Deciding to see a therapist can be a difficult decision and starting therapy can be a bit scary. With this in mind, I do everything I can to help people feel comfortable, safe and supported. This sort of "centering" of people's experience is an expression of the values integral to everything I do.
Those same kinds of values inform the ideas and practices I use for therapy, ideas that draw from a tradition of work called Narrative Therapy. Among others, Narrative Therapy:
In addition to constantly reviewing and my work in order to make improvements, I am part of an ongoing advanced training program at Evanston Family Therapy Center in Evanston, Illinois.