Lisa Bahar is a licensed marriage and family therapist, licensed professional clinical counselor and certified as a drug and alcohol addiction counselor with the California Certification Board of Alcohol & Drug Counselors.
Lisa is known as a DBT therapist and provides a comprehensive DBT Informed Skills Training which provides clients the “How” skills to deal with emotionally reactive behaviors, inability to express feelings and difficulties in managing stress and self-calm. She applies these skills in her work with premarital counseling, marital counseling, and divorce counseling.
Lisa maintains her private practice in Newport Beach and at Southern California Psychiatric Associates located in Laguna Niguel. She works closely with a psychiatrist MD, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to provide the most comprehensive therapy and treatment for mental health issues clients may be facing.