Natalie by the numbers:
1 Tornado outrun
21 Number of houseplants in her apartment
Top 1% of MCR listeners
5 Blissful years since adopting her rescue dog Moomie
Natalie received her BA in Psychology from Pacific University and completed coursework in queer studies, women’s studies, and critical race studies at Sarah Lawrence College. She enjoys reading, playing violin, spending time with her partner, and hiking the Pacific Northwest.
Natalie’s professional interests include eating disorders, borderline personality disorder, evaluating and disseminating evidence-based treatments, and developing app- and web-based assessment tools for mental healthcare providers and their patients. She hopes to pursue a PhD in Clinical Psychology with the long term goal of expanding psychological services to underserved populations.
At Portland DBT, Natalie is the Lead Operations Associate, a member of the Research Team, and a clinician in the Eating Disorders Intensive Outpatient and Adult Intensive Outpatient Programs. She also trains and co-facilitates a supervision group for DBT co-leaders.