My Credentials


  • Master's of Social Work (Hunter College)

  • Master's of Arts in Psychology (Wake Forest University)

  • Bachelor's of Arts in Psychology, Spanish Concentration (Villanova University)​

Licensed Master Social Worker (New York State)


  • Treating Complex Trauma with Internal Family Systems (Frank G. Anderson, MD)

  • Mandated Reporting of Child Abuse and Neglect (State University of New York at Binghamton)

  • Victim Advocacy for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Victims (Durham Crisis Response Center)

  • Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (Duke University Integrative Medicine)

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST; Mental Health America)

Additional Specialized Training:

  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy (EMDR Center of the Rockies)

  • Complicated Grief (The Center for Complicated Grief at Columbia School of Social Work)

  • Behavioral Treatment of Chronic Pain (Don Teater, MD, MPH & Martha Teater, LMFT)

  • Internal Family Systems Therapy (Karen Klein Berman, LCSW)

  • Body-Centered Therapy (Cia Ricco)

  • Spirituality and Healing Developmental Trauma (Professor Anthony Sainz)

  • Trauma-Informed Crisis Response (St. Nicks Alliance Youth and Education)


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