Professional Training

EMDR Parts 1&2: 50 hours. Philip Mansfield, PH.D

Professional Ethics in the Digital Age: Roy Huggins, LPC, NCC

The Intersection of Shame & Military Sexual Trauma: Returning Veterans Project

Trauma Training II: PTSD & Differential Diagnosis: Returning Veterans Project

EMDR 3-Day Intensive Training: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing: Linda Curran, BCPC, LPC, CACD, CCDPD

The Body Keeps the Score: Bessel van der Kolk, MD

Innovations in Trauma Therapy: Peter Levine, Ph.D, Maggie Phillips, Ph.D, Laurel Parnell, Ph.D, Bessel Van der Kolk, M.D., Stephen Porges, Ph.D., Steve Frankel, Ph.D., J.D., ABPP, David Feinstein, Ph.D., David Grand, Ph.D., Kathy Steele, MN, CS Dawson Church, Ph.D., and Frank Ochberg, M.D.

How the Body Releases Trauma & Restores Goodness: Peter Levine, Ph.D

Traumatic Attachment & Affect Dysregulation: Janina Fisher, Ph.D., The Trauma Center, Brookline, MA

Advanced Mindfulness for Anxiety & Depression: Donald Altman, MA, Portland State University, Portland, OR

Resolving Trauma Without Trauma: Brief, Respectful & Effective Approaches to Treating PTSD: Bill O’Hanlon, MS, LMFT





License & Certifications

Licensed Professional Counselor – LPC  Oregon #4264 

Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor – CADCI 

National Certified Counselor – NCC


M.S. Counseling Psychology – Addiction Studies, Eating Disorders Certificate: Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR

Thesis: Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy – An Outcome Study

HEAL Facilitator Training Program for Equine Facilitated Learning, Human Equine Alliance for Learning (HEAL), Chehalis, WA

Masters in Music Performance:  San Francisco Conservatory of Music, San Francisco California

B.S. Mechanical Engineering:  Tufts University, Medford, MA



American Counseling Association

International Association of Addictions and Offender Counselors

The Association for Creativity in Counseling

Professional Association for Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH)