Sexual Abuse Treatment and Consultation
Consultation on Survivor Sexuality
Women's Sexuality After Childhood Incest
Self-Esteem, Boundaries, and Assertiveness for Survivors
Living and Loving Better as Survivors
Survivor Sexuality Series
Drop-in Discussion Group
Childhood Sexual Abuse and Your Health
Incest Resources, Inc.




CAMBRIDGE, MA 02139-2250

(617) 661-9400

EDUCATION:1987Doctor of Education
Counseling Psychology
Boston University
1982Master of Education
Counseling Psychology
Counseling Women Specialization
Cross-Cultural Counseling Specialization
Boston University
1980Bachelor of Science
Health Science
Summa Cum Laude
Northeastern University

HONORS & AWARDS:2004Professional Profile
39 Top Doctors and Lawyers
The Boston Phoenix
College of Mental Health
American Asociation of Integrative Medicine
2000Biographical Profile
Dictionary of International Biography, 28th Edition
2000Biographical Profile
Two Thousand Outstanding Scientists of the 20th Century, 2nd Edition
2000Biographical Profile
Two Thousand Notable American Women, 9th Edition
2000Biographical Profile
Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 3rd Edition
1999Twentieth Century Achievement Award
American Biographical Institute
1999Outstanding Alumni Award
Health Sciences
Northeastern University
American Board of Psychological Specialties
American Psychotherapy Association
1998Biographical profile
Five Hundred Leaders of Influence, 7th Edition
1993Biographical profile
Who's Who of American Women, 18th Edition
1993Professional Profile
51 Sage Psychotherapists
Self Magazine
1987Academic Award Recipient
United States Achievement Academy
1987Counseling Award Recipient
United States Achievement Academy
1984Psi Chi National Honor Society
1984Pi Lambda Theta National Honor Society
Elizabeth Sylvester Memorial Scholarship Award
Boston University
School of Education Teaching Fellowship Award
Cross-Cultural Counseling
Boston University
Practitioner/Teacher Award
Boston University
School of Education Teaching Fellowship Award
Cross-Cultural Counseling
Boston University
1980Sigma Epsilon Rho National Honor Society
1980Dean's Citation Award for the Health Professions
University College
Northeastern University

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE:Licensed Psychologist and Clinical Consultant 1988-present
2003 Board Certification (Homeland Security - Level III)

1999 Board Certification (Trauma/PTSD Specialist)
1999 Board Certification (Sexual Abuse Specialist)
1990 Board Certification (Health Service Provider)
1988 Massachusetts Licensure (Psychologist)
Private Practice
One Arnold Circle, Cambridge, MA 02139

Psychotherapist and Clinical Consultant 1982-1988

Incest Resources, Inc.
46 Pleasant Street, Cambridge, MA 02139

Peer Counselor and Group Facilitator 1980-1982

Incest Resources, Inc.

CLINICAL TRAINING:Counseling Psychology Intern 1983-1984
1,625 hours of direct clinical service and training in diagnostic evaluation, individual, group, and couples therapy, and psychological testing of adults at A.P.A. approved site

102 hours of direct supervision by licensed psychologists and licensed social workers

South Shore Mental Health Center
Quincy, MA

Counseling Psychology Trainee 1982-1983

1,130 hours of direct clinical service and training in diagnostic evaluation, individual, group, and family therapy, and psychological testing of children, adolescents, and adults

116 hours of direct supervision by licensed psychologist, licensed social worker, and psychiatrist

Laboure Center Mental Health Clinic
Tufts New England Medical Center affiliate
South Boston, MA

Counseling Psychology Trainee 1981-1982

864 hours of direct clinical service and training in emergency screening, diagnostic evaluation, individual therapy, and casework with adults

101 hours of direct supervision by licensed psychologist and licensed social workers

Solomon Carter Fuller Mental Health Center
University Hospital affiliate
Roxbury, MA

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:Team Member 2003-present

Homeland Security Preparation & Response Team Division VIII: Mental Health & Crisis Intervention

Founding Member 1986-1987

Deaf Women's Counseling Project
Cambridge, MA

Cofounder & Director 1980-present

Incest Resources, Inc.
Cambridge, MA

Guest Lecturer 1980-present

Boston University, Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Northeastern University, Regis College, Simmons College, Tufts University School of Medicine, Wellesley College

Educator and Advocate 1980-present

Boston Area Coalition for Victims of Sexual Assault, Boston Area Rape Crisis Center, Boston City Hospital, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Cambridge City Hospital, Charter Hospital, Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts, Governor's Task Force on Child Protection and Abuse, Lahey Hitchcock Medical Center, New England Rehabilitation Hospital, WBUR Radio, WGBH TV

PUBLICATIONS:(1993). Thinking about incest, deafness, and counseling. In M. Nagler (Ed.), Perspectives on Disability (pp. 341-344). PaloAlto, CA: Health Markets Research.

(1992). Women's sexuality after childhood incest. New York: W.W. Norton.

(1990). Thinking about incest, deafness, and counseling. Journal of the American Deafness and Rehabilitation Association, 23 105-107.

(1987). Responding to incest: In memory of Nancy. Cincinnati, OH: Forward Movement Publications.

(1987). Sexuality in women with incest histories. Dissertation Abstracts International, 48, 884A.

(1986). Freud on sexual trauma: An historical review of seduction and betrayal. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 10, 297-310.

(1986, November). An unusual story of incest [Review of The Family Secret]. Sojourner: The Women's Forum, p.41.

(1986). Fostering bilingualism in early childhood in an English-speaking home. Resources in Education, 21, 107.

(1983). Counseling women with histories of incest. Women & Therapy, 2, 17-31.

ASSOCIATIONS:American Psychotherapy Association

American College of Forensic Examiners

American Association of Integrative Medicine

Massachusetts Psychological Association

Massachusetts State Association of the Deaf