About Me

I graduated from Hunter College, NY in 2012 with a M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling and obtained a National Certification as Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC). I have postgraduate studies from Capella University, MI in 2013, studying mental health. In 2016, I obtained full licensure as a License Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in New York and obtain NYS (OASAS) Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC-2).  As a CASAC-2, I am approved to provide clinical screenings, assessments and treatment to Impaired Driving Offenders.  I have Cognitive Behavioral Therapy training from the Beck Institute, basic CBT and specializing in depression and anxiety. I have over 60 hours of training in the field of problem gambling, and I am part of Problem Gambling New York State Resource Center

Below is a list of areas I have experience proving treatment.

  • Mood Disorders/ Depression

  • Anxiety and Phobias

  • Substance Use Disorder/ Addiction

  • Problem Gambling 

  • Relationship Difficulties

  • Life Transitions

  • Difficulties with Self-Esteem

  • Mindfulness Stress Reduction Therapy

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

  • Professional/Career Issues

  • College/Graduate School Issues

  • Medical and Health Concerns

  • Pain Management 

  • Stress Management

  • Sexual Abuse

  • Gender Identity Support

  • LGBT Counseling

  • Grief, Loss, or Bereavement

  • Psychotic Disorders

  • Other Issues