Graduated with the degree of Ph.D. in Psychology in 1990 and practiced organization psychology for 5 years after which migrated to the US to pursue a post-doctoral training in New York in 1994. After post-doctoral training, relocated to California and started working as a gerontologist and social worker at a Skilled Nursing Facility. At the same time became licensed Administrator of a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly. Worked also at an acute hospital in patient unit in Berkeley, as a group therapist for 10 and half years. Retired from that facility and established a private practice in 2010. Currently works as an individual and group therapist at Kaiser Permanente in Walnut Creek. Also works as a private practice licensed psychologist in Walnut Creek, California.
Trained in CBT, DBT and RO DBT intensively. Serves mostly adult population currently. Proficient in Tagalog (Philippine language)