I am a Jungian therapist and author, as well as a mentor/ supervisor for the National Association of Poetry Therapists (NAPT), where I served as Education Chair. Currently in private practice in West Los Angeles, my professional credits include: Founder of Y.E.S. – the international English/Spanish youth and family training programs; Director of the Center for Sacred Psychology; Licensed Supervisor for Marriage & Family Therapist Interns; Supervisor for Christian Formation and Direction Ministries Training; Vice President of the Board of Directors of Pluma Pictures; President of the Board of Directors for Breakthrough Parenting Services; Certified by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences to supervise psychotherapists in training; Recipient of the Arthur Lerner Award for Excellence in the field of mental health in the year 2000.
My interests include continuing study of Jungian psychology, pastoral counseling, theology, philosophy, anthropology, the healing arts, poetry, literature, photography, mythology, film and communications.
I also enjoy exploring spiritual counseling from an interfaith perspective; attending workshops and seminars on poetry(e.g., Rumi, Hafez, Rilke, Gibran, Neruda, Dickenson) and spirituality; improving my photography skills and integrating these with therapeutic practice.