Brian is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who earned his Master of Social Work from California State University, Sacramento. He has a diverse background in providing youth, adolescent and family mental health services in outpatient clinics, IOP/PHP programs, psychiatric hospitals, schools, shelters, group homes, and juvenile detention centers. Brian practices a mindfulness based approach integrating meditation, breathing exercises, and mind/body awareness to bring his clients into the present moment where they are better able to deal with adversity, connect meaningfully with others and live life more fully. Originally from the San Joaquin Valley of California, Brian moved to Sonoma County to attend Sonoma State University for his undergraduate. He enjoys spending time outdoors playing disc golf, fishing, hiking and camping with his wife and dog.