Experience

  • Private Practice, Psychotherapy and Consultation. Berkeley and Tracy, CA (1993 - present)
  • Consultant, St. Mary's High School. Stockton, CA (1990 - present)
  • Consultant, Tracy Mental Health Center. Tracy, CA (2005 - 2006)
  • Mental Health Consultant, Artificial Kidney Medical Clinic / Gambro Dialysis Clinic. Stockton and Tracy, CA (1978 - 2003)
  • Family Service Agency of San Joaquin County, Director of Area Office and Psychotherapist. San Joaquin County, CA (1984 - 1993)
  • Director of Psychosocial Services, Chronic Pain Treatment Center, University of the Pacific. Stockton, CA (1984 - 1985)
  • Consultant, Hillhaven Rehabilitation and Convalescent Hospital. Stockton, CA (1984 - 1985)
  • Director, San Joaquin County Mental Health Services, Inpatient Facility. Stockton, CA (1982 - 1984)
  • Clinical Social Worker,  San Joaquin Mental Health Services Outpatient Clinic. Stockton, CA (1977 - 1982)

Supervision / Teaching Experience

  • Academic Dean, The Sanville Institute for Clinical Social Work and Psychotherapy. Berkeley, CA (2014 - present)
  • Clinical Consulting Faculty, The Sanville Institute. Berkeley, CA (2010 - present)
  • Supervising Faculty, The Psychotherapy Institute. Berkeley, CA (2006 - present)
  • Field Instructor, California State University. Sacramento, CA (1978 - 1990)
  • Instructor, State of California Department of Mental Health. Stockton, CA (1979 - 1984)
  • Examiner, California State Board of Behavioral Sciences. Sacramento, CA (1980 - 1981)

Education and Credentials

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCS7679)
  • Advanced Candidate, C. G. Jung Institute of San Francisco
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Social Work, The Sanville Institute, Berkeley, CA
  • Master of Social Work, California State University Sacramento
  • Bachelor's Degree, Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Professional Affiliations

  • Diplomate, American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work
  • Fellow, Society for Clinical Social Work
  • Member, American Association for Psychoanalysis in Clinical Social Work
  • Member, The Psychotherapy Institute
  • Member, International Council on Social Welfare