The future depends onwhat you do in the present

About Me


I am a professional Recovery Coach who specializes in helping clients challenged by the various forms of addictive behaviors create change and maintain a high quality of health, satisfying work and personal relationships. 

Having worked in the recovey field for over thirty years and licensed as a Psychologist and Addictions therapist in the state of TN, I am also specially trained for coaching.  Because my background includes additional training and experience in the fields of couples and career counseling as well as guided imagery, I am able to bring a variety of tools to my clients. Personally, I have been in continous recovery for over 33 years and know well how coaching may complement other recovery tools. 

I am a collaborative, solution-focused Life Coach. Through this approach, I provide support and practical feedback to help clients both individually and in a couples format to effectively address personal life challenges. With compassion and understanding, I work with you to help build on your strengths and attain the personal growth you are committed to achieving.

Education Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, Tennessee State University

Certifications, Additional Training & Awards Certification- American Society for Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH)

Professional Activities and Memberships (ASCH)