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Lisa Barnett, M.A., Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern

In her own words ...

I am a Central Florida native who loves connecting and working with others to help them reach their goals. I obtained my bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Central Florida in 2008, focusing on behavioral sciences. With a desire to further my career in the helping professions, I obtained my master’s degree in Counselor Education from UCF in 2011. I primarily enjoy working with children and adolescents, and have experience working with this population in multiple roles.

I have been trained in EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, DBT skills, Internal Family Systems, and Play Therapy. I am also blessed with a toddler of my own, and understand the challenges and rewards that can come with parenting.

Outside the office I can be found hiking, reading and learning, and of course, bonding with my son. I am also a fan of Drum Corps, music, and love traveling to new places.

  • Areas of Specialty:

    • Children/Adolescents

    • Parenting

    • Anxiety

    • Depression

    • Communication Skills

  • Primary Treatment Approach

    • Child-Parent Relationship Therapy

    • Expressive Therapy (Art, Sandtray, Play)

    • EMDR

    • DBT Informed Therapy

    • Internal Family Systems

    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • Modality

    • Individuals

    • Siblings

    • Groups

  • Age

    • Children (3+)

    • Adolescents

    • Adults

  • Languages Spoken

    • English