Lisa Schwarz

Lisa Schwarz developed Resource BrainspottingLisa Schwarz is an educator, a consultant, an innovator and a licensed psychologist in private practice in Pittsburgh, PA. Lisa  is the developer of CRM РThe Comprehensive Resource Model, a trauma therapy model for complex PTSD and severe dissociative disorders. Lisa has, for the past 28 years, been dedicated to the safe, caring and successful treatment of these severe disorders.

In addition to teaching her own unique Comprehensive Resource Model, Lisa is currently the senior trainer for Brainspotting both nationally and internationally and is an international consultant for the treatment of DID, DDNOS and other dissociative disorders.

The Comprehensive Resource Model is a powerful, focused treatment method that works by identifying, processing and releasing core neurophysiological sources of emotional/body pain, trauma, dissociation and a variety of other challenging symptoms.

Read Lisa’s interview with the Pittsburgh Sports Report about sports trauma. Brainspotting is a simultaneous form of diagnosis and treatment. Resource Brainspotting, developed by Lisa Schwarz, strengthens and enhances internal resources and allows contained, gentle, yet deep processing work with attachment issues and dissociative disorders.

What Lisa teaches on the use of BSP for work with ego states, dissociation and attachment is so unique and advanced that students will be getting the most advanced, integrative training available anywhere in the world. –

David Grand, Phd. Discoverer of Brainspotting

You have been on my mind and in my heart all week…which has sped by in a flash. I am already using many of the wonderful things you taught us with my patients and sharing information about it with other therapists and even one of my referring psychiatrists. I truly believe that the work you are pioneering and sharing with us is transformative and so very important for our world… Click to read more

Tucson-2012Find out why these therapists are so happy after a week-long Intensive with Lisa Schwarz!

Explore the Brainspotting information, Brainspotting and Resourcing workshops, Resource Brainspotting Intensive workshops and personal consulting resources on this website at your leisure. Read through the workshop descriptions using the pull down menu above or the menu to the right. When you find the workshop that fits your needs, look through the calendar below to find the next available date. Or click on the Register Here tab above for a complete list of Lisa’s Brainspotting workshops. And sign up!

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