Specialized Training:

EMDR Certified. Information about EMDR

Advanced training in the treatment of trauma.

Advanced training in the practice of mindfulness and psychotherapy.

Advanced training in the treatment of eating disorders.


The Emily Program, St. Paul, MN. March 2008 - March 2015

Clinical Manager and Training Coordinator November 2013– March 2015

Clinical Manager and Intensive Program Coordinator November 2011 – November 2013

Lead Therapist March 2008 – November 2011

University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, Minneapolis, MN.

Case Manager/Therapist March 2003 – March 2008


Master of Social Work Degree, May 1999

St. Catherine University and the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN

Bachelor of Science, Art Education December, 1988

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.


U.S. Peace Corps, Thailand, 1993 - 1995

Be yourself.

Life is precious as it is.

All the elements for your happiness

are already here.

There is no need to run,

strive, search or struggle.

Just be

~Thich Naht Hanh.