Ongoing Continuing Education

  • Austin Group Psychotherapy Society Institute - Starting a Group: Developing your own Group Contract with Dave Kaplowitz and Michelle Bohls - December 2018

  • High Impact Couples Therapy with Terry Real - November 2018

  • Weaving Shamanic Perspectives into the Therapeutic Process with Heather Davies, LCSW - Fall 2018

  • Middelberg Integrated Therapy Training Program with Carol Middelberg, PhD - In Progress

  • Somatic Experiencing Advanced II Training with Raja Selvam, PhD - September 2018

  • The Heart of Trauma: Healing Our Embodied Brains in the Context of Relationship with Bonnie Badenoch, PhD, LMFT - July 2018

  • Using Sandtray Protocols in Play Therapy with Marshall Lyles, LPC-S, LMFT-S, RPT-S - June 2018

  • AINC’s How to be a Therapist in a Politically Diverse World with Adrian Lory, LPC - June 2018

  • AINC’s Descent into the Sacred Feminine: A Shamanic Frame for Growth and Transformation with Heather Davies, LCSW - April 2018

  • The Heart of Trauma: Healing Our Embodied Brains in the Context of Relationship with Bonnie Badenoch, PhD, LMFT - April 2018

  • AINC’s Healing Adult Attachment: The Three Pillars of Integrative Treatment with David Elliott, PhD - April 2018

  • Somatic Experiencing Advanced I Training with Raja Selvam, PhD - March 2018

  • AINC’s To Touch or Not to Touch: The Ethical Use of Touch in Psychotherapy with Monique Rodriguez, PhD, LPC - February 2018

  • Somatic Experiencing Intermediate III Training with Maggie Kline, LMFT, SEP - November 2017

  • Integrative Restoration Institute: iRest Level II Yoga Nidra Training with Richard Miller PhD - October 2017

  • Ongoing Couple Therapy biweekly Study/Consultation group with John Howard, LMFT, LPC - September 2017 - August 2018

  • EMDR Group Consultation - August 2017

  • Accessing Neural Networks with Juliane Taylor Shore, LPC-S, LMFT-S, SEP - July 2017

  • Ongoing Monthly Relational Life CoupleTherapy study group at IPNB Austin - July 2017 - present

  • RLT: Relational Life Couple Therapy Level One w/ Terry Real online - May through June 2017

  • EMDR Professional Training Weekend II with Rick Levinson, LCSW - June 2017

  • Somatic Experiencing Intermediate II with Maggie Kline, LMFT, SEP - June 2017

  • Restoring our Hearts: Experiential Explorations of Relational Neuroscience retreat with Bonnie Badenoch, PhD and Kate Cook - May 2017

  • Nonviolent Communication Training with Dian Killan - April 2017

  • EMDR Group Consultation - April 2017

  • Minding the Heart Training Group: Mindfulness, Interpersonal Neurobiology, Trauma Work, Attunement Training, Working with Defenses & Emotion, Tracking the Body, and Attunement in Couples Work with Sydnor Sikes, PhD and Tori Olds, PhD - April - June 2017

  • EMDR Professional Training Weekend I with Rick Levinson, LCSW - March 2017

  • Somatic Experiencing Intermediate I with Maggie Kline, LMFT, SEP - January 2017

  • Somatic Experiencing Beginning III with Maggie Kline, LMFT, SEP - November 2016

  • AINC’s Attachment, Regulation, and Arousal: Deepening Your Understanding of Relationship and Couple Therapy with Stan Tatkin, PhD - October 2016

  • Zen Mindfulness Retreat for Mental Health Professionals with Marsha M. Linehan, PhD, Roshi - August 2016

  • Nonviolent Communication Training with Dian Killan - June 2016

  • Somatic Experiencing Beginning II with Joshua Sylvae, LMFT, SEP - April 2016

  • Somatic Experiencing Beginning I with Joshua Sylvae, LMFT, SEP - February 2016

  • Hospice Austin Bereavement Group Facilitator Training - January 2016

  • The Austin Center for Grief & Loss (formerly My Healing Place) Group Facilitator Training - October 2015

  • AINC’s Self-Compassion and Emotional Resilience with Kristin Neff, PhD - September 2015

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Marriage & Family Therapy (AAMFT)

  • Texas Counseling Association (TCA)

  • Austin IN Connection (AINC) Current Board Member