I offer couples a safe place to communicate and build a relationship of mutual respect, understanding and growth. As a couple, you will begin to create emotional safety and intimacy and develop your relationship to it’s fullest potential. EXPLORE COUPLES COUNSELING PREMARITAL COUNSELING In premarital counseling, we will use the Symbis Assessment tool, which helps you unpack all the important topics to save your marriage before it starts. EXPLORE INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING In individual counseling, we will work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life. This may include how to manage difficult emotions, improve decision making, and create a healthy balance between work, leisure and relationships. EXPLORE PARENT COACHING EXPLORE Parenting doesn’t have to be overwhelming. As a counselor and parent educator, I will help you understand the reasons for your child’s misbehavior. You will learn new methods to help create an atmosphere of cooperation, mutual respect and encouragement.


“I can help you create a healthy, loving, and respectful family life.”

Has being a parent recently caused a great deal of stress in your life?  Are you struggling to find a balance between your personal, work and family life, or to solve problems in a relationship? Maybe you have a child who is struggling and you are feeling overwhelmed or locked in a power struggle? Are differing parenting styles creating conflict?

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COVID-19 Service Continuity

During the time of COVID-19,
I have set up a Zoom account which is HIPPA compliant to meet with all clients.

Please contact me & stay safe.

Parenting Support during the Coronavirus

Parenting Support during the Coronavirus” is a free weekly webinar series offered by the Parent Encouragement Program (PEP). Each week we address topics important to parents, such as working from home and caregiving, effective homeschooling, keeping the peace, and other practical topics for coping during this crisis.

With nearly 40 years of experience helping thousands of parents develop strong, resilient families, PEP’s approach works – and is needed now more than ever.

We are also developing a series in Spanish! Let us know if you’d like to receive more information when it becomes available.

Anyone can enroll for FREE!

Recent Articles


Tory Joseph in the Press

Jennifer Davis, “Covid Christmas: Managing kids’ expectations without turning into the Grinch“, The Washington Post, 14 Dec. 2020.

“I would encourage parents to consider whether it’s really about their own disappointment at this time or their kids’,” says Tory Joseph, a licensed therapist, parenting coach and parenting educator in D.C.