Milieu Therapist

Uses She/Her pronouns

Lisa is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate in the state of Washington (MC 61066812 ). Lisa received her Masters of Art in Counseling Psychology from the Seattle School of Theology & Psychology. Lisa completed a clinical internship at Catholic Community Services of Western Washington, where she provided school-based care to youth and families. While at CCSWW she was trained in Strengths-Based therapy, Trauma Informed Care, Family therapy, Group therapy, and Psychodynamic therapy skills. Lisa’s therapeutic approach includes psychodynamic work paired with somatic work. Lisa has a background in ballet and this has influenced her to view therapy as involving both the mind and the body. Lisa is also passionate about disability advocacy in the workplace and the world of therapy. Lisa has training in: trauma care, attachment work, child and family care, behavioral health, somatic therapy, psychotherapy, and relational psychoanalysis.

Lisa enjoys spending time outside in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with her sweet puppy. You can also find her planning game and movie nights on the weekends, or spending her mornings practicing mindfulness in her backyard. A few of her favorite things include: coffee, houseplants, Christmas decorations, and Oaxacan food.