LET'S FACE IT, BIOS ARE BORING. They're tough to write because you walk a thin line between bragging and selling yourself short. Both are a problem. Here's the most important thing you need to know: I love this profession and work constantly to hone my craft. I never took short cuts in either my education or my training. I continue that path of skill-building today. As a result, I stay sharp, confident, and my abilities continue to grow. But that doesn't give you any of those hard facts you are probably looking for. So to know more, check out the bullet points below: QUALIFICATIONS: Licensed Psychologist (PSY15781) in California since 1998 Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC12981) in Texas since 1995 Diplomate, Academy of Cognitive Therapy (#1072) Diplomate, American Psychotherapy Association (#10496) Health Service Provider in Psychology, National Register (#44702) UCLA Clinical Faculty (Cognitive Behavioral Clinic at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA) EDUCATION: Ph.D., University of Houston in Counseling Psychology (APA Accredited) M.A., California State University, Northridge in Community-Clinical Psychology B.A., University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Internship in Professional Psychology -- The University of Texas at Austin (APA Accredited) Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Psychology -- UCLA (APA Accredited) Summer Fellowship in Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy at the Albert Ellis Institute in NYC SERVICES: Cognitive-behavioral therapy which is interactive, goal-oriented, and scientifically supported. Other Services: Career & Personality Testing, Coaching/Consultation, and Lectures/Workshops. Services for Adult Men, Women, and Couples. Specialty treatment areas: Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Relationships, Sexuality issues, Addictions, Career/Goal achievement, and the concerns of Lesbians and Gay Men Office in West Hollywood/Beverly Hills area (near Cedars Sinai Hospital and the Beverly Center). I serve all of my patients - including the Gay Friendly communities - with respect and honesty. Let me know you saw my ad on the Gay and Lesbian Pages website!