinical Training

2000-2002, Maple Counseling Center
Beverly Hills, California
Intake Evaluations and Diagnosis; worked with families, couples, individual adults and children. Worked for one year in the Mindful Parenting group assisting young parents with their interactions towards their children; giving a voice to unspoken words and primitive states of mind.

2001-2002, Maple Counseling Center

Crisis Response Team
Going out on emergency psychiatric calls in the community.

2002-2004, Reiss-Davis Child Study Center

24 Month Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Assessments and Diagnosis; children, adolescents and Family Therapy; Parent Psychoeducation; Los Angeles, California.

October 2006-June 2007
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Certification Program; Children
Coordination by the Psychoanalytic Center of California


1973-1975, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic
Crisis Intervention In-Patient Unit; Adults
Charge Nurse
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2000-2001, Van Nuys Psychiatric Hospital
In Patient Unit for children and adolescents who require involuntary commitments.

Charge Nurse

2004-2005, Reiss Davis Child Study Center
Los Angeles, California

Private Practice (children and adults; Trauma, Immigration, Parent Psychoeducation)
Beverly Hills, California

Private Practice (children and adults; Trauma, Immigration, Parent Work)
Reseda, California

Professional Membership

Los Angeles County Psychological Association (1999-2005)

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