Education & Background

Certifications & Licensure


Licensed Psychologist, License # PSY 22942, California Board of Psychology

Certification in Mindfulness and Compassion in Psychotherapy, CIIS, San Francisco.



Ph.D. Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University, San Francisco

B.A. Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California Irvine


Past Clinical Internships & Trainings

Clinical Supervisor, The Pacific Center, Berkeley

Postdoctoral Fellow, Kaiser Permanente, Walnut Creek, CA

Predoctoral Intern, Kaiser Permanente, Walnut Creek, CA

Intern, Rubicon Programs Inc. Richmond, CA

Intern, Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center, Oakland, CA

Intern, Y-Team, YMCA, Richmond, CA

Volunteer staff, GLBT National Help Center, San Francisco, CA

Intern, Laguna Shanti, Laguna, CA


Professional Affiliations

Bay Area Open Minds 

Gaylesta, The Psychotherapist Association for Gender & Sexual Diversity

The Northern California Behavioral Therapy Network

The Gay Therapy Center