Sandy is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in individual, couple and family therapy. She now resides in California and maintains her Florida license in order to work with Florida clients online.
I am a graduate of Pepperdine University, where I received an MA in Counseling Psychology. With over 30 years experience as a marriage and family therapist. I work with many clients with relationship issues, as well as those dealing with depression, anxiety, addictions, and a wide variety of other issues. I also have an MA in Speech Communication. I worked for the Department of Defense for many years as both a counselor and a counseling supervisor. In addition, I have also taught classes in Psychology and in Speech Communication at several colleges and universities across the country.
I'm an interactive, solution-focused, compassionate therapist, providing support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. Each person is unique, and together we will develop a plan of treatment to meet your specific needs. We will work together to help you buld on your strengths and attain the personal growth you are committed to accomplishing.
I am also the co-author of the book Dating Demons Never Turns Out Well: How to Identify and Avoid the Bad Guys Before They Destroy Your Life.
The Kindle version of the book is currently available on Amazon.com.
M.A. in Counseling Psychology, Pepperdine University
M.A. in Speech Communication, California State University at Los Angeles
License, Certifications & Awards
Florida Marriage and Family Therapist License MT2460
California Marriage and Family Therapist License MF28286
Recipient of the Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Award
Multiple trainings regarding the treatment of domestic violence
Multiple trainings regarding trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder
Certified in Anger Management for both adults and adolescents