Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
Angel received her Bachelor’s degree from Taipei Medical University in Taiwan and a Master’s degree in Marital and Family Therapy and certificate of Addiction Studies from Western Seminary in Los Gatos in California. Angel also worked as a counselor at a alcohol and drug treatment center, New Life Community Services in Santa Cruz, from 2005-2012.
Angel has served in Church since she was young, because she was born in a Christian family. Her great grandparents, grandparents, parents, uncles, and aunties were/are pastors or elders in Churches.
Angel has been married for 27 years and has 2 adult children. Angel worked in the Bio and high-tech industry in California for more than 12 years. The companies include Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Genelab Technologies Inc., Affymetrix Inc., Avaya Inc., and American Bioscience.
Angel also worked as intern minister at Home of Christ in Cupertino for one year.
Angel specializes in working in relationship (child/teens/parent/couple), anxiety disorder including OCD, depression disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), eating-disorder, conduct Disorder (CD), oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), and drug/alcohol/sex addiction issues. Angel has been invited to speak at churches, non-profit organizations, and community centers. The interested topics include family genogram, depression disorder, anxiety disorder, eating disorder, drug/alcohol/sex addiction issues, 12-steps recovery methods, relapse prevention, how to build up good communication with family members and friends, how to build up healthy boundaries with family members and friends, and how to handle loss/grief/trauma issues.
Angel is fluent in English, Mandarin, and Taiwanese.