Depression / Anxiety / Obsessive-Compulsive Behaviors
Coming out (for the first time/ongoing), Questioning, Gender dysphoria, transgendered/in transition, family of LGBTQIA+
Marital issues/long-term relationships, parent/child, dating, social anxiety/confidence issues, family of origin, assertiveness training)
Phase of Life Issues
Adolescence into adulthood, middle age, change of career/partners, mortality, aging, pregnancy, ongoing self discovery.
Recovering from infidelity, low desire, erectile/premature release, growing marital systems *
*I use the term "marital system" to include all long term relationships (same sex and/or heterosexual)
Sex and Intimacy Issues
Death & Bereavement
Bereavement, mortality issues, anticipatory grief, terminal illness
Negotiating the growing up process, parent/child control and power issues, sexuality, confidence and social issues
Substance Abuse / Recovery Support
PTSD / Early Childhood Trauma / Rape Trauma Treatment
I do not view most of these issues as pathological, but rather, an expected and perfectly understandable reaction/outcome to life’s many challenges. My client’s are fellow travelers ( ‘The Gift of Therapy’, Irvin Yalom, MD) with whom I share many similarities as I navigate my own journey of growth and self discovery.