Lisa is a Registered Psychologist, Yoga Teacher (IYTA), Certified Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Teacher (Brown University, USA) and trained Mindful Self-Compassion facilitator. She is an Adjunct Lecturer at Charles Sturt University where she has taught mindfulness and retreats for post-graduate students, and has an interest in the conjunction of western science, buddhadharma and earth-based wisdom traditions in health, healing and trauma recovery. Lisa is also currently a student of the Insight Meditation Dharma Teacher Training Programme in Australia. Her interest in the area of health, prevention and wellbeing merge with a personal practice of yoga and meditation established over 20 years.
As well as working in private practice, Lisa facilitates Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction, Mindful Self-Compassion and Yoga for Trauma Recovery Groups. She was incredibly fortunate to participate in a 7 Day Mind Body Medicine Retreat with Jon Kabat-Zinn and Saki Santorelli, and completed the Professional MBSR Practicum with Timothea Goddard and Bob Stahl, as well as the Teacher Development Intensive in Europe with Florence Meleo-Myer and Melissa Blacker from the Centre for Mindfulness in Medicine and Health Care, and is a Certified MBSR Teacher through Brown University, USA.
In private practice, Lisa integrates mindfulness-based and other therapies in working individually with clients.
Lisa is registered to provide individual sessions through Medicare, Victims Services, WorkCover, and various EAP providers.