Clinical Experience

  • Psychological Care & Healing Center: Treating Psychologist

    I treat individuals with severe mental illness in a by providing Understanding Mental Health, Emotional Regulation, Cognitive Rehab, Cinematherapy, and Process groups. I also provide three-days-a-week individual therapy, in addition to providing input for the clinical team meetings.
  • Crestview Preparatory School: Psychological Consultant

    I created an emotional wellness program, the Optimal Learning Environment (OLE). The OLE program works with administration, teachers, students, and parents to educate and promote self-awareness, emotional resilience, and interpersonal flexibility. I teach students the concepts. I consult with teachers to permeate these concepts in the narratives in the students' current curriculum. I provide workshops for parents to utilize the same emotional reflection techniques and language at home. I also meet with administrators to organize trainings and workshops for teachers and parents, in an effort to reinforce the collaboration of guiding the school's culture to embrace emotional wellbeing.
  • Patton State Hospital: Advanced Clinical Post-doctoral Fellowship

    I provided individual treatment for patients at a maximum security forensic hospital with criminally committed, severely mentally ill, individuals. I worked from an analytic theory and frame with individuals and groups. I also provided psychological evaluations including personality, diagnostic, cognitive, and forensic assessments. Learn more about Patton State Hospital
  • St. John’s Child and Family Development Center, APA Accredited Internship

    I worked in the Child and Family Development Center providing dyadic treatment with children (ages 0-5) and their parents in an intensive day-treatment facility. Working on a multidisciplinary team to treat children in a milieu, in a dyad with their parents, and in individually with the child. I also provided individual outpatient therapy with children and adolescents (6-17yrs). Additionally, I evaluated children for developmental, cognitive, and diagnostic disorders. Learn more about St. John’s Child and Family Development Center
  • City of Hope National Hospital, Department of Neuropsychology

    I provided neuropsychological testing of children (8-17yrs) diagnosed with cancer, and child-cancer survivors (19-45yrs) who returned for cognitive assessment. Learn more about City of Hope
  • Casa Colina Center for Rehabilitation & The Transitional Living Center

    I provided individual treatment of patients with traumatic brain and/or spinal cord injuries, and co-facilitated group therapy, in order to treat depression and facilitate adjustment to life-changing conditions (i.e. paralysis, cognitive impairment, etc.). Learn more about Casa Colina
  • Exceptional Children’s Foundation

    I provided treatment to families with developmentally delayed children, dyadic treatment with parent and child, and individual treatment with the child, group therapy, and treatment of families as a whole, as a part of the Early Start Program. I also treated individuals who were intellectually disabled and diagnosed with severe mental illness. Learn more about Early Start program at the Exceptional Children's Foundation
  • Green House Therapy Center

    I provided treatment to children on the autistic spectrum and their parents from an in-home parent coaching model of Floor Time therapy. Learn more about the Floor Time Services at Greenhouse Therapy Center