Heather is a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern who completed a BA in Psychology at CSU San Marcos and an MA in Marriage and Family Therapy at Chapman University. She has experience working in an outpatient setting, with an expertise in couples therapy. She is a certified Level II Gottman Couples Therapist, currently training in CBT for late life depression, and feels passionate about working in the LGBT community. Heather is currently attending a doctoral program in Marriage and Family Therapy at Loma Linda University to gain skills in program development, management, and evaluation. Her final project will focus on reducing barriers to mental health services for same sex couples.