I  provide individual therapy to children and adolescents, family therapy, and parent support and training.  I strongly believe that finding a therapist who is an appropriate fit for your family is critical to the success of your therapy.  Please feel free to call me at (909) 579-2579 for a free 15 minute initial phone consultation to determine if my services would be the best match for you.  

Play therapy in Rancho cucamonga, Claremont, Upland, and La Verne

Individual Therapy

I provide individual therapy young children ages 2-12.  I utilize a variety of models of play therapy, including child centered play therapy and cognitive behavioral play therapy.  I will work  closely with you to individualize treatment to best suit your child's needs.  Some of the issues  I often treat include:

  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Tantrums
  • Physical aggression
  • School related stress
  • Family stressors
Family play therapy in rancho cucamonga, claremont, upland, and la verne

Family Therapy

I provide family play therapy to families with young children who are experiencing transitions and stress within the family system.  I utilize attachment based models of play therapy to enhance relationships and to improve attachment in parent-child dyads.  In family therapy, I often work with:

  • Foster and adoptive families
  • Families that have experienced recent transitions and stress
  • Families who want to improve communication
Parent training in rancho cucamonga, claremont, upland, and la verne

Parent Training

As a parent, your participation is critical to your child's progress in treatment.  In addition to regular updates on your child's progress, I provide parent training to help you to manage difficult behaviors and to increase positive experiences with your child.  I can assist you  with:

  • Learning how to soothe your child
  • Finding effective ways to set limits
  • Managing tantrums and difficult behaviors
  • Teaching your child to seek positive attention