I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, a Clinical Member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, and a Certified Advanced Imago Relationship Therapist. I maintain a private practice in Greenville, South Carolina.
I have over 32 years experience as a Marriage and Family Therapist. I received my Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Auburn University in 1987. I have worked in an inpatient Eating Disorders Unit, the Employee Assistance Program for Michelin Tire Corporation, and have been in private practice for 17 years. Formerly, I worked as a registered nurse in cardiac rehab, pediatrics, and post-anesthesia recovery room.
I have done extensive additional training in couples therapy and am a Certified Advanced Imago Relationship Therapist. Imago Relationship Therapy (IRT) is based on the principles and practices described in the bestselling book by Harville Hendrix PhD, "Getting the Love You Want". My profile on Imago Relationships North America can be accessed through the link below.
I am also skilled in using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, which has been shown through extensive research to be effective in treating such illnesses as depression and anxiety, phobias, chronic pain, self esteem issues and more.