Assistant Professor
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US
Senior Psychologist
Program for Professionals
Adult Division
The Menninger Clinic
Houston, Texas, United States


Post-Doctoral Fellowship at The Austen Riggs Center
Intensive inpatient psychoanalytic psychotherapy, Personality assessment, Psychodynamic group consultation/therapy, Clinical supervision, Psychoanalytic studies
Residency at The University of Texas Health Science Center
Short and long-term individual psychodynamic psychotherapy in inpatient and outpatient settings, Psychodynamic group therapy, and Psychological testing, e.g., psychodiagnostic evaluations and personality, cognitive, neuropsychological, risk (to re-offend), and competency (to stand trial) assessments
PhD from University of Toledo
Clinical Psychology
MA from University of Toledo
MA from Washington State University
BA from Eastern Washington University
Applied Psychology
BS from Eastern Washington University
Developmental Psychology


Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Texas State Board of Examiners of Psychologists
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Commonwealth of Massachusetts Board of Psychology

Professional Interests

  • Psychoanalytic psychotherapy
  • Psychodynamic group therapy/consultation
  • Clinical supervision
  • Personality disorders
  • Personality Assessment/psychological testing
  • Psychological assessment of psychodynamic constructs
  • Construct and predictive validity of personality assessment measures/scales
  • Meta-analysis of inter-rater reliability

Selected Publications