Lisa Atkinson, ATR, LMFT

Art Therapist -PHP

EDUCATION

Master’s Degree: Adler Graduate School
Bachelor’s Degree: University of MN -Duluth
Licensure: Registered Art Therapist, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Lisa is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Registered Art Therapist. As an Art Therapist, Lisa encourages individuals to use both the process of art making and the created artwork to find their voice. Lisa believes creative expression provides opportunity to move towards health and healing by sharing and witnessing our individual and collective stories. Within creativity we can learn to access courage, compassion, connection, and contribution. Lisa has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in residential, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and outpatient services.

Lisa enjoys creating mixed media art, exploring the local creative arts scene, and hiking wherever the trail leads.

SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS

Depression
Anxiety
Eating Disorders
Self-esteem
Coping skills

ADDITIONAL INFO

Adults: Yes
Adolescents: Yes
Children: Yes