With 32 years experience, I received my graduate education from The University of Texas at Tyler in 1991. I have completed a 60 hour Master of Science in Clinical Psychology with a Certificate in Behavioral Neuroscience. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor and Licensed Psychological Associate with Independent Practice. I am also a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology, a license to practice psychology for Texas Public schools. I am a trauma informed therapist and a Certified EMDR Therapist (EMDRIA).
I am a Clinical Member of the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing International Association (EMDRIA), and the Texas Association for Psychological Associates (TAPA). I have served East Texans for many years on the board of Parent Services Center of Tyler Inc., Region 7 Head Start Advisory Board, and the Regional Medicaid Advisory Committee for the Texas Department of Health and Human Services as well as other local and regional boards. Owner of Tyler Counseling & Assessment Center a group practice serving East Texas for 38 years