Become a Trauma-informed Phase-oriented Consultant | Email me if you’re interested!

This year-long course is designed to help you deepen your skills so you can ‘own’ this material. This is a year long study program. We will meet two times/month for 12 months. Email me if you are interested. We will read and discuss the most important books in our field; study and perfect assessment along […]

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 […]

EMDRIA Approved Consultant in Training Group: 3 Spaces Left!

If you are an EMDRIA Certified Therapist who wants to take your skills and credentials to the next level, a new online group is forming NOW. Three spaces available. You must be trauma-informed, and have studied and learned parts work. We will meet on alternate Thursdays 12-1 PST, for 40 weeks (the required 20 sessions). […]

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 […]

Program to Heal your Shame

The Center for Creative Growth is a wonderful gem in the East Bay therapy community. The jewel in their crown is what they call the 20 Week Intensive, a truly fantastic resource for people who struggle with Codependence and the SHAME that is at the core of it.  I did it–and it changed my life. […]