Professional Activities


Alcohol and Drug Services, Chico, Ca., October 1983 to June 1984

Counseling Center, Chico, Ca.  January 1984 to May 1984

Family Services of America, August 1984 to September 1988


Marriage, Family Therapist, California License #MFC23257

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapist Certified Supervisor, 8/17/98


Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society, Life Member

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, Life Member


“Research on Trainee’s Counseling”, 65th Western Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Jose, Ca. 1985


“Sexual Abuse Prevention Program” (Co-Educator) for students in Butte County, 1985

 “Children’s Self-esteem Enhancement” group, Co-therapist, Chico, Ca. 1988


“The Step-Family”, and “Easing the Stress of Life Transitions”, FamilyServices Association workshop, Chico, Ca. 1985

“Genograms and Healthy Family”, workshop, St. Andrew’s Church, Yuba City, Ca.,1993

 “Embracing the Shadow Along Your Relationship Path”, Yuba City, Ca., 1993

         St Andrews Church

         Yuba Sutter Medical Society

         Sunridge Hospital

 “Therapeutic Depression”, 1998

          Crossroads Cancer Support Group, Sutter North Medical Group, 2/9/98

           University of Phoenix, 2/13/98


These books were written for Adults to read to, with and for children and the “child within”.  Useful for discussions:

“The Stolen Grace”: A template for using images creatively to pass on your legacy as an adult, parent or grandparent.

“Leila’s Magic Hood”: A children’s story using creative images/illustrations for purposes of instilling positive human values.