Clinical and Consulting Work

Clinical Interest 

I am interested in interpersonal dynamic psychotherapy from a systems perspective.  I have specifically focused on trauma, men's issues, marital therapy, and behavioral medicine interventions. 

Clinical Appointments

  • Privileges at Memorial Hospital.  2000-Present
  • Director of Clinical Training:  University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. 1996-Present.
  • Clinical Supervisor for Masters Students:  University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Counseling Center. 1995-1999.
  • Clinical Supervisor for Masters Student:  Memorial Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Program.  1995-Present
  • Private Practice, Licensed Psychologist, 10 E. Monument, Colorado Springs, CO ,  1993-present.  Individual, marital, and group therapy.
  • AA Associates, Miami Fl.:  Individual and couples therapy.  Post-Doctoral Hours,  1992-1993.
  • APA Approved Clinical Internship, University of California at Davis, Counseling Center. Davis, CA. Individual, Group, Neuropsychological assessment, and Consultation.  1991-1992.
  • Clinical Practicum,   University of California at Davis, Counseling Center.  Davis, CA.  Individual, Group, and Behavioral Medicine interventions.  1990-l991.
  • Clinical Neuropsychology Practicum,  Palo Alto Veterans Administration., Palo Alto, CA.  Administered, scored, interpreted, and generated reports.  1990-1991.
  • Medical Psychology Practicum, Palo Alto Veterans Administration.  Palo Alto, CA Individual therapy with chronic pain, oncology, COPD patients, and group therapy with obese patients.  1989-1990.
  • Clinical Services Coordinator,  Behavioral Medical Resources, Tempe AZ.  Individual therapy, supervised cases for contract therapists, developed management information system and personnel plan.  1988-1989. 
  • Private Practice Therapist,  Counseling and Family Resources,  Tempe, AZ.  Individual , marital, and group counseling.  1987-1988.
  • Cardiac After-Care Program Development,  Bowers Psychological Associates, Scottsdale, AZ.  Developed an after-care program for cardiac patients to work on risk factor modification. 1986-1988.

Clinical Continuing Educationa

  • Level One Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Training.  Denver, CO  1995
  • Level Two Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Training.  Denver, CO  1996

Consulting Experience

  • Empowerment following Trauma.  LSU Post-Katrina Education Initiative Project: St. Bernard Perish.  2006-2007.
  • Coping with Trauma.  Beth Haven Home for Schizophrenia.  2003
  • Coping in a Medical Practice.  Dr. Alan Rapp Internal Medicine 2000-Present
  • Integrative Care:  Combining Mental and Physical Health Treatment for the Chronically Medically Ill.  Community Health Center, Inc. 2000-Present
  • Stages of Change Model of Health Promotion,  Penrose St. Francis and Centura Health System in Collaboration with the Colorado Springs Community Health Center.  1998-1999.
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation:  Memorial Hospital, Colorado Springs, CO :  1994-Present
  • Physical Fitness:  The Colony Club, Half Moon Bay, CA. Seminar on physical fitness and self-esteem.  1990
  • Stress Management:  Davis Athletic Club,  Davis, CA.  1991
  • Stress Management:  City of San Mateo, San Mateo, CA.  1989
  • Stress Management:  Kodak Corporation, San Jose, CA.  1989
  • Stress Management:  Del Webb Corporation, Phoenix, AZ  1988
  • Stress Management:  Arizona State University, Tempe AZ  1987
  • Depression & the Holidays:  KFYI Radio program, 1986
  • Employee Attitude Assessment:  Phoenix Baptist Hospital, Phoenix AZ 1986
  • Type A Behavior:  Arizona Heart Institute & Desert Samaritan Hospital, Phoenix, AZ  1986
  • Stress Management:  Canyon Ranch Spa,  Tucson, AZ  1984