Trauma, Sex and Relationship Therapist in North Andover, MA


Peg and Harvey in Newburyport, Ma.

About peg

Compassion / Experience 

Peg has a passion for healing, and an extensive professional background. This, along with her naturally compassionate approach allows her to be open to the diversity of her clients' lives.

Combining her knowledge as a certified AASECT sex therapist and sex therapy supervisor, experience and training in working with clients who have complex issues, Peg is able to work with a wide range of clients. These clients may be individuals with PTSD or complex trauma,  people in traditional or non-traditional relationships, those struggling with Out of Control Sexual Behavior or Sex Addiction, LGBTQIA, Transgender, Gender queer, Non-Binary or Gender non-conforming.

Peg is able to help clients with a variety of situations using the following:

  1. IFS (Internal Family Systems)
  2. EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing)
  3. Sensorimotor Psychotherapy
  4. RLT (Relational Life Therapy)
  5. Clinical Hypnosis
  6. Polyvagal Informed Psychotherapy
  7. Sandtray​
  8. ​Sandplay

Peg at home.

​Peg Hiking Somewhere in America.... 

CONTACT PEG: (978) 852-2501

Professional Affiliations: 

AASECT:  American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists
IFS:  Internal Family Systems
EMDRIA: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy
ASCH: American Society of Clinical Hypnosis
NESCH: New England Society of Clinical Hypnosis
WPATH:  The World Professional Association for Transgender Health
SSTAR:  The Society for Sex Therapy and Research
NCSF: National Coalition for Sexual Freedom
CARAS: Community-Academic Consortium for Research on Alternative Sexualities​

APT:  ​Association for Play Therapy

Post Graduate Trainings: 

Peg obtained her master's degree in art therapy from Lesley University, Cambridge, MA.

Neuropsychology of Sandplay Therapy and Trauma, Santa Fe, NM 

Fundamentals of Sandplay:  Sandplay Training Worldwide, Gig Harbor, WA.

Relational Life Therapy Level One and Two:  Relational Life Therapy, Boston, Mass.

Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Trauma Training: Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Institute, Broomfield, CO.

Hypnosis Intensive Trainings:  The Milton Erickson Foundation, Inc., Phoenix, Az.

Out of Control Sexual Behavior: Harvey Institute, San Diego, CA.

Hypnosis Training: New England Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Newton, Mass.
Sand Tray: AGATE Institute, Sedona, AZ.

EMDR: International Association, Austin, TX
International Transgender Certification Association, Miami, FL
Couples Therapy: The Center for Intentional Living, Newton, MA.
Internal Family Systems:  Trauma and Neuroscience, Watertown, MA.
Traumatic Studies for Complex Trauma, Trauma Center at JRI, Brookline, MA
Institute for Sexuality & Intimacy: Sex Therapy Waltham, MA.
Internal Family Systems:  Intimacy From the Inside Out Couples, Watertown, MA.
Domestic Violence Education and Training Program. Arlington, MA.

Certifications by the following organizations:

(AASECT) American association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists, Washington, DC
(IFS) Internal Family Systems - Center for Self-Leadership, Oak Park, IL
(EMDR) EMDR International Association, Austin, TX

(ASCH) American Society of Clinical Hypnosis, Bloomingdale, IL
(ITCA) International Transgender Certification Association, Miami, FL