Everywhere I turn today I see people experiencing fear. I see it in their eyes as they cautiously make eye contact with me. I read it in their Facebook posts as they express worry about the future safety for women, immigrants, people of color, people of the lgbtq community. I hear it in the rants [...]
Some of the most important work I facilitate with individuals and couples is exploring what is emerging in one’s relationship with one’s partner. For most people, being in a relationship involves effort, and reveals the best, and most challenging parts of one’s self. This is because when in a relationship, individuals are simultaneously reveling in [...]
In light of the media attention surrounding the drug related death of the actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, I find it pertinent to post some observations from of my 17 years of clinical work with individuals struggling with substance use. This is not a post about this particular actor’s substance use, as I cannot possibly know [...]
UPCOMING WORKSHOP: BLENDING GESTALT THERAPY AND HARM REDUCTION
USING A GESTALT LENS
It is with great excitement that I announce the opening of my private psychotherapy practice in Ellicott City, Maryland. My new office is located at 5116B Dorsey Hall Drive, Ellicott City, MD. My office is conveniently located just off Route 29 and Route 108 in Howard County, near Dorsey Hall and Centennial Park. It is [...]
I am excited to announce that in 2014, I will expand my practice to begin working with clients in the Ellicott City/Columbia Maryland area. I look forward to posting more updates about this development soon.