I love working in the healing and helping field with clients who are motivated to feel better and experience a whole mind-body experience.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Los Angeles, CA
I have worked within this community for over 20 years, serving as Clinical Director at an agency working with the LGBTQ population on issues of coming out, working with families, relationship and communication, access to resources, shame, creating a community and more.
As a Certified Chemical Dependency Counselor, I have worked with clients in new recovery and who have relapsed, family members with Alanon and coda issues, teens with parents who are using and may be incarcerated, and support sobriety and abstinence in recovery with 12 step support.
I work with childhood and adulthood trauma, developmental, relational, single incident and complex trauma. I am a certified Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP), a Trauma Resiliency Model and Attachment Focused EMDR trained therapist, and I work somatically and relationally. I work with resolving trauma symptoms that are embodied, as well as using breathwork, yoga and meditation as an RYT 500.
I work from a relapse prevention and sobriety or recovery focused perpective that is trauma informed and utilizes Family work.
I utilize TRM and SE work to help heal the body-mind-spirit from dysregulation and trauma responses.