MY TRAINING

DEGREES AND CREDENTIALS
New York State Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Master of Social Work, New York University, May 2011
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Minor in Women's Studies, University of Washington, August 2005
New York City
POST-MASTERS TRAININGS
Seminar in Field Instruction (SIFI), New York University, 2013
Assessment & Treatment of Combat Trauma, Eva Usadi, MA, BCD, 2012
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Training Parts 1&2, William Zangwill, Ph.D., 2011
CLINICAL AND SOCIAL WORK EXPERIENCE
I began my psychotherapy private practice in January of 2020. Previously, I worked as a social worker in both inpatient and outpatient settings, including Hope for the Warriors, New York, NY from 2011 - 2013 and The Holliswood Hospital, Queens, NY from 2010 - 2013. In these positions, I provided psychotherapy, case management, and crisis intervention. I also coordinated the Family Reintegration Program as well as developed and ran the Women Veterans Initiative for Hope for the Warriors. Other experience includes a social work internship at an elementary school in Harlem, NY from 2009 - 2010 and volunteering as a crisis advocate for the Domestic Abuse Women's Network in Tukwila, WA from 2008 -2009.
PRESENTATIONS
"Treating Today's Service Member: An Integrative Approach," National Association of Social Workers (NASW), New York, NY, January 2013
"Working with Military and Families in an Acute Setting," NASW and Adelphi University, Poughkeepsie, NY September, 2012