My life's work is to help individuals understand intimately themselves through psychotherapy. To utilize the deeper levels of the self, achieve richer relationships,and an appreciation for who they are. Primary, to successful therapy is the relationship between the client and therapist. My work: Children,Adolescents and Adults. Child/Adolescents-self esteem,depression anxiety, relationship, family issues, school issues. Adults: depression, anxiety, relationship,gender issues,grief. Psychotherapist/Psychoanalyst,child, adolescent and adult and seniors. Faculty member/the St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute(president 2010-2013),Asst. Clinical professor,Dept. of Psychiatry, St. Louis Universityjoint appt./Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital.
My preferred method of practice is psychodynamic psychotherapy and psychanalysis; which are offered in a safe environment. I have been in the field for over 30 years.
My strengths: Children/Adolescents/Adults: relationships,depression/anxiety, gender issues,family, issues, work related, mens and womens issues. I received my child and adolescent psychoanalytic training at Hampstead in London, under the direction of Anna Freud.