People of transgender experience, particularly youth in general and adults with persistent, severe mental health symptoms. Queer family building and parenthood. People experiencing infertility and perinatal loss.
Master of Social Work
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
Bachelor of Science
Gender and Sexuality Studies
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
Sole proprietor offering individual psychotherapy to adults.
Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center, Transgender Mental Health Social Worker
Individual and family psychotherapy for youth, young adults, and their families.
Assessments for gender affirming hormones and/or surgeries
Bellevue Hospital Emergency Department Social Worker
Providing crisis intervention, assessment, referral, consult with medical staff regarding social needs, including Level I Traumas.
Covering the pediatric ER and the adult ER. After hours and weekends, covers both ERs and the rest of the medical portion of the hospital.
Experience with domestic violence, sexual assaults (adult and pediatric), child protection cases, LGBTQ patients, assessing suicidality, clients with substance use disorders, and more.
Project Renewal, Inc, Geffner House, Case Manager
Skills/responsibilities include counseling for both mental health and substance use, creating and implementing service plans, referrals out to the community, crisis intervention, entitlements assistance, and more.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Intern
Provided direct mental health services to both groups and individuals, working mostly with high-risk veterans with serious, chronic mental illnesses, many also diagnosed with a co-occurring substance use disorder.
Consulting, presentations, and writing
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