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Depth and Transpersonal Psychology practitioner certification under Dr. Bonnie Bright, PhD, accredited through the International Association of Coaches, Therapists, and Mentors (IACTM).

Transformational Practitioner certification by the Applied Depths Institute.

Certificate in Embodied Experiential Dreamwork under Dr. Leslie Ellis

Focusing practitioner training in progress

Archetypal Fairytale Analysis with Jungian analyst Muriel McMahon

Certificate in Jungian and Cross Cultural Studies with Dr. Clarissa Pinkola Estes.

Certified Hypnotherapist, Medical Support Hypnotherapist, Natal and Past Life Regression Hypnosis, 500 hour intensive program offered by the Hypnotherapy Academy of America.

Fellow of the International Hypnotherapy Board and professional member of the National Guild of Hypnotherapy. 

Graduate of the 2000 hour 4 year training program of the world renowned Barbara Brennan School of Healing - the gold standard in energy healing training.  Certified Usui Reiki Master, Karuna Reiki Master, and Celtic Reiki Master.  Advanced training in Relational Energy Healing with Dean Ramsden and in Zero Balancing, a unique form of structural energy work.

Certified Health Coach through the Institute of Integrative Nutrition and SUNY Stony Brook.

27 years as a Licensed Massage Therapist in Massachusetts. Graduate, Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy. Certification and extended apprenticeship in Hoshino Therapy with Richard Zukowski.

Certified Melt Method Instructor

Other depth studies include: Focusing with various teachers through the International Focusing Institute, Shamanic work with Three Ravens College for Therapeutic Shamanism and Animism, Celtic Shamanism with Jane Burns, Shaman's Path with Patricia White Buffalo.  Health Intuition with Winter Robinson and Karen Grace Kassy; Tarot with Rachel Pollack and Mary Greer; Nature Based Soul Work with the Animas Valley Institute; Dreamwork with the Animas Valley Institute, Toko-pa Turner, and Dr. Jill Fischer; Storytelling with teachers Milbre Burch, Antonio Rojas, and Laura Simms; Five Elements Chinese medicine theory...and more.  I love to learn.

Current Memberships:

Depth Psychology Alliance

Transpersonal Coaching and Therapy Network - TCTN

The Association for the Study of Women and Mythology - ASWM

The Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism - ARAS

The Salome Institute of Jungian Studies

International Focusing Institute

Transformative Language Arts Network



CV - Lisa Avnet in Pittsfield, MA

In person sessions in my lovely Pittsfield, MA office or on-line via Zoom.