Public Speaking and Consulting

Public speaking, training and consulting is available to schools, agencies, corporations, community organizations, hospitals, parents and foster/ adoptive parents.

Offering ‘lunch and learn’ presentations, part-day and full-day workshops, as well as 6 or 8 week module based training or groups.

Contact me today and ask about customizable training options to best meet your needs.

Upcoming Events

Helping Families Heal-Trauma Informed Approach for Play Therapists, Adolescent Therapists and/or Family Therapists

  • Training postponed due to COVID-19: Date to be announced
  • A Trauma Informed Training for New and Experienced Clinicians
  • Learn a variety of state-of-the-art interventions drawn from advances in neuroscience and clinical research including EMDR, mindfulness and an introduction to EFT Tapping Techniques
  • This training is provided by Lisa Reid, LCSW, along with Amy Robbins, LPC, RPT-S
  • 6 CEs for Social Workers, Play Therapists and Professional Counselors available

Available Public Speaking Topics

EFT Tapping

Introduction to Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) ‘Tapping’

  • Learning How ‘Tapping’ Can Reduce Physical Pain and Emotional Distress
  • How to Keep Your COOL when Things Get HOT

Mental Health and Marijuana

  • Chemical Free Way of Coping instead of Doping/Curb your cravings
  • Training conducted at Georgia State University, Abnormal Psych Class in Winter 2020

Interpersonal Effectiveness

  • The Basics of Interpersonal Effectiveness — What Everyone Needs to Know
  • The Art of Effective Listening


  • Parenting — Learning to How to Listen and Create Connection
  • Developing Emotionally Intelligent Children
  • Parenting Highly Sensitive Children
  • How to Raise Responsible Children
  • Life Skill Preparation — 7 Core Competencies of Childhood
  • The Whole Brain Child — Book Club Group

Stress Management & Mindfulness

  • Essence of Being Present in the Moment
  • Meditation Made Easy
  • Caregiver Fatigue — Strategies to Reduce Stress and Burn Out
  • Mental Health and Marijuana with Teens & Young Adults
  • Stress Management — How to Manage Your Mind, Body & Brain
  • Test Anxiety and How to Optimize Learning
    (previous training provided with Jeannine Jannot, PhD, Author of The Disintegrating Student: Super Smart & Falling Apart at Cambridge High School 9th Graders in Fall 2019)

Trauma Informed

  • Helping Families Heal — Trauma Informed Approach for Play Therapists, Adolescent Therapists and/or Family Therapists (training provided along with Amy Robbins, LPC, RPT-S in October 2019 and Summer/Fall 2020)
  • Emotional Regulation — Managing Your Triggers
  • How Trauma Effects the Brain and What You Need To Know to Heal