Lisa was born and raised in the Reno-Tahoe area. She obtained her Bachelor’s in Psychology and Master of Social Work degrees at the University of Nevada, Reno. She is a Clinical Social Work Intern who has a strong passion for helping individuals improve their lives through a non-judgmental and strength-based perspective. Lisa has over 5 years of experience in the mental health field. Her background includes: substance abuse, group housing, psycho education facilitation, mild to severe mental health issues, psychosocial rehabilitation, and inpatient psychiatric care.