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Green Tree LeavesThe decision to enter the therapeutic process is a courageous one. Change is rarely easy, but the rewards are great. The defining element of successful therapy is the therapeutic relationship. Working collaboratively with a therapist allows patients to transfer positive therapeutic experiences to enhance relationships in their own lives. I invite all prospective clients to contact me with questions in in order to feel confident the therapeutic relationship will be a good fit.

Lisa Tallant

Lisa Tallant, Psy.D., is a clinical psychologist with over 25 years of experience in mental health, working with adolescents and adults in inpatient, outpatient and forensic settings. Her initial training as an art therapist emphasized the importance of an experiential approach and guiding patients to access their own power and wisdom. Her therapeutic approach is eclectic, utilizing a combination of psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral and experiential models of change to develop healthy balance in patient's lives. She incorporates create problem solving and mindfulness skills with a style that is both compassionate and direct. Clinical areas of specialty include Depression, Anxiety, Eating Disorders and Trauma (both acute and developmental). She has extensive training and experience in EMDR and is EMDR certified. Dr. Tallant also enjoys working with patients going through life transitions due to aging and changing health status and those whose sensitive temperament find life to be challenging.