PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS

Education

1982

PH.D., Clinical Psychology
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
APA‑approved program
Dissertation Topic: It’s not what you say, but how you say it: Why depressed people get rejected

1981

M.A., Clinical Psychology
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Thesis Topic: Measuring interpersonal styles

1977

B.A. (Highest Honors, cum laude)
Williams College, Williamstown, MA
Thesis Topic: Assessing the relationships college students have with their parents

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS

  • Diplomate, American Board of Professional Psychology (ABClinP #5973);
  • Licensed Psychologist in District of Columbia (#PSY1001127), Georgia (#PSY000911), New Mexico (#1085), and New York (#017989);
  • Birkman Master Certified Professional
  • Certification in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for the Chronic Depressions (CBASP; Unipolar Mood Disorders Institute, Virginia Commonwealth University)
  • National Register of Health Service Psychologists

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • American Psychological Association
  • Association for Psychological Science
  • Council for Scientific Mental Health
  • Georgia Psychological Association – Past President and Fellow
  • Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy
  • International Association of Psychoanalytic Self Psychology
  • International Association of Relational Psychoanalysis
  • American Board of Professional Psychology