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Lisa Giarratana

LCSW, EMDR Trained

Outpatient Therapist

Bay Area Behavioral Services

Brandon, Fl

  • Provided mental health therapy for children, adults, families, and couples.

Psychological Management Group

Tampa, Fl

  • Completed court ordered evaluations and treatment for probation/parole and child welfare systems.  

  • Facilitated group and individual therapy for adults in the areas of anger management, substance abuse, parenting, sexual abuse & perpetration, trauma, and domestic violence.

  • Provided clinical supervision to graduate interns.

Community Based Therapist

Hathaway Sycamores Child & Family Services

Los Angeles, Ca

  • Provided in-home clinical services to children/teens, their families, and/or foster or adoptive homes.

  • Conducted trauma-informed treatment to stabilize family systems.

Tennessee Voices for Children

Nashville, Tn

  • Worked with children, families, and teens, in state custody or deemed "at risk"

  • Provided parenting skills trainings

  • Conducted in-home intensive therapy and skill building

Inpatient Treatment

Cumberland Heights Residential Addiction Treatment Center​

(Graduate Intern and later employee)

Nashville, Tn

  • Provided group and individual residential substance abuse/addiction treatment 

Middle Tennessee Mental Health Institute

Child/Adolescent Unit

(Graduate Intern)

Nashville, Tn

  • Conducted Bio-psycho-social assessments

  • Discharge planning and patient support services

Undergraduate and Graduate Internship and Volunteer work

Regional Intervention Program

Nashville, Tn

  • Applied behavior modification program for children under 5 (and their caregivers) experiencing significant behavioral issues. 

Florida Department of Children & Families

Child Protective Services and Investigations

Gainesville, Fl

  • Assisted on home visits and daily investigations in the field.

  • Assisted in providing support to children and families


Masters of Social Work, 2007

University of Tennessee 

magna cum laude

Bachelors of Science in Family, Youth, and Community Sciences, 2005

University of Florida

cum laude

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