Education and Training:
a Masters in Psychology from The Michigan School of Professional
Psychology in Farmington Hills, MI (formerly The Center for Humanistic
Studies in Detroit, MI). I am certified in Hypnotherapy from the Clinical
Hypnotherapy Institute in Warren, Michigan. I have a certification in
Emotional Freedom Technique with Patricia Carrington and have studied
with Gary Craig, the founder.
been doing psychotherapy since 1999 and I find EFT and hypnotherapy
even more powerful than talk therapy. Where talk therapy facilitates
insight, these techniques facilitate healing. I find combining these
modalities gives spectacular results.
is to guide you to love yourself and to live a life filled with meaning,
love and joy. My style is empathetic, warm and compassionate.
is collaborative, tailored to your specific needs and goals. I can gently
help clients to move out of their comfort zone and risk the change required
for growth. I encourage you to expand and take manageable steps to reach
on your unique needs, there are a variety of different therapeutic techniques
you will find helpful. You and I will decide together which method to
your body's energy system and is very effective with trauma, cravings,
depression and anxiety and in breaking patterns that keep you stuck.
helps calm the body and helps you to access memories that may not be
and journaling therapy access the right brain and bring new insights.
Accessing the Wise Mind helps you to trust yourself and your intuition.
the techniques you will understand the difficulties you are experiencing
actually make sense given what has happened in your past. The good news
is that you discover that the past does not have to have power over
you and you can move forward to live a joy-filled life.
what can be expected in a coaching or therapy session.
we look at what is troubling you. We uncover how your past has impacted
your present thoughts, actions and behaviors. Art Therapy, Emotional
Freedom Technique, journaling and hypnotherapy are very helpful in this
modality that is best for you, we help you to release the hold that
the past has on you. EFT, hypnotherapy and journaling are especially
good tools to help let go of past baggage.
learn to transform your past suffering into love for yourself and others,
peace and wisdom. A special journal process will help you to work towards
we will form a plan that will help you to live a life of peace and joy.
Affirmations, guided imagery, accessing your Wise Mind and morning and
evening rituals will help you to thrive.
together can take anywhere from a few sessions to a few months depending
on your problems and needs. Some people check in every so often as challenges
arise in their lives.