I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Psychotherapist, PTSD expert and expert in treating vicarious (secondary) trauma, certified in Clinical Hypnosis, certified in EMDR (eye movement desensitization reprocessing), and a certified Traumatologist. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in both Florida and Colorado. I am a member and participant of Green Cross through the Figley Institute; aiding first responders in self-care and affect regulation on the front lines of natural and man-made disasters. I see an average of 2500 clients annually struggling with PTSD, vicarious trauma, human sex trafficking, depression, anxiety, sexual abuse, domestic violence, and suicidal ideation.
I am an ongoing member of NASW (National Association of Social Workers). I have been sought out for news and radio spots as an expert in Trauma. I have been a speaker for the Juvenile Diversion Program for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention at the 13th Judicial Court House in Tampa and for The University of South Florida. I have been deemed an Expert Witness in the Florida Judicial Courts. I provide Master’s Level Clinical Supervision for Interns for accredited Universities.