Curriculum Vitae

Private practice psychotherapist & executive coach


Boston College School of Social Work. Boston, MA
Master of Social Work


William James College. Newton, MA
Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching

California State, East Bay. Concord, CA
Multiple Subject K-12 Teaching Credential

The University of California, Berkeley. Berkeley, CA
Bachelor of Art in Psychology


Association of Social Work Boards
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (California) 85709
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Texas) LIC 63042
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (Massachusetts), LIC 118653


International Private Practice Psychotherapist & Executive Coach, Hong Kong & USA. 2015-present

Managed Health Network – CA & TX
MHN and its affiliated companies provide EAP, non-medical counseling, behavioral health care and other services through commercial, affiliate and government accounts. With over 40 years of behavioral health care experience, MHN serves over 800 client accounts, including Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, multi-employer funds and affiliate accounts through Health Net. 

MHN partners with a nationwide provider network of over 63,000 licensed practitioners and 1,500 hospitals and care facilities. MHN also partners and collaborates with leading behavioral health organizations to promote best practices and add to the awareness of behavioral health issues, including the Association for Behavioral Health and Wellness (ABHW), the Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare (CAQH), and the California Association of Health Plans (CAHP).

Clinical Management Consultant, 2017-2022

Texas Health Resources - Dallas-Fort Worth Area, TX
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the U.S. and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served.  Texas Health Behavioral Health is a center of excellence for the treatment of behavioral health and is accredited by The Joint Commission. 

Texas Health Behavioral Health provides access to mental, psychiatric and behavioral health services in both inpatient and outpatient settings across the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Commonly-treated conditions include schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression and detoxification for substance abuse.

Therapist and Care Transition Manager, 2016 - 2017

Branches of Hope (Formerly Vine Community Services Limited) – Wan Chai, Hong Kong
The Vine Community Services Limited (VCSL) is a local NGO whose primary mission is to empower and provide for marginalized and vulnerable populations that reside in Hong Kong. Refugee services began in 2004 to meet the spiritual, physical, judicial, psychological, and social needs of refugees and asylum-seekers.  

In 2014, VCSL was formed to expand services to include weekly fellowships, meals, financial and housing assistance, institution visits, social activities, and advocacy work.  In addition to the refugee and asylum-seeker services, VCSL's two other programs, Stop Trafficking of People and School of Opportunity aims to raise awareness about trafficking in Hong Kong, advocate for victims of trafficking, provide refugee children with quality teaching and learning on school holidays and Saturdays, and sponsoring adult refugees to attend accredited courses to boost job prospects in their countries of relocation.

Refugee and Asylum-Seeker Social Worker and Consultant, 2016

McLean Hospital - Belmont, MA
McLean Hospital is an international center for psychiatric treatment, education and research. Founded in 1811, McLean is the largest psychiatric teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. McLean is dedicated to delivering specialized and individualized care provided by expert, compassionate members of its team. In addition to offering state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of behavioral and psychiatric illnesses, McLean also offers an expanded array of specialized academic and clinical programs for children and adolescents as well as dedicated services for older adults.

Treatment spans a full continuum, including inpatient and acute longer-term residential care, partial hospitalization, outpatient services, and therapeutic and specialized schools.

Clinical Team Manager, 2016

Private Executive Coach, MA, TX, CA, & Hong Kong. 2014-present

Family Service of Greater Boston - Jamaica Plain, MA.
Family Service of Greater Boston is a community mental health clinic affiliated with United Way that promotes the self-sufficiency and well-being of at-risk families and individuals living in the inner city.  Founded in 1835, Family Service provides high-quality clinical mental health services for children and adults who have been victims of physical and sexual abuse. Family Service offers substance abuse treatment, family therapy, parenting education, and child protective services to help troubled families stay together and rebuild their lives.  In addition, Family Service offer mentoring for school-aged clients, school-based counseling, and prevention services aimed at reducing violence, early pregnancy, and substance abuse.

Outpatient Community Mental Health Clinician

St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Boston, MA. 2011-2012
Medical Social Worker and Case Manager

Arbour Counseling, Woburn, MA. 2010-2011
Group Counselor and Case Manager

Cambridge and Somerville Program for Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Rehabilitation, Greater Boston, MA. 2009-2010
FirstStep Street Outreach Worker

City of Cambridge Department of Human Services, Cambridge, MA. 2009
Planning and Development Intern

Mt. Diablo Unified School District, Concord, CA. 2005-2008
Cambridge Public Schools, Cambridge, MA. 2008-2010
Elementary and Secondary School Teacher