Advocate & Activist
Dr. Cat is a champion of the rights of all oppressed groups but focuses primarily on women's rights. For this reason, she also uses the last name of 'Woman'.
Clinical Psychologist - CA License # PSY28309
As a survivor of trauma herself, Dr. Cat specializes in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and Complex PTSD (CPTSD), as discussed in the landmark text, Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence, by Judith Lewis Herman, M.D. (See Therapy Services page above.)
Author & Radio Personality
Dr. Cat’s theory of oppression is outlined in her book titled Domination is Abomination: Man’s Oppression of Woman. Author & book are featured on public radio: on KPFB 89.3 FM & KPFA 94.1 FM in Berkeley, CA on Goddess on the Radio (Jan, Feb, March 2015); and on KPFK 90.7 FM in L.A. on Feminist Magazine - Tuesdays 3-4pm (see Radio page above).
Educator & Lecturer
As a professor of Psychology and of English, Dr. Cat has taught college and graduate students ages 17-70 for over 15 years (see About Us page above), and was honored by Who's Who of America's Teachers from 2003-2006. (See Video page above and sample below for videos of lectures on YouTube.)
Dr. Cat has performed opera locally in Los Angeles as a lyric mezzo-soprano and was featured on L.A. 36, Cable Channel for the Classical Arts, in their annual holiday opera concert from 2004-2009.