Lisa Whitten, MHC

Lisa is a Mental Health Counselor, providing therapy services for adults at Freedom First Psychological Services, PLLC.

Lisa specializes in working with adolescents and adults, particularly those with concerns that include: trauma, anxiety, depression, grief, substance use, and chronic conditions. 

Lisa earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at the State University of New York at Plattsburgh. Later, she went on to obtain her Master of Science in Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling through The College of Saint Rose.

Lisa uses an integrative approach in working with clients to thoughtfully use the most appropriate techniques with each individual. In particular, Lisa utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy and mindfulness-based stress reduction, as well as an overall strength-based approach. She has previously worked in settings that range from residential support to case management, which allows her to use her wide variety of previous experiences to tailor treatment to the needs and goals of each individual client.