- Full time
- Part time
- One time
licensed clinical psychologist specializing in adults children families and evaluations
Post Doctoral Fellow
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center
September 2002 - August 2003
Provided therapeutic services to adults and children in an outpatient hospital setting. Responsibilities included assessment testing & evaluation, crisis intervention, brief & long term individual therapy, groups therapy, DBT psychotherapy (12 month training of Marsha Linehan'' Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Borderline PD).
Supervisors: Sandra Seligston Ph.D
Introduction to Psychology. PPE 3003 - Theories of Personality.
DEP 3303 - Psychology of Adolescence. DEP 4014 - Parenting and Parenthood.
CLP 4144 - Abnormal Psychology. DEP 4213 - Child Psychopathology.
SOP 4215 - Experimental Social Lecture and Lab. CLP 4374 - Psychotherapy.
EXP 4404 - Memory and Learning. EXP 4404L - Senior Lab (memory and learning).
CLP 4444 - Personality Disorders. PPE 4604 - Psychological Testing.
EXP 4005 - Advanced Experimental Psy Lecture and Lab (Neuropsychology).
APA Accredited Site
July 2000 - July 2001
(APA Accredited Site)
ROTATION 1: Outpatient psychotherapy Adults and Children: Provided community mental health outpatient services to adult and children. Provided assessment-testing & evaluation services, crisis intervention, brief and long term individual therapy, marriage/family therapy, and discharge planning.
ROTATION 2: Assessment and Emergency Services (AES) - Adult and Children: Provided admission interviews, diagnostic - psychological assessment, & case presentations of acute & chronically mentally ill patient for immediate referrals.
ROTATION 3: Residential Intensive Treatment Services (RITS) - Forensic Rotation: Provided in-patient/residential treatment services for conduct disordered &/or sex offending adolescents. Facilitated bi-weekly therapy groups, individual therapy, & psychological testing, participated in court hearings, judicial reviews, & case management.
ROTATION 4: Children Crisis Stabilization Unit (CCSU): Provided in-patient services for SED children and adolescents on a crisis stabilization unit. Participated in daily grand rounds, psychiatric interventions, and treatment planning. Provided group therapy, psychological evaluation, & individual therapy for longer-term (transitional) patients.
Rotation 5: Adult Crisis Stabilization Unit (ACSU): Provided services for inpatient SED adults on an adult crisis stabilization unit. Participated in grand rounds, psychiatric interventions & treatment team planning. Provided crisis intervention, group therapy, psychological evaluation & individual therapy for longer-term (transitional) patients.
Supervisors: Thomas Bonner Ph.D. ABPP & Joe Mora Ph.D.
Psychology Practicum Student
July 1999 - June 2000
Co-led PTSD, Anger
September 1998 - June 2000
Provided outpatient clinical & research evaluation. Administered comprehensive neuropsychological batteries, structured clinical interviews, & feedback to patients & clinicians. Co-led PTSD, Anger management and substance abuse groups.
Supervisors: John Poole, Ph.D. & Sophia Vinogradov, M.D. Ph.D.
August 1998 - June 2000
Provided individual therapy, evaluation, & crisis intervention with diverse adult outpatients (homeless, HIV, Gay, & Lesbian students) in a community-based clinic. Treated clients struggling with depression, PTSD, Borderline, Histrionic, Narcissistic Personality Disorder, & substance abuse. Responsible for writing psycho diagnostics intake reports, & case management. Integrative Cognitive Behavioral & Time-Limited Dynamic Psychotherapy.
Wright Institute Clinic
August 1998 - September 1999
Provided individual low fee outpatient therapy to ethnically & socio-economical diverse adults in a community based clinic. Integrated Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Analytic Psychology, Object Relations, & Control Mastery. Wrote psychodiagnostic intakes including psychodynamic formulations, DSM-IV diagnosis & treatment recommendations.
Responsible for individual therapy, relapse prevention, social skills, & anger management groups
Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center
August 1997 - July 1998
Oakland, CA 8/97-7/98
Responsible for individual therapy, relapse prevention, social skills, & anger management groups. Worked with adults suffering from drug & alcohol abuse, and court mandated individuals.
OTHER SUPERVISED EXPERIENCE
November 1996 - June 1997
Provided individual therapy to children & adolescents in foster care. Provided cognitive behavioral brief therapy.
October 1995 - May 1997
Designed & implemented a day-treatment program at halfway house level VI program for juveniles. Used Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Worked with five clients daily. Also facilitated an anger management group. Also conducted crisis intervention, quality assurance monitoring, reports to agencies, & supervision of five therapists & 25 counselors.
Cities in School
April 1994 - October 1995
Designed and evaluation program that tracked students' progress, achievements & intervention in a dropout prevention program. Communicated with government agencies, conducted grant evaluations & referrals to outside sources.
Senior Social Worker and Director
Children's Home Society
September 1992 - December 1993
Designed & implemented a day-treatment program at a children's shelter, ages 8-18. Managed facility, community outreach, token economy & efforts to reunite children with families when appropriate. Clinical caseload included five clients' daily & crisis intervention as needed. Supervised 20 child-care workers & two therapists.
Vice President, Sparkle Plenty
May 1986 - December 1996
Responsible for psychological testing, evaluating budget and designing employee training manuals.
Qualifications & Certifications
Florida International University