BS - Texas Women's University MSSW- University of Texas at Texas My experience includes Founder/Director of the Art Therapy Institute (Dallas), private practice, adjunct professor at various universities, art therapist at Children's Medical Center (Dallas) for children with eating disorders and behavioral issues.
I am a founding member of the North Texas Chapter of the APT and have served on the Board of Directors of the Texas Association for Play Therapy. I have also served the American Art Therapy Association, and I am an honorary member of the North Texas Art Therapy Association. In addition to my professional service, I am an artist, and I do life figure drawings with charcoal and pastels, landscapes with oil paints, and abstracts with encaustic paint.
In my private practice, I provide psychotherapy to children, adolescents, families and adults. I have expertise in play therapy, art psychotherapy and sand tray therapy. My passion is helping people address problems in living, including childhood problems, adjustment problems, grief and loss, depression, and trauma. I also provide supervision for play therapy and social work.