I provide both short and long term therapy for individuals and families. Every person has different challenges, goals, and styles of communication. Therapy is both a well-researched science and an art of blending creative conversation with compassionate presence. The primary focus of my counseling work is determined by the unique need of the individual client, couple, or family. Instead of giving advice, I will listen to your expressed desires, asking clarifying questions and exploring both existing and new options, collaboratively building a strategy for….
In my early years in New York and Wisconsin, my parents and our extended family friends, who were primarily educators, taught me the value of creativity, humor, inquiry, and service to others. As a small child, I was sensitive to others’ wellbeing, and curious about what made the universe tick. When adults asked what I was going to be when I grew up, I said that I wanted to be either a social worker or a psychologist, so I could help people. After working in the arts and studying art….