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How to Spot Toxic & Abusive People

My expertise in handling emotionally and physically toxic, manipulative people started as a psychotherapist evaluating, testifying, and treating sex offenders and their victims. The most extreme case was when I was asked by the FBI to testify as an expert … Continue reading

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What’s stopping you? Explore the source of your resistance

Today is a serious beginning. I made a date with my friend Hannah to write for an hour. Hannah was the right person to handle me. She has a killer corporate lawyer part that wrangles my resistance and holds me … Continue reading

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Women, Sex + Power training group for therapists

Women, Sex + Power was a hit at the 2016 American Group Psychotherapy Association annual conference in NYC. Due to popular demand, Dr. Laura Kasper and I will be conducting a 12 week online training group for therapists. For more … Continue reading

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American Group Psychotherapy Association 2016

I will be presenting with Dr. Laura Kasper at the 2016 American Group Psychotherapy Association Annual Conference in NYC. Stay tuned!

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Walking your dog on the path from trauma to recovery: Thoughts from Paris after the 11/13 terrorist attacks

  I’m sitting at a cafe in Paris, watching the sunset, two days after one of the worst terrorist attacks the city has experienced in history. I’m reading a book called “the trauma of everyday life” by Mark Epstein. In … Continue reading

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American Group Psychotherapy Association 2015

I presented a workshop for resolving treatment resistance in group psychotherapy entitled¬†“Embracing Resistance” at AGPA San Francisco conference 2015.

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American Group Psychotherapy Association 2014

This year I participated in the American Group Psychotherapy Association 2014 Panel discussion “Current Trends in the application of Modern Analytic Group Theory” hosted in Boston, MA.¬† Please listen to my segment of the presentation below.

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