My areas of specialty with individual/couples/ families and children include but are not limited to depressive disorders, couples, the elderly, chronic illness, problems of childhood, therapy with children, parent education, adoption issues, gays and lesbians, trauma and end of life issues.
Magellan, Highmark, BC/BS, Personal choice, Medicare, Penn Care
Adults, children - ages 3-12, elderly.
Treatment methods: talk, sandtray and play therapies, mindfulness and other creative techniques. I provide supervision/consultations for clinicians; present at conferences; provide workshops/trainings for mental health agencies. Employ a special approach with parents, making them pivotal to the change process by learning how to do "special play" time with their children.