Lisa brings to her work a kind spirit, a keen intuition, a gentle and timely sense of humor and over 25 years of problem-solving expertise. She provides support, insight, education and an objective yet caring point-of-view.
Lisa is a graduate of The George Washington University and Fordham University with graduate degrees in both business (MBA) and social work (MSW). She enjoyed a successful career in the corporate world driven by understanding consumer behavior. In 1996, as AVP Marketing Nestlé Waters, Lisa branched out on her own to transition her problem solving skills from brands to people and she's never looked back. Today, Lisa works with individuals, couples and families helping people lead happier, more fulfilled lives.
"Working with Lisa is a gift. Her ability to help me synthesize and connect information and derive insight and meaning is uncanny. No matter how I feel when I enter her office, whether it be sad, confused, anxious or overloaded, I always feel better and clearer when I leave. Her therapeutic talent is pure magic."
Always learning, Lisa has significant experience and training. She has worked in both in-patient and out-patient settings for substance abuse and mental health issues. Her post graduate learning includes 5 years of training in Imago Relationship Therapy. Lisa is the only Certified Advanced Imago Therapist and Certified Imago Workshop Presenter teaching workshops in all of New England. Lisa is also certified in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing, Myers Briggs Type Indicator and Critical Incidence Stress Debriefing. She is a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Connecticut.
Lisa's approach is creative yet practical, interactive and solution-focused. She frequently assigns homework to keep things moving along.
Advanced Imago Therapist
Imago Workshop Presenter
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
EMDR I & II
Critical Incidence Stress Debriefing
LCSW: CT License 005845