Rina is a clinical social worker with 30 years of experience in therapy, family counseling, clinical supervision and non-profit administration. She received her MSW from the University of Michigan and has additional post-graduate training in both family therapy and management of non-profit organizations. As the clinical director of a large community Youth and Family Services program in the States, Rina developed skills in working with inter-related systems for the ultimate benefit of the client. She has experience working with individuals and families with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues. Rina is committed to family therapy as a means of empowering parents to be more effective in their role. She has worked with all ages of children from pre-school to adolescence, with the goal of improving child-parent relationships and reducing tension. Rina uses a solution focused approach to help both individuals and families identify their own goals and make progress toward them.