Professional astrologer since 1973
Professional Astrologer’s Association (PAA) Certified Astrologer Level IV (the highest level) National Council for Geocosmic Research (NCGR).

Steering committee of the groundbreaking Association of Astrology and Psychology (1985-88). Faculty of the New York City National Council for Geocosmic Research (NCGR) for over 30 years. The Association For Astrological Networking (AFAN) steering committee 1998-2002.

Co-author, with M.J. Abadie , of the best-selling book Love Planets, (1990, Simon and Schuster ) an experiential relationship astrology book using astrodrama, organized around the theme that astrology is the inner play of your life.

The creation of, and implementation of, the "Mandala Project" that culminated at the United Astrology Congress 2002; the Labyrinth rom and art center repeated in 2008 and 2012.


The Newton Institute (
I have studied hypnosis since 1996
Center for the Advancement of Hypnosis (CATCH)-clinical hypnosis
The Wellness Institute-Heart Centered Hypnosis (
The Woolger Institute/Deep Memory Process (


Licensed Psychoanalyst (LP)
Nationally Certified Psychoanalyst (NCPsyA)
Graduate, Institute for Expressive Analysis (IEA) (IEANYC.ORG)
Executive Director of Institute for Expressive Analysis (2002-2008)
Director of Education, Institute for Expressive Analysis (1996-2002)
Supervisor and control analyst, Institute for Expressive Analysis.

Registered/Board Certified Art Therapist (ATR-BC)
Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT)
Master’s in Art Therapy and Creativity Development (MPS)

Combining my psychoanalytic, astrological, and art therapy knowledge, I have been researching and studying the relationship between art elements (form, line, color, composition), archetype, and psychoanalytic dynamics(Jungian and neo Freudian), with astrology for over 30 years.

Since 2008 I have been a contributor to The Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion "Alchemy and Astrology," Astrology and Mandalas," The Astrological Chart as a Transitional Object, " and "Duende and Psychoanalysis."