Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW)




Washington -  LW 60741617

Colorado - CSW.09923310

The LICSW is the top tier of licensure for the profession of social work.  It signifies expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of emotional and mental disorders based on advanced knowledge of human development, the causation and treatment of psychopathology, psychotherapeutic treatment practices, and social work practice as defined in advanced social work. Treatment modalities include but are not limited to diagnosis and treatment of individuals, couples, families, groups, or organizations.

Ethics Chair/Board Member

the washington state society for clinical social work ('18-'20)

Senior/Training Therapist


The University of Denver, Health and Counseling Center* ('13-'17)

Oregon State Univ., Counseling and Psychological Srvcs.* ('03-'13)

* Training site accredited by the American Psychological Association

Post-Graduate Training

seattle psychotherapy training program, Gestalt Associates Training Los Angeles ('18-'19)

crucible therapy for couples (100 hours of training)

advanced clinical training, Gestalt Therapy Training Ctr. NW (07-'12)

clinical mentee, the American Psychoanalytic Assoc. ('02-'03)

CLINICAL resident, Humboldt state university* ('02-'03)

Clinical Fellow, the university OF California AT Berkeley* ('01-'02)

* Training site accredited by the American Psychological Association


Masters in social work, colorado state university (2001)