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 and adolescents.  I utilize a variety of models of play therapy, including child centered play therapy and sand 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

  • Behavioral concerns

  • 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 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 difficult behaviors

  • Teaching your child to communicate in positive ways