Thank you for visiting Simple Therapy Now!
As a fully Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MT2892), I specialize in evidenced- based relational therapy for Individuals, Couples, Teens, Children and Families. I maintain two private practice locations, one in East Fort Lauderdale and the other in Davie, Florida.
I offer a positive, solution-focused goal oriented approach. My therapeutic presence is compassionate, warm, understanding and professional.
I see clients for a broad range of circumstances and challenges. Issues range from but are not limited to; Dealing with Life stressors and Stage-of-life Transitions; Couples relational health; Family healing and functioning; Teen and Child issues; Recovery from addictions; Spiritual issues; Career and Personal growth; Grief and Loss; Psychological /mental health disorders- anxiety, depression, mood disorders and more, to Multi-crisis situations. For a comprehensive list of my services click here .
As a trained systems, evidenced-based therapist, I work collaboratively with you, and when needed with other professionals involved in your care, providing support and practical feedback, to effectively address the challenges you are experiencing. My backgound includes being Director of Family and Ministry Services for a large non-denominational Christian church for several years, financial planning with families, and working with women and women’s issues in a OB/GYN practice for many years.
I integrate complementary methods such as prayer, meditation, and mindfulness, along with evidenced based therapies such as Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Family-Of-Origin (Intergenerational) Therapy, Structural Family Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Play Therapy techniques to offer the best possible treatment for my clients.
Clients who seek out my services are looking for a highly tailored effective approach that meet theirs and their loved one’s unique needs! I work with each individual or family to help them build on their strengths and attain the growth they seeking. I am dedicated to helping you achieve your goals!
Choosing a therapist is an important decision for you and/or your family. So please take a moment to look around my website for more information and testimonials.
MS Marriage and Family Therapy, Nova Southeastern University – January 2012
BS Biological Science, Florida Atlantic University – 1989
Certifications & Trainings
Prepare/Enrich Marriage & Pre-marital Certified Facilitator – January 2014
Active Parenting Now Certified Leader -2013
NAPPI Certified ( Non-Abusive, Psychological, and Physical Interventions) -2013
Response Ability Pathways Certified (Reclaiming At Risk Children & Youth) -2012
Professional Crisis Management (PCM) -2012
Certificate of Substitute Teaching – 2009
Groups (Christian) Life Leadership – Saddleback Church-2007
Certified Financial Manager – 2003