I work from 10am to 6pm Pacific time, or from 1pm to 9pm Eastern time.
My clients describe me as:
Caring and warm, with irreverent humor, and a passion for social justice as well as LGBTQIA+, polyamory and kink community needs.
Something to know about my approach is:
I don't believe in a one-size-fits-all approach. Some clients prefer therapy to be an affirming space to be seen and heard; others wish to go deeply into core issues; still others wish a more goal oriented space. I am happy to accommodate your needs.
Together, we will:
Together we will discuss themes around relationships, communication, boundary-setting and identity, and learn tools to deal with anger, depression, anxiety and other concerns. We might also explore how the past relates to the present.
I specialize in working with people who:
are members of the polyamory, kink, queer, transgender / non-binary, and LGBTQIA+ communities. I also welcome clients from the sex worker, furry, hiv/poz, pagan, goth, geek, communities. Folks who are from none of these groups are welcome too!
I became a therapist because:
I became a therapist because I appreciate being able to hold space for peoples' stories and watch them grow and transform in their journeys.
Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:
You might sometimes get to say hi to my cats... you can see one of them in the photo of my telehealth office background below.
More about me and my practice:
Contact me at http://www.tinyurl.com/initial-inquiry to get started. More things about me - vegetarian, hiker, cat lover, photography enthusiast, and Pokemon Go player. I am also committed to getting out the progressive vote in my volunteer time.
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