Celisa Flores, PsyD is an accomplished mental health professional with over 20 years of experience as a therapist, marketer, and educator. She is currently the Director of Clinical Outreach at Lido Wellness Center, where she helps the community find resources and supports providers through education and training on identifying when a higher level of care referral is necessary. In this role, Celisa works to bridge the gap between patients, providers, and Lido Wellness Center, bringing together her expertise in clinical psychology and marketing to connect people with the best mental health treatment possible.
Celisa’s experience as a therapist, coach, and program director have given her a unique perspective on the needs of the community, providers, and patients. She has been a speaker, trainer for mental health providers, and currently teaches as an adjunct professor at The Chicago School in Los Angeles and Hope International University. Celisa has also received additional training that has prepared her for her specific role, including certification as a trauma-sensitive yoga and meditation facilitator, and training by MAPS to provide MDMA-assisted therapy.
Celisa’s impressive educational background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Biology & Psychology from California State University, Fresno; a Master’s degree in Counseling MFT Option, also from California State University, Fresno; and a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Irvine. She has also had business training, which helps her to understand the administrative and organizational needs of a clinical outreach role.
Her commitment to her work and her clients is reflected in her daily routine, which includes a daily meditation and yoga practice, as well as volunteering in her community. She also finds time for personal interests, such as reading, listening to music, and traveling, which helps her maintain her own mental wellness.
Overall, Celisa Flores, PsyD’s extensive experience, education, and dedication to her work make her a standout mental health professional who is committed to helping people find the support and resources they need to lead healthy, fulfilling lives.