Name: Lisa Girasa

Degree: MA in clinical counseling psychology

Title: Predoctoral Intern

Where did you complete internship? Community Health of Central Washington (currently)

Orientation: Gestalt, Narrative, ACT

What draws you to primary care? The opportunity to create access and to work with fellow humans from across the lifespan

What keeps you at CHCW? Activist and advocate spirit, sense of community

What do you like about the Yakima area? The beauty of the area, outdoor activities

What do you do for fun? Skype with my family, reading, walks, yoga, spending time with friends, trying new restaurants/eating delicious food

Research interest: maternal mental health, systemic oppression, human diversity and inclusion, barriers to accessing health and social services