Trainings Conducted, local and international (2009-2018):

  • Mindfulness-Based Sobriety: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Relapse Prevention Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.
  • Motivational Interviewing: Introductory, Intermediate, and Advanced, "Third Edition"
  • Motivational Interviewing Treatment Integrity (MITI) Coding System, Version 4.1
  • Person-Centered Treatment Planning
  • Co-Occurring Disorder Program (Mental/Substance); trained as trainer at Dartmouth
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Criteria Third Edition [level-of-care placement, treatment planning, utilization management]

Consultation (2015-2018):

  • Thresholds: Primary consultant with Illinois largest mental health treatment provider in developing substance use treatment programs: achieved licenses; developed treatment model, service approaches, curricula, and policies; and launching in Spring of 2016. 
  • Head/Heart Therapy: Consultation to obtain license from the Illinois Department of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse.

Adler University, Psy.D. Program (2015):

  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Addictions

Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Adjunct Professor (2000-2004):

  • Humanistic and Existential Models in Psychology
  • Advanced Practicum Seminar

Roosevelt University, Adjunct Faculty (1985-1986):

  • Ethical and Professional Issues in Counseling
  • Group Psychotherapy