Lisa R. Pisani, M.A., LCMHC
Qualifications and Experience of Lisa R. Pisani, M.A., NCC
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 2016-2017
Master of Arts, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, 4.0 GPA
Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY 2009-2012
Bachelor of Science, 4.0 GPA
Integrated degree in psychology, communications and music
University of North Texas, Denton, TX 1980-1984
Hope College, Holland, MI 1979-1980
Training and Experience:
Vermont Center for Anxiety Care 2019-Present
Psychotherapist specializing in clients with medical conditions, redesigning end of life for individuals in hospice care, and bereavement. Works with clients experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, crisis, relational, societal oppression, and women’s issues. Methodologies include psychodynamic, multicultural, cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, narrative, solution-focused, mindfulness, and person-centered.
Clara Martin Center, Randolph, VT 2016-2017
Clinical mental health counselor for a diverse, underserved area of Vermont. Provided direct-care services to individuals with chronic mental illness, in crisis, and emergency walk-in clients. Co-facilitator of Modified Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Dual Diagnoses Group, Recovery Group, and Intensive Outpatient Program IOP.
- Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC)
Scope of practice:
- Counseling in palliative, chronic illness, redesigning end of life, and bereavement.
Counseling in anxiety, depression, relational, interpersonal, and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders.
Counseling in societal oppression, racial, LGBTQI, and women’s issues.
Counseling in trauma, phobias, and intellectual disabilities.
Counseling in bi-polar, personality disorders, and schizophrenia disorders.
- Individuals, couples, and family counseling
Therapeutic Orientation & Treatment Methods:
Psychodynamic, narrative, cognitive behavioral, dialectical behavior, existential, solution-focused, mindfulness, person-centered, and multicultural therapies.
Foundation in person-centered, mindfulness, and mind, body, spirit approach.
International Association of Counselors:
- Presenter Rome, Italy, 2018
- Presenter Kuching, Malaysia, 2022 TBD
American Psychological Association
American Counselors Association
American Mental Health Counselors Association
National Counseling Examination for Licensure and Certification (NCE)
Client and/or Legal Guardian's Disclosure Confirmation
My signature acknowledges that I have been given the professional qualifications and experience of Lisa R Pisani, psychotherapist, who is practicing under the clinical supervision of Paul Foxman, Ph.D. Information containing unprofessional conduct for this profession is posted in the common area of our offices. Information on making a consumer inquiry or filing a complaint with the Vermont State Office of Professional Regulation is available through the Vermont Secretary of State’s offices, National Life Building, FL2, Montpelier, Vermont, 05620-3402. That office may also be reached by telephone (802) 828-1505, or through their web site, www.vtprofessionals.org.