am a professional,
license eligible psychotherapist
who brings over 25 years of
holistic and alternative healing
studies and practice to the
counseling setting. I currently have an office at The
Center for Progressive Therapies in the historic district of
Manchester, CT. This is a lovely location with ample off-street parking
and a very healing and calm atmosphere.
I am a graduate of
both the University of
Connecticut and Capella
completing my internship at
Hartford Behavioral Health,
Hartford's top public clinic, I began a private practice in 2004.
I spent 25 years in the IT sector as a computer consultant and chose to
pursue counseling as the desire to help called to me. I appreciate
the experiences I gathered up in that environment for all those years
because those experiences have proven to be invaluable to me in my work
as a psychotherapist.
I live in East Hartford with my adult son and a varying
number of Bichons. One of my children attended a state university
and one was distance educated. Different people flourish in
different environments. I am also proud to be a foster home for Small
I am a past president and current board member of the Astrological
Society of CT. Studying the cycles of the planets in
relationship to human life cycles and the archetypal nature of the
planets and zodiacal signs has provided me with an additional knowledge
set which serves me well in my work.
I am a board member for Center
for Progressive Therapies, a community non-profit wellness center.