She was born in Bratislava on 25th October 1966. In 1991, she completed the study of psychology at the Philosophicy faculty UK in Bratislava. Firstly, she was involved in a scientific-research activity in the field of social psychology, later the focus of her work was shifted to the sphere of psychotherapy and consultancy. She worked psychotherapeutically with married couples and families, with oncological patients (children and adults) and with clients suffering with more or less relevant psychological disorders. Within the period 1992 – 1996, she completed the training in group psychoanalytic psychotherapy. Since February 1998, she has been working at the Centre for Treatment of Drug Dependencies in Bratislava, as a psychologist and psychotherapist.