Elizabeth is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and holds a doctorate in Clinical Social Work from Smith College School for Social Work. Elizabeth teaches clinical social work research and practice at Columbia University and Smith College. Elizabeth's ongoing research focuses on integrating body-mind practices with evidenced-based clinical interventions.
Most of all, Elizabeth is passionate about body-based trauma healing as a path towards the realization of greater coherence and aliveness- both individually and collectively. Elizabeth holds this work as an opportunity for knowing a more peaceful coexistence with one another and with our planet. As a Certified Somatic Experiencing® Practitioner, Elizabeth is an approved session provider at both beginning and intermediate levels.