I provide a variety of services to professionals in the health care and mental health industry. Previous clients have included the Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association (MEDA), the International Eating Disorders Association (IAEDP), the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), Boston University, Regis College and more. Below are just a few areas I may be able to assist you. I am happy to customize consultations, trainings, or workshops to satisfy your unique needs, goals and audience. Please submit a Contact form or call (617)407-7190 and I will contact you within 24-48 hours to discuss your needs.
I provide individual and group consultation to mental health professionals who are seeking to enhance their clinical skills around working with clients who have eating disorders, OCD, anxiety and panic disorders, and trauma. As a seasoned cognitive behavioral therapist, I consult with many clinicians who are working towards developing an expertise in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). I have also consulted with newer clinicians who are working towards their CBT certification through the Academy of Cognitive Therapy.
Private Practice Development Consultation
For clinicians who are starting a private practice or who want to enhance and grow their practice.
Workshops and Trainings in Professional Settings
Areas of specialized training include CBT, eating disorder treatment, the treatment of trauma and the treatment of self-harm. Below are examples of recent workshops I have conducted. Click each tab to learn more.
Workshop: Demystifying Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD); A Holistic Approach to Treatment; Psychotherapy, Psychopharmacology, and NutritionCarolina House Annual Symposium Date: Fri, October 18, 2019, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM EDT Location: North Ridge Country Club, 6612 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh, NC 27615 This presentation is an overview of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD). The presenters will discuss how to assess for BDD, it’s overlap with eating disorders, and why individuals develop BDD. Overt, subtle, and treatment interfering behaviors which contribute to the maintenance of the disorder will be reviewed. A comprehensive overview of evidence-based treatments which include CBT and psychopharmacology will be discussed. The presentation will conclude with a case presentation with hands on exercises. Objectives Attendees will learn how to successfully assess for BDD, understand how it overlaps with and differs from eating disorders, OCD, trichotillomania, and excoriation disorder. Attendees will be able to identify at least three treatment interfering behaviors which contribute to and maintain BDD. Upon completion of the workshop, attendees will learn how to incorporate cognitive, as well as hands-on concrete behavioral interventions, appropriate psychopharmacological treatment and nutrition intervention to treat clients with BDD. Cost:
- Regular Registration (August 16 - October 11): $150
- Student Registration (ends October 11th): $60
- Light Breakfast, Coffee, and Lunch are included.
- 6.0 NBCC CE Hours and 6.0 CPEUs will be given for full attendance.