Iris is a marriage and family therapist specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Los Altos, CA.
As a graduate of USF, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are:
couples counseling, family systems, CBT, DBT, mindfulness, motivational interviews and relaxation techniques.
Iris is trained in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for couples counseling, and is a member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT), The International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT),
In addition to being a prominent relationship therapist, Iris has presented to general audiences speaking on the topics of adjust to changes and transitions in life, better communication for couples and at work.
Iris incorporates in her practice years of experience working with people from different cultures and nations as well as raising her own children and being a wife.
She is interactive and collaborative in her work. Her clients feel accepted for who they are and will work with her as a team towards improving the quality of their life. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methods and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. Her work style is empathetic and compassionate. She invests lots of energy, when helping her clients to build their strengths and attain the personal growth they want to accomplishing.
Marriage and Family Therapy License # 93750