I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in California
License #LCS 7528

I am a Board Certified Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (010187)

My National Provider Identifier number (NPI) is 1639169907

I obtained my Masters in Social Welfare (MSW) from UCLA

I completed a two-year post-graduate program in psychoanalytic    

   psychotherapy at the Wright Institute Los Angeles

I began my psychotherapy practice in Los Angeles in 1979

In addition to my psychotherapy practice I have done the following:
I have completed training in Divorce Mediation and

   Critical Incidence Stress Debriefing

Spent 18 years as an Oral Commissioner for the

   California Board of Behavioral Sciences

Taught classes in Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment
   to mental health professionals

Taught classes in family dynamics, introduction to counseling, and          

   theories of aging for Chapman College, Orange, CA

Taught stress management & crisis intervention to

   Los Angeles County Probation Officers

Provided field work instruction to students at
   University of Southern California (USC),
   California State University, Long Beach (CSULB)
   California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA)

Provided clinical supervision and training to psychology, social work,

   and marriage & family interns at 

     The Wright Institute Los Angeles;
     The Maple Center, Beverly Hills;
     Pasadena Mental Health Center;
     Volunteers of America Family Counseling Center, Los Angeles


Served as Executive Director of Social Work Treatment Service,

   Los Angeles
Served as Program Director of Parents Anonymous of California

Served as an advisor to the California Institute for Clinical Social Work    

   Psycho-Social Research Project

 Served as Chair, California Task Force on Women’s Issues for the    

   California Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers,
Student Member, Board of Directors Los Angeles Chapter

   of the National Association of Social Workers

Member of 

American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work (ABECSW) 

California Society For Clinical Social Workers (CSCSW)

National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW)