Registered Art Therapist
Lisa-Stephanie is a multilingual Registered Art Therapist who transitioned from education into the counseling profession. She earned both her B.S in Psychology and her M.S in Exceptional Student Education with an endorsement in Autism at Florida International University. After teaching ESE (SPED) and Art in both Miami and Chicago for a few years, she then earned her M.A in Counseling and Art Therapy at Adler University in Chicago. Having roots in Haiti and Miami, she missed the sun and recently returned home to practice Art Therapy at Always Keep Progressing! Lisa has worked in a variety of settings such as therapeutic day schools and programs, charter schools (K-8G), community mental health, private clinics, and hospitals. She has experience working with children of all ages with different individualized needs. Lisa is passionate about providing meaningful ways for children and their families to express themselves authentically!