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I am a board-certified clinical psychologist (ABPP) and a Fellow in the American Academy of Clinical Psychology, with a practice in Chapel Hill, Durham and Hillsborough NC. I have over 30 years of experience in helping with many different kinds of issues.

If you are visiting this website, you may be looking for a therapist, and may want to know about me as a psychologist. You might also be interested in more general questions, such as what sort of treatment clinical psychologists offer, or what psychotherapy is all about. I try to touch on all these possible interests in this site.



Psychological treatment may consist of:


A psychologist with the appropriate skills can effectively treat