Education

  • Fuller Theological Seminary Graduate School of Psychology, Pasadena, California,  M.A. in Marital & Family Therapy, June 1991.
  • Fuller Theological Seminary Graduate School of Theology, Pasadena, California,  M.A. in Theology, June 1989.
  • Westmont College, Santa Barbara, California, B.A. in English and Religious Studies, 1985
  • Licensed Marital & Family Therapist, California Board of Behavioral Science Examiners
  • Clinical Member, California Association of Marital & Family Therapists
  • Clinical Member, International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals
  • Certified Conscious Eating™ Therapist
  • Certified Yoga Teacher
  • Member, Spiritual Directors International

Publications

  • “Giving the Simple Gift of Myself,” Faith At Work , Summer, 2003.             .
  • “The Church, Sexuality and Eating Disorders,” E-Quality , webzine, Winter, 2007.
  • Clinical consultant, The Religion of Thinness, Gurze Books, November 2009.

Past Presentation Venues

  • Azusa Pacific University
  • Fuller Theological Seminary.
  • Westmont College
  • Equinox Fitness Clubs
  • The Renfrew Foundation
  • The Girl Scouts of America
  • Christian Association for Psychological Studies
  • Inner Escapes Workshops
  • American Association of Medical Assistants
  • Morristown Women’s Festival
  • The Institute for Girl’s Development
  • The Love Your Tree Project of New York City
  • Bel-Air Presbyterian Church
  • Glendale Presbyterian Church
  • Sierra Presbyterian Church
  • Forest Home Conference Center
  • Rolling Hills Covenant Church
  • Oak Haven Gardens Retreat Center
  • Tribe Community Church
  • La Canada Presbyterian Church
  • Ecclesia Church in Hollywood
  • Los Angeles Film Studies Center
  • Alma Family Services
  • Cancer Support Community of Pasadena