- Ph.D., Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Depth Psychology, Pacifica Graduate Institute
- M.A., Counseling Psychology, Adler School of Professional Psychology
Liz earned her doctorate in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute. She also holds an MA in Counseling Psychology from the Adler School of Professional Psychology. As part of her clinical training, Liz has provided psychodynamic psychotherapy and outreach programming to students at Williams College, Bennington College, and Hampshire College. She also had the opportunity to develop skills in therapeutic psychological assessment and Rogerian psychotherapy at the Carl Rogers Institute for Client-Centered Therapy in Chicago. Liz has special interests helping those struggling with eating disorders. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at The Bella Vita in Los Angeles where she had rotations in the residential, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient eating disorder programs. Liz’s research interests include feminist-relational understandings of eating disorders, the meaning of voice and self-disclosure in eating disorder recovery, and education and training issues for emerging psychologists. Liz has presented her research at several national conferences including the Psychology and the Other, Division 39, Society for Humanistic Psychology, and the Northeastern College Health Association. As a Certified Yoga Teacher, Liz is interested in exploring the combined healing benefits of psychotherapy with yoga and mindfulness practices.