Credentials

30+ years of work in Behavioral Health

New Jersey (1985 to 2004)

  • Resource Center Counselor at a not-for-profit organization providing services to individuals involved in the criminal justice system
  • Non-clinical social worker: child & adolescent psychiatric hospital, outpatient services with older adults with substance abuse issues and mothers struggling with substance abuse
  • Post graduate: Clinical Social Worker on research study aimed at understanding differences in child and adolescent adaptation to sexual abuse
  • Part-time psychotherapy private practice

 

Minnesota (2005 to Present):

  • 2006 to 2012 Clinical Social Worker in a group practice in Rochester, MN
  • 2012 to present: Private Practice in Clinical Social Work in Rochester, MN
  • 2018 to present: Behavioral Health Consultant to Rochester Police and Olmsted County Sheriff’s Departments Peer Support Team

 

EDUCATION

            May 1993 Rutgers University Master’s in Social Work

            May 1981 Rutgers University Bachelor’s in Journalism

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 – $180
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Medica Health Plan Solutions (Mayo Clinic, City of Rochester & Olmsted County)
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Minnesota Care (MA)
  • South County Health Plan (SCHP)
  • UCare
  • United Healthcare