Answers to Your Questions

  • Who do you see?

    I am providing psychotherapy and counseling for adult individuals, couples, and other relationship constellations. I am licensed to practice in Texas and California.

  • Are you culturally sensitive?

    I embrace your cultural identity and background and welcome persons from all walks of life. Through life experiences, being mindful and aware, as well as extensive training, I have nurtured my cultural sensitivity and humbleness.

  • Do you offer sessions in German?

    Yes, I am bi-cultural and bi-lingual (Swiss/German) and sessions can be conducted in German.

  • How long have you been practicing?

    I received my MFT license in 2010, worked for several agencies and had a part-time private practice until I opend my own private practice full time in 2016. In the same year, I completed Gottman Level 3 training for couples therapy.

  • What are your hours?

    I am available Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 8 pm. I promise to respond to your questions or inquiries within 24 hours.

  • What are your fees?

    The rate for a regular therapy hour for individuals is $140 and for couples $170 (longer sessions are prorated). A few limited sliding scale fee slots are available for those who qualify based on income and circumstances. Fees are due at the beginning of the session.

  • Do you take insurance?

    As of August 1st, 2020, I no longer accept insurance. I plan on accepting insurance again for individual clients early 2021.

  • What payments do you accept?

    I accept all major credit and debit cards, checks, cash, Apple Pay, and HSA accounts. If you are using insurance, please check with your insurance for co-pay and deductibles. All fees are due at the end of the session.

  • How do I change or cancel my appointment?

    Contact me via text, email, phone, or the client portal as soon as possible and at least 24 hours prior to your appointment to avoid a late cancellation or no show fee. Since I am reserving time specifically for you, late cancellation and no show fees are charged regular session fees (I do realize emergencies happen – we’ll discuss on a case by case basis).

  • Do you offer free consultations?

    Yes! For individuals, I offer a FREE 15 minute phone or online/video consultation. Couples wishing to experience the research-based Gottman method start with a 90 minute assessment session.

  • Where are you located?

    Due to COVID 19, all sessions are conducted online via a secure telehealth platform. I can see individuals and couples online in Texas and California.

 

Please note: I do not discriminate based on age, race, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, culture, language, military or veteran status, physical or mental disability, socioeconomic status, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression.