Jim conducts both individual and small group speech and language therapy and teaches creative writing classes at the center. A portion of his therapies and parent counseling sessions are in Spanish.
Jim has an MS in Communicative Disorders from San Francisco State University(1996) and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Oregon(1988). He worked for the San Francisco Unified School District for ten years before becoming a clinician at the center in 2007. He is currently our director.
Aside from his work at our center, Jim enjoys singing and songwriting, poetry writing and is currently working on becoming an author of children’s and young adult literature. Furthermore, he enjoys speaking Spanish, dancing, going to the gym, and exploring a wide variety of music, literature, and art. He received a Certificate in Sound, Voice, and Music Healing from California Institute of Integral studies in 2007.