Patients often seek help for a combination of issues and areas in their lives they wish to improve or heal. Each patient begins his/her treatment with a consultation and diagnostic evaluation.

Clinical Services

  • Individual
  • Couple
  • Family
  • Adolescents – Adults

Human Sexuality and Individual and Couple Therapy

  • Desire problems (Low sexual desire for men and women and discrepancy in desire)
  • Arousal Problems (distracting thoughts, erectile problems in men and lacking sufficient lubrication in women). Persistent genital arousal disorder (PGAD)
  • Orgasm Problems (difficultly climaxing in women and premature or delayed ejaculation in men)
  • Pelvic Floor Dysfunction
  • Pain Disorders (a burning sensation or discomfort during sexual intercourse)
  • Vestibulodynia/Vulvodynia
  • Compulsive Sexual Behaviors, including addiction to pornography (online, chat rooms, sexting)
  • Gender Identity Disorders
  • Couples Therapy: utilizing the PACT model, based on current developmental neuroscience research, emotional arousal regulation and attachment theory in helping couples heal even the most difficult challenges (i.e. betrayals, sexual problems, domestic abuse, divorce and uncoupling therapy). The practice of loving presence, a “Hakomi Method”, is also an integral part of the couple treatment. Partners learn to adapt an open-hearted way of relating to their partner. This allows for a deeper connection, attunement and intimacy.

Acute and Post-Traumatic Stress

  • Childhood Developmental Trauma
  • Rape and Sexual Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Physical Abuse
  • Medical Traumas
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder with Veterans
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • High Impact Falls

Pain Management

  • Life-changing strategies for transforming physical and emotional pain using a blend of Hypnotherapy, EMDR and Somatic Experiencing to help eliminate and reduce the suffering associated with chronic pain

Emotional, Compulsive Behavior and Anxiety Disorders

  • Body image issues
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Panic attacks and phobias
  • Mood instability
  • Anger management
  • Grief therapy
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Depression
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Habit Disorders (recurrent hair pulling, nail biting, etc.)
  • Self body mutilation disorders (cutting, piercing, excessive tattooing)
  • Childhood/Adolescent bullying and cyber-bullying

Emotional Issues Linked to Physical Conditions

  • Menopause issues
  • Infertility counseling
  • Insomnia
  • Psychosomatic symptoms (TMJ, GI issues, skin disorders, migraines and tension headaches)

Addiction and Compulsive Behaviors

  • Substance Abuse (alcoholism and drug abuse)
  • Smoking cessation
  • Sexual addictions and compulsive sexual behavior
  • Compulsive gambling

Eating Disorders

  • Anorexia
  • Bulimia
  • Compulsive eating

Life Skills, Coaching and Training

  • Assertiveness training
  • Mindfulness skills
  • Parenting skills
  • Stress management
  • Emotion regulation skills
  • Social and relationship skills
  • Communication techniques