Educational  Background & Qualifications

I received my Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and both my Master’s Degree in Science and my Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology from the Institute of Psychology at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. I completed my internship and post-doctoral training in the Eating Disorder and Self-Injury partial hospitalization programs at Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. I have experience providing individual, group, and family therapy to clients struggling with eating disorders, self-injury as well as general emotional and psychological issues including depression, anxiety and Bipolar Disorder. I also have experience leading eating disorder support groups and educational groups for families of those struggling with eating disorders and self-injury.

  • Qualifications:
    • Doctoral Degree  in Clinical Psychology
    • Adjunct Professor, Midwestern University
    • Adjunct Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Memberships:
    • American Psychological Association
    • Illinois Psychological Association
    • National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)
    • Association for Contextual Behavioral Science
    • Recognized by the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology, Registrant #52976