“A good therapist must be able to establish safety and trust, start where the client is, be a good listener, be empathic and non-judgmental, and have expertise in a certain area.”








  • Master of Social Work, University of Pennsylvania (Ivy League),
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Pennsylvania (Ivy League)
  • Licensed Social Worker in the UK and New Jersey (past)
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker in New York State (present)


  • 10+ years working with individuals, dyads/couples, families, and groups
  • worked in outpatient mental health, rape crisis center, hospitals, and foster care

Trainings and Certifications:

  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
  • Alternatives for Families Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (AF-CBT)
  • Prolonged Exposure
  • Structured Psychotherapy for Adolescents Responding to Chronic Stress (SPARCS)

Professional Associations:


  • Awarded Magna Cum Laude, Psychology Honors, and Dean’s List
  • Awarded a scholarship to Master of Social Work program
  • Invited speaker to Society for Psychotherapy Research conference
  • New York Foundling Hospital’s 2010 “Employee of the Year”