Without Dr. Lisa’s contributions, we would not be the community that we are today! She has been a major force and key contributor for EFT in Colorado, offering support and encouragement in development of the Colorado Center for EFT. Dr. Lisa also trains and offers supervision for a number of Certified Supervisors and Therapists in Colorado.
Dr. Lisa Palmer-Olsen is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in San Diego, California. She is a Certified EFT Trainer and Supervisor and a Founder and Director of the Training and Research Institute for Emotionally Focused Couple Therapy (TRIEFT) at Alliant International University. In addition, she is the director of Alliant EFT Couple and Family Clinic. Lisa completed her dissertation research on how to supervise, train and teach Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy to clinicians. Her primary clinical and research interest is couple and family therapy; specifically with those couples and families dealing with trauma and attachment related struggles. She is an AAMFT clinical member and Approved AAMFT supervisor.She is also known for her “Dig Ins,” a quality training experience for advanced EFT Clinicians. For more information on Dr. Palmer-Olsen, visit her website. With a love for Colorado and commitment to strong EFT Professional Communities, Lisa has been a core part of the Colorado EFT Community for over six years.
“Lisa Palmer-Olsen’s warm and encouraging demeanor created a safe, secure environment for me to share videos of my struggle to learn EFT. Lisa’s knowledge of and experience with EFT as well as her ability to communicate helped me develop a deeper understanding of EFT and the ability to apply the method”. ~ Wanda Garner, M.S., M.A.