Elizabeth Lerner received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech Communications and Sociology from the University of Miami in 1993 and earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Florida International University in 1995. She became licensed in 1998 and is a qualified supervisor for those seeking Florida licensure.
Elizabeth has more than 25 years of clinical experience in mental health, including issues surrounding drug and alcohol. Her style is warm and engaging and she is a solution focused therapist. Some of her therapeutic expertise uses Psychodynamic Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing.
Elizabeth believes that all people have the ability to make changes if they are ready and committed to doing the work. She focuses on each patient’s strengths, and areas they want to improve, in a warm, direct, and engaging style.