I am a practicing Licensed Professional Counselor in Asheville, NC specializing in relationships issues working with individuals, couples, families and work groups. I earned a master's degree in counseling/psychology from Goddard College. I have worked with thousands of couples and individuals over the last 16 years helping to improve their relationships while cultivating healthier communication and intimacy skills. Prior to becoming a psychotherapist I lived at Esalen Institute studying mindfulness, meditation, gestalt therapy and Esalen message. In the years previous, I was a project manager in Fortune 200 and 500 companies with emphasis in the Japanese business sector. I dueled majored in Japanese studies/language and Social Science at Michigan State University and Lived in Japan for one and half years.
I also have a podcast: "Relationships! Let's Talk About It"...exploring and discussing all types of relationship issues. I love helping people explore and move through the maze of relationship issues in order to live more in connection and authentically expressing themselves.
Awards and Affiliations
Voted Best of : Therapists in 2012 and 2013 Mountain Xpress readers poll in Western North Carolina