Licensed Professional counselor
Certified DOT-SAP PRovider

​​​​ 780 East Market  Street #280
 West Chester, PA 19382

  c   610.416.0793
  f  610. 566.3274  ​​

Summary of Qualifications:

I am a Certified Addictions Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor,
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, and certified Department of Transportation
Substance Abuse Professional (DOT-SAP).

I hold both bachelor's and master's degrees from
the University of Pennsylvania.

I have more than 26 years of clinical experience.  
From 1991- 2000, I developed and directed inpatient, partial-hospitalization,
and outpatient programs throughout the Delaware Valley. 

Here's a link to my  resume  for more information about my career.
You can also visit my LinkedIn profile to learn more about my
clinical experience (and read some of the really nce things clients
and colleagues have written about me).

When you have a minute,  check out my 
 article at Adolescents in Early Recovery.



Services provided:

I provide consultation; supervision;

individual, family, and group therapy; and DOT-SAP assessments
 in my West Chester, PA office. 

I am a trauma-informed therapist and work

 with adolescents, young adults, and adults wrestling with mental health and
substance abuse issues. 

I especially enjoy working with 
recovering professionals, folks with dual-diagnoses, 
and families of adolescents and young adults. 

I also provide drug and alcohol evaluations for school or legal purposes.

For more than 26 years, I've been helping individuals and families
learn about substance abuse and mental health diagnoses, end

self-destructive behavior patterns, reduce PTSD symptoms,
and develop more effective communication
and coping skills. 

I save clients time and money by providing
a thorough assessment of needs and developing 
a clear plan to achieve goals in an efficient and cost-effective manner.


Confidentiality is an essential element of therapy.
 I am morally, ethically, and legally obligated to maintain strict
confidentiality of client information. Without written consent, I cannot
release any information about clients, including their presense in therapy.
However, all therapists are legally mandated to make sure clients and others are safe.
There are a few very specific safety exceptions to confidentiality laws.
Please see my practice guidelines and HIPAA form for
more information about confidentiality in therapy.