I provide therapy and counseling services in English for individuals, couples, families, teenagers/children and groups.I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist by the Board of Behavioral Sciences.
I am a North American citizen and spent most of my life in Northern California before moving to Norway. My Bachelor`s degree was completed at Sacramento State University, California. After traveling around the world for two years, I decided to return to my studies, working toward a Master`s degree in Counseling Psychology.
My Master`s degree was completed at California Institute of Integral studies in San Francisco. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, registered with the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (MFT #43032). MFT`s are required to obtain a Master`s level degree in Psychology, complete 3000 hours of supervised clinical training at a designated clinic, and pass a competitive written and oral examination.
I have been working in the mental health field for 12 years and as a psychotherapist for 6 years. I have provided psychological services for adults, families, couples and children from various ages and ethnic/multi-cultural backgrounds in a number of settings, including community agencies, psychiatric facilities, schools and private practice.