Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, Rutgers University, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (APA approved), Piscataway, NJ. 1983-1988.
B.A. in English Literature and American Studies, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ. Summa cum laude, 1977-1981.
Licensed Psychologist: NJ License SI02823
Certification in EMDR (EMDRIA) and Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH)
Certification of Advanced Study in Therapeutic Writing (The Center for Journal Therapy)
American Psychological Association
American Society of Clinical Hypnosis
Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
Brain Injury Association
Clinical Hypnosis Society of New Jersey
EMDR International AssociationMercer County Psychological Association
New Jersey Association of Cognitive Therapists
New Jersey Psychological Association
Somerset County Psychological Association
PAST PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Psychologist, RSM Psychology Center, 3131 Princeton Pike, Blng. 5, Lawrenceville, NJ,
2/02 to 5/06.
Provided individual, family, and group psychotherapy as well as neuropsychological and psychological assessment services.
Private Practice, Kendall Park and Princeton, NJ, 2/92 to 4/02.
Provided individual, marital, family, and group psychotherapy as well as neuropsychological testing and treatment.
Clinical Supervisor, Community Skills Program, Marlton, NJ, part-time, 11/93 to 11/01.
Supervised clinical staff providing home and community-based cognitive services to brain-injured clients.
Clinical Psychologist , Princeton Nursing Home, Princeton, NJ, part-time, 1/94 to 5/95.
Consultation for staff and supportive therapy for nursing home residents.
Clinical Neuropsychologist, Community Rehabilitation Services of New Jersey, North Brunswick, NJ, 4/91 to 11/93.
Neuropsychological assessment, individual and family therapy, facilitated groups, provided staff inservices, consulted with the clinical treatment team.
Staff Neuropsychologist, New England Rehabilitation Hospital, Woburn, MA, 9/89 to 3/91.
Neuropsychological assessment, individual, family, and group therapy, cognitive treatment, consultation and inservicing to inpatient and outpatient clinical treatment teams.
Postdoctoral Fellow in Neuropsychology, New England Rehabilitation Hospital, Woburn, MA, 9/88 to 8/89.
Neuropsychological assessment of inpatients and outpatients, consultation, and family education. Weekly rotation at Boston University, Department of Neurology.
Clinical Psychology Intern, VA Medical Center, East Orange, NJ (APA approved), 9/87 to 9/88.
Rotations in neuropsychology, outpatient mental health, and medical psychology.
English Teacher, The Association of Arulagam, Tamil Nadu, South India, full-time, 12/81 to 6/82.
Taught English and basic living skills, assisted with administrative tasks and fund raising activities in a long-term shelter for destitute women.
French Teacher, Kodaikanal School, Tamil Nadu, South India, full-time, 8/81 to 12/81.
Taught grades 8 through 12, French I, II, III, and IV and English as a second language; organized extra-curricular activities in a boarding school setting.