I am developmental psychologist and PCI Certified Parent Coach®. I see children, teens and parents as they navigate their life challenges. I support clients as they move towards their dreams, utilizing a strengths-based approach. I assist clients recognize and access the many positive assets they possess to reach their desired goals.

I use an integrative approach to address many challenges individuals face:

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Sadness, worry or agitation
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Difficulty at school—socially, behaviorally and/or academically
  • Intense emotions
  • Executive Function Challenges
  • Parenting
  • Sleep issues


  • B.A. Psychology , Human Development and Family Studies (Honors), University of Kansas
  • M.H.S.. Public Health, Mental Hygiene, Johns Hopkins University
  • Ph.D., Educational Psychology, Human Development, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Additional Training

  • Certification, Parent Coach International (PCI)
  • Mindful Schools
  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction-Teens, Certification
  • Resilience-Based Training, Partners in Resilience, certification
  • Mindful Life Schools
  • Mindful Life Schools, Weekly Wellness
  • Yoga Calm