Lisa Reidsema is a clinical Mental Health Counselor licensed in CA, FL, NY, RI, and MA who works with adults of all ages.
She is an experienced professional therapist and is able to treat a variety of issues including : academic stress, young adult issues, addiction, anxiety, grief, life transitions, PTSD, relationship struggles, communication, sadness, depression, self harm, self esteem and trauma. She specializes in trauma and anxiety using the therapeutic methods EMDR, CBT, Solution-Focused, and Person centered therapy.
Lisa is a Certified EMDRIA trained EMDR therapist with considerable experience and also is highly trained in addiction and holds a CAP in FL. Lisa has over a decade of working with those with addiction, complex trauma, survivors of childhood sexual assault-abuse, first responders, as well as those with single incident trauma. She worked as a therapist in inpatient treatment setting( both substance/critical care unit).
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy is an extensively researched, effective psychotherapy method proven to help people recover from trauma and other distressing life experiences, including PTSD, anxiety. Trauma responses include: increased anxiety, hyper-vigilance, anger, sadness, denial, and increased substance use.