Education and Clinical Training


  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Toronto in  Toronto, Canada.
  • Ph.D., in Clinical Psychology from the University of Minnesota in 1996. Double Specialization in Adult and Child/Adolescent Psychology.
  • EMDR Basic Training (equivalent of EMDR I & II), July 2015,  taught by Regional EMDR Institute Trainer, Janet Wright, LCSW.
  • Ongoing EMDR certification training, monthly,  taught by Shannon Yockey, LCSW, Andrea Holts, LMFT and Janet Wright, LCSW, Fort Collins, CO.


  • Doctoral training in the treatment of anxiety disorders at the Anxiety Disorders Clinic, St. Paul, MN
  • Doctoral training in family and child assessment and therapy at the Wilder Clinic in Minneapolis, MN
  • Doctoral training in Neuropsychology at the Neuropsychology Clinic in Minneapolis, MN
  • Doctoral training: Victoria Hospital and the Children’s Hospital in London, Ontario, Canada
  • Post-doctoral training: the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Post-doctoral training: Counselling Clinic at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  • Post-doctoral training: Day Treatment Program at the University of Tennessee-Medical School in Memphis, TN
  • Post-doctoral trianing: Neuropsychology Clinic at the University of Denver, Denver, CO
  • Poudre Valley Hospital inpatient adult unit, inpatient adolescent unit, and consultation on medical floors.

For details of Continuing Education, click on the tabs above, or click here.