Some people
are windows;
bringing light to bear
on the dark corners
where troubles fester.
— Sydney J. Harris


Ed.D. Psychological Education, Human Services and Applied Behavioral Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 1988
M.Ed. Counselor Education, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 1976
B. S. Sociology. Member of Alpha Kappa Delta, National Sociology Honor Society. St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 1975

Licensed Professional Counselor, PA 2002
National Certified Counselor, 1995
Certified EMDR Therapist, 2007
Usui System Reiki Training, Reiki Master 2001
Global Coherence Initiative, 2008
HeartMath Intervention Certification Candidate for 2009

Extensive training in EMDR, trauma, dissociation and complex PTSD. 2000-2008
Authentic Process Therapy, The Institute for Staged Recovery. 1999-2000
Emotional Clearing Workshop, Phoenicia Retreat Center. 1999
Forgiveness and Energy Training, Institute for Advanced Clinical Training. 1999
Counseling the Sex Addict Intensive Training. Meadows Institute. 1998
Psyche and Cosmos. Week Seminar. Omega Institute. 1998
Holotropic Breathwork and Meditation. 8 Day Intensive. 1997
Spirituality and Healing in Medicine, Harvard Medical School. 1998
Transformative Astrology Training with Chris Largent. 1996-2002
Psychosynthesis Training Program. 1992-1995
American Hypnotherapy Institute Certification. 1994
Ericksonian Hypnosis Training. Institute for Advanced Clinical Training, Inc. 1993
Harvard University. Clinical Development Institute. Postdoctoral Independent Study.1984 and 1985
Person Centered Approach 10 &12 day Intensives with Dr. Carl Rogers. 1978 & 1980
Consulting Internship with Dr. Martin Seldman and Ridge Consultants. 1975-1977

National Board of Certified Counselors
EMDR International Association
Association for the Advancement of Psychosynthesis
Association of Humanistic Education and Development
Association of Transpersonal Psychology
Institute of Noetic Sciences