Personal Growth

Better Quality of Life

Reduced Stress


Licensed Psychologist
and Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Biography - "I have lectured across the United States on numerous occasions over the past 15 years."

My specialty area is working with individuals suffering from mental health issues and chronic, advanced stage alcohol and drug dependency. I also have extensive experience working with individuals, couples, and families who are dealing with co-occurring disorders, personality disorders, complex trauma, and psychosis.

I serve as an adjunct professor at St. Mary’s University in the school of counseling psychology, and I am an approved supervisor for the Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health.

I have also lectured across the United States on numerous occasions over the past 15 years.

Additionally, I am in my fifth year of psychoanalytic training at the Minnesota Psychoanalytic Society and Institute.


  • Master of Science, Marriage and Family Therapy, University of Wisconsin - Stout; Doctorate of Psychology, University of St. Thomas; Undergraduate degree in Psychology and Communications, Bethel University
  • Approved Supervisor for the Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health

State of Minnesota Licensure

LMFT Licensure #4051

LP Licensure #4498

Areas of Focus

Abuse/Violence, Acute Stress, Alcoholism/Chemical Addiction/Recovery, Anxiety, Bipolar, Borderline Personality, Children of Alcoholics, Chronic Disease/Pain/Terminal Illness, Couples, Depression/Mood Disorders, Domestic Abuse, Dysfunctional Families, Grief/Loss, PTSD/Trauma, Rape/Sexual Abuse/Prostitution