“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.”
– Maya Angelou

Publications and Media


Frozen in trauma on a warming planet: A relational reckoning with climate distress. (2022). British Gestalt Journal, 31(2), 24-31.

Connecting in the climate crisis. (2022). Psychoanalytic Dialogues, 32(4), 344.

Climate Crisis: A Reckoning. Room: A Sketchbook for Analytic Action. October 21, 2021.

Book Review: The Science of Trust: Emotional Attunement for Couples, by John Gottman. (2013). Psychoanalytic Psychology, 30(2), 356-362.

Three -Dimensional Treatment: The Interplay of Patient, Analyst and Supervisors on an Analytic Training Case. (2011). Contemporary Psychoanalysis, 47(3), 386-405.

Using Contradiction: Family Treatment of Child Sexual Abuse. (2001). In S. McDaniel, D. Lusterman & C. Philpot (Eds.), Casebook for Integrating Family Therapy, (pp. 179-189). Washington, D. C.: American Psychological Association Press.

Embracing the Controversy: A Metasystemic  Approach to the Treatment of Domestic Violence. (2000). In P. Papp (Ed.), Couples on the Fault Line, (pp. 152-177). NY: Guilford.

Internal and Interpersonal: The Family Transmission of Father- Daughter Incest, (1994).  The Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 3(2), 1-14.

The Relationship Between Individual Mature Dependence and Perceived Level of Family Functioning, 1988, Dissertation Abstracts International.

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