Summery of Qualifications

ACADEMIC

1966 - Graceland University, Associate of Arts

1969 - University of Northern Iowa, BA in Psychology

1971 - Emporia State University, M.Sc. in Counseling Psychology

1973 - Emporia State University, M.Sc. in Clinical Psychology  INTERNSHIPS

1971 to 1973 - Clinical Internship at Topeka State Hospital, Topeka, Kansas

1970 to 1971 - Kansas Neurological Hospital 

1971 to 1973 - Menninger Foundation, Post Graduate Program in Psychology  POST GRADUATE TRAINING & ACCREDITATION

1974 to 1987 - Formal Weekly Supervision by Psychoanalysts

1975 to 1981 - Personal Psychoanalysis

1995 to 1997 - Advanced Training Program in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy

2000 to 2006 - Personal Psychoanalysis  2007 to 2008 - Coaching Training Program, CTI

2007 to 2008 - ORSC Program

2008 to 2009 - Leadership Training Program

2008 - Certification Program, The Leadership Circle

2008 - Certification Program, The Baron EQ-I

2009 - Gottman Method Couples Therapy, Level 3 Certification Training

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1969: Menniger Foundation, Topeka, Kansas, USA:  

  •  Child Care Worker 
  • Worked with adolescent girls in residential treatment specializing in eating and character disorders  

1971 - 1973: Topeka State Hospital, Topeka, Kansas, USA:

  •  Psychologist, doing research and providing treatment through assessment tools in both alcoholic and chronic schizophrenic populations.  
  •  Created a Psychometrics Program for alcoholics in residence and their family members
  • Created assessment tools and a publication regarding returning vets from Vietnam at the Topeka Neurological Program (one year in duration).  

1974 - 1981: Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario:

  • Helped co-ordinate the new Psychoanalytic Department in Psychology
  • Member of the Outpatient Clinic, performing assessments and consultations, as well as providing treatment
  • Acting Supervisor of both the Psychology and Psychiatry Intern Program  
  • Also a Consultant at the National Ballet School in Toronto, Ontario

1981 - Present: Private practice (Psychotherapist), Toronto, Ontario:

  • Full-time, private psychotherapy practice, specializing in long-term psychoanalytic psychotherapy, couples therapy, offering consultation services to corporate businesses in Toronto  
  • Personality assessments, career counselling, consultation and supervision. Leadership assessments, EQ-I, and follow-up coaching with regards to these tools