The success of therapy depends heavily on the alchemy between the therapist and client; no matter what issue brings you to therapy, it cannot be opened up unless the relationship between the client and therapist feels safe, supportive and respectful. Establishing this relationship is at the foundation of my practice.

Therapy is a safe container where all parts of you are welcome. It is within the safety of talk therapy that one can learn to stop, reflect and connect. Therapy slows things down so they can be opened up, examined, and ultimately, healed.

I am based in Carpinteria, CA and currently offer tele-therapy sessions for residients of California. Contact me.

My current fee is $200.00 per 50 minute session. Longer sessions are available by prior arrangement and are pro-rated.

I don’t accept insurance, but can prepare a superbill each month in order for you to request reimbursement based on your mental health benefits


Good Faith Estimate:

Under Section 2799B-6 of the Public Health Service Act, health care providers and health care facilities are required to inform individuals who are not enrolled in an insurance plan /coverage, a Federal health care program and/or are not seeking to file a claim with their plan/coverage both orally and in writing of their ability, upon request or at the time of scheduling health care items and services, to receive a “Good Faith Estimate” as to what is their expected charges.

You have the right to receive a “Good Faith Estimate” explaining how much your medical care will cost.

Under the law, health care providers need to give patients who don’t have insurance or who are not using insurance an estimate of the bill for medical items and services.

•    You have the right to receive a Good Faith Estimate for the total expected cost of any non-emergency items or services. This includes related costs like medical tests, prescription drugs, equipment, and hospital fees.

•    Make sure your health care provider gives you a Good Faith Estimate in writing at least 1 business day before your medical service or item. You can also ask your health care provider, and any other provider you choose, for a Good Faith Estimate before you schedule an item or service.

•    If you receive a bill that is at least $400 more than your Good Faith Estimate, you can dispute the bill.

•    Make sure to save a copy or picture of your Good Faith Estimate. For questions or more information about your right to a Good Faith Estimate, visit


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