More than 4 decades of experience in behavioral health within outpatient, residential and hospital-based environments. Over 5 years of specialized training in structural and strategic family therapy. Substantial clinical training and experience working with people with complex substance use and co-occurring mental disorders. . Specialties include addiction and personality disorders, interactional group therapy, structural/strategic family therapy, psychopharmacology of addictions, and clinical supervision on individual, group, and family therapy. Broad experience providing organizational development, management and/or human resource services within hospital and public health settings.
Extensive experience instructing undergraduate, graduate and continuing edcuation courses. Course instruction and use of Quality Matters standards to develop courses in abnormal psychology, personality theories, social psychology, introduction to psychology, trauma disorders, addictions, solution-focused therapy, family therapy, crisis intervention, and group therapy.