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….
Growing up in New York and Wisconsin in a family of artists and teachers, I learned the value of education, creativity, humor, inquiry, and service to others. As a small child, I was sensitive to others’ wellbeing, and curious about what made people tick. When asked what I was going to be when I grew up, I said that I wanted to be a social worker or a psychologist. After decades of working in the arts and studying art….