I'm a licensed psychologist in the Seattle area with over 8 years of clinical experience. I received my Ph.D. in School Psychology from the University of Washington, and I completed my APA accredited predoctoral internship in child clinical and pediatric psychology at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. I completed my postdoctoral fellowship at the Evidence Based Treatment Centers of Seattle.
I specialize in providing services for the following:
Autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities
Anxiety, including obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), specific phobias, and generalized anxiety
School refusal and avoidance
Behavioral parent training for kids with autism, anxiety, and disruptive behaviors
Evaluation and Assessment
I provide individual therapy to children and adolescents, experiencing anxiety related concerns, such as generalized anxiety and specific phobias. I use an integration of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Exposure Therapy in working with my clients.
I provide individual therapy to children and adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder. I use an integration of Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Exposure/Response Prevention in working with clients with OCD.
School Refusal and Avoidance
I work with children and adolescents who have difficulties attending school on a regular basis due to anxiety. I collaborate with caregivers and school systems and use an integration of cognitive behavioral therapy and exposure therapy.
Parent Training for Anxious Children
Parent Training for Challenging Behaviors
Evaluation & Assessment
I provide parent training to caregivers of children and adolescents who have anxiety related concerns, using evidence-based interventions such as Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions (SPACE).
I provide parent training to caregivers of children ages, 3-10 who have difficulties regulating their emotions and behavior, using evidence-based interventions such as Incredible Years, Helping The Noncompliant Child, and Applied Behavior Analysis.
I provide comprehensive diagnostic assessments, including assessments for autism, ADHD, mental health issues, and academic difficulties.