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



            May 1993 Rutgers University Master’s in Social Work

            May 1981 Rutgers University Bachelor’s in Journalism


  • 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