David worked in community mental health, child welfare, addiction treatment and managed care for over 20 years prior to entering private practice, and has been part of the queer community for over 30. David primarily uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, emphasizing rapid development of practical coping skills. His areas of interest are addressing the long-term effects of trauma on health and mental health, and the specific needs of the LGBTQIA+ communities including assisting transgender individuals in their process of becoming their authentic selves. Current member of WPATH and Q+ Indiana Council. Extensive experience in staff and community training regarding LGBTQ+ inclusion and clinical best practices.