- Relationship issues
- Life changes
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
- Exposure Therapy
- Commitment Therapy
- Teens & Adults (14 years and up)
Lisa Conway is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist at EDGE Counseling Solutions and is Board Certified in Cognitive and Behavioral Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology. She is well-experienced in utilizing empirically-based practices, and enjoys helping clients to reach their goals and live more meaningful and engaged lives. She utilizes a cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) framework when collaborating with her clients, including Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP), Prolonged Exposure (PE), and acceptance- and mindfulness-based treatment approaches like Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Functional Analytic Psychotherapy (FAP). Dr. Conway has particular expertise in the treatment of anxiety, OCD, trauma and stress. She enjoys adapting these general treatment principles to each client in a creative and dynamic way to make sure that she best meets her clients where they are and helps them to reach their goals in a clear and collaborative way. Above all, Dr. Conway endeavors to approach her clinical work with an open, kind, and curious nature, and a sense of humor and humility.
Dr. Conway holds a Bachelors Degree from the University of Oklahoma and a Doctoral Degree from the University of Wyoming. She completed her American Psychological Association-accredited internship at the Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the National Crime Victims and Research Treatment Center (NCVC) in Charleston, SC; she also completed a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the NCVC. Prior to joining EDGE Counseling Solutions, Dr. Conway was an Assistant Professor in Northern Illinois University’s Clinical Psychology Program, where she taught undergraduate and graduate students, as well as supervised graduate students who were learning how to deliver CBT to their own clients. She also worked at Rosalind Franklin University Behavioral Health System’s outpatient clinic.