Lisa Wade MSW, RSW
Lisa is a Registered Social Worker (RSW) with the Newfoundland & Labrador Association of Social Workers. She has over 25 years’ experience working with children, youth, adults and families in a variety of services areas from Youth Corrections, Child Protection Services, Victim Services and Mental Health and Addictions Services. Lisa received specialized education and training in Animal-Assisted Therapy through the University of Denver’s Graduate School of Social Work and the Institute for the Human Animal Connection in Denver, Colorado. Lisa is also a certified mental health specialist with EAGALA (Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association). Through her private practice, Lisa offers Animal-assisted Therapy with her dog, Louie. She also offers equine-assisted psychotherapy through her partnership with Adventure Stables in Grand Falls-Windsor, NL.