I am a retired social worker formerly with Alameda County Child Protective Services. I provided family counseling to families in the child welfare system. I have also provided individual therapy for adults with mental health and chronic physical health issues. Currently I provide individual therapy for adults with depression, anxiety, and relationship issues. I seek to develop a trusting relationship with my clients so that they can air their emotions and concerns, and begin to see life from a new perspective.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
CA LCSW 20375
She listened to my concerns and struggles and I liked that she made suggestions to help with my situation
Written on May 21, 2023 after therapy with Debra for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, and career difficulties