MA MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPY ASSOCIATE
Elisa holds a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University, and a B.A. in Journalism with a minor in Psychology from New York University. Prior to attending Pepperdine, Elisa studied in the post-baccalaureate program at Columbia University and worked as a Research Assistant in the Couples Lab. Elisa’s experience includes providing family therapy in the child welfare preventative program at the NY Foundling, providing individual therapy at the Personal Development Institute in Santa Monica, and working with adolescents and their families at the Maple Center in Beverly Hills and Beverly Hills High School.
Elisa’s main clinical focus is in helping couples and individuals overcome barriers within their relationships. Her passion and deeper interest is within couples’ relational issues, as well as couples dealing with infidelity. She also works with individuals dealing with anxiety, depression, and relationship difficulties.