Master Class | It’s All Parts Work:Healing Complex Trauma & Dissociation | Beginning February 2021!

This 7 month course is designed to help you deepen your skills so you can treat Complex PTSD and Structural Dissociation with confidence. We will meet via Zoom, twice/month for 7 months. Space is limited. Please note: Some knowledge of treating trauma, EMDR, and Internal Family Systems are all preferred, though not strictly required. Email […]

Books I love: There’s a Part of Me…by Jon Schwartz & Bill Brennan

For clients who are curious about ‘parts’ work–for therapists who want a gentle way to introduce Internal Family Systems thinking to their clients–this is the book! It’s not about the use of parts in therapy, but about the use of parts in life.  It’s brief, uses accessible language, and has a friendly tone. The contents […]

Ongoing Consultation Groups

Integrative Trauma Treatment Case Consultation (via Zoom) My groups include lots of cases, a layering of theoretical approaches, and room for therapists to grow into effective trauma-informed clinicians. I practice and teach an Integrative Trauma Treatment Model, which emphasizes the following skills: assessment along the dissociative spectrum, affectively attuned psychoeducation, stabilization, attachment repair, and trauma […]

Inner Critics: Everyone has one, trauma survivors have MORE

Inner Critics Everyone I work with has a cast of fierce inner critics. It comes with being neglected or abused in childhood. But critics also are just plain part of being human. No child gets out of childhood without difficulties. Humiliations come with growing up. Losses come with being alive. Inner critics are parts of […]

Complex PTSD: From Surviving to Thriving | A book I love!

A colleague recently recommended this book to me, and it’s just too good not to share with you! Complex PTSD: From Surviving to Thriving, by Pete Walker. This book is aimed at clients trying to recover from painful childhoods, and is so complete and illuminating, I think you may really like it. Some clients find […]