I use Spruce to communicate with my clients. I prefer to communicate via telephone or secure messaging. My phone number is 510-926-0490 and my email is In order to message me securely, I will send you an invitation from Spruce. You will be directed to download the Spruce App for free on your phone. Once you have done so, you will be able to text or email me securely using your Spruce App on your phone or on your computer at

Appointments, Billing, & Forms

I use Simple Practice to manage my appointments, billing, and records. For our initial appointment, I will send you a link to my patient portal and ask you to complete some forms. If we proceed with therapy, please setup a username and password that you will remember so that you may use the patient portal at to make payments, check appointments, complete forms, and/or change any of your information.