Therapy Specialities



  • Marital and Family Issues
  • Sexual Issues 
  • Out of Control Sexual Behaviors  
  • Divorce Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety  
  • Grief and Loss  
  • ​Assertiveness and Boundaries​​


Other Professional Qualifications

Teacher / Trainer Experience

  • Guest Lecturer - Counseling Training Program, Cal State San Marcos, San Marcos, CA
  • Guest Lecturer - Counseling Training Program, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
  • Guest Lecturer - Human Sexuality, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA.
  • Collaborative Divorce Coach Trainer, Collaborative Divorce National Organization
  • Couples and Family Systemic Therapy, CCEC, Fremont, CA
  • Instructor- Approaches to Divorce, CCEC, Fremont, CA

Professional Affiliations

  • California State Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)
  • American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT)


  • Santa Clara University, 1993-1995, M.A. in Counseling Psychology, Outstanding Graduate Award 1995
  • Taiwan Shi Fan University, 1980-1982, Mandarin Chinese Studies
  • William Paterson College, 1977-1980, B.A. in Political Science, Summa Cum Laude

Advanced Clinical Training

​I believe that Continuing Education and Training is essential to my being able to provide my clients with the highest quality of psychotherapeutic services. The following are just some of the additional course work that I have done as part of my ongoing education and training efforts.

Specialized Systemic Therapy Training with David Schnarch, Ph.D. and Ruth Morehouse, Ph.D.

  • 2-day Sexual Crucible Training, 13.5 CE Hours - 1997
  • 6-day Passionate Marriage Training, 42 CE Hours - 2000
  • 6-day Sexual Dysfunction Training, 39 CE Hours - 2002
  • 4-day Clinical Practicum, 24 CE Hours- 2004
  • 6-day Crucible Advanced Sexual Desire Training, 36.5 CE Hours- 2004
  • AAMFT National Conference workshops, 7 CE Hours- 2007
  • 2-day Crucible Intimacy and Desire Clinical Workshop, 12 CE Hours- 2010
  • 3-day Crucible Treating Affairs and Infidelity Clinical Workshop, 20.5 CE Hours- 2014
  • 4-day Clinical Mind-Mapping Therapy Workshop, 27 CE Hours- 2015
  • Ongoing Case Consultation with Ruth Morehouse, Ph.D., February 2004 - present

Specialized Training In The Treatment of Out of Control Sexual Behaviors

  • The Harvey Institute OCSB Training, March 2013, 12 Hours
  •  Ongoing Case Consultation Supervision Group with D. Braun-Harvey, MFT July 2013 to present 

Additional Training

  • Bader and Pearson Couples Therapy Model, 19.5 CE Hours- 1999
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Level I training,  17 CE Hours- 1999
  • Collaborative Divorce Level I Training, 15 CE Hours- 1999
  • Core Communication Model- 1999


Is it therapy?  By Peter Roussos, M.A. The Collaborative Review, Journal of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.  Spring, 2003 edition

Anxiety’s impact on Collaboration: Restructuring the Collaborative Process to maximize the potential for positive client change. By Peter Roussos, M.A.  The Collaborative Review, Journal of the InternationalAcademy of Collaborative Professionals. Spring, 2006 edition

Who owns the process?  By Peter Roussos, M.A. The Collaborative Review, Journal of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. Winter, 2006 edition