I was born and raised in Seattle.
I attended the University of Washington as an undergraduate.
I earned a Masters Degree in Psychology from Antioch University.
I met Kay in 1993 and we married in 1999.
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a Board Certified Psychoanalyst.
I am a graduate and faculty member of The Northwestern Psychoanalytic Society and Institute and a member of the International Psychoanalytic Association (IPA).
I love to read and write. I also love (big) dogs.
I have practiced meditation and Qi-gong for many years and I continue to study Buddhism as well as other spiritual traditions.