Bachelor of Arts Degree, B.A. (cum laude), University of Pacific, Stockton, CA (Communication Arts)

Master of Science Degree, M.S. (2 Year Master's Degree Program) California State University, Sacramento, CA (Counseling)

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT)

State of California, Standard Services Credential, Pupil Personnel Services,
Pupil Counseling, Grades K-12

State of California, California Community Colleges, Community College
Counselor Credential

Teaching Experience:

UC Santa Cruz CA Extension Instructor in Psychology, Counseling and Alcohol/Drug Studies Pgm, Counselor Trainer & Internship Coordinator (7 years).

Professional Background:

I have been a California Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist since 1977.  I Interned at both a community college and university counseling centers, was a K-12 school counselor for (3 years), an Employee Assistance Counselor for a hospital EAP program, a drug/alcohol group facilitator for the Physician's Diversion Program, California Medical Board, for (7 years) an instructor in psychology, counselor trainer, a pro-seminar instructor, internship coordinator for a clinical training program where I taught counseling skills to professional counselors, and students in training to become counselors at UCSC Extension.