Lisa Goatley, is a Licensed Professional Counselor and has been a therapist for twenty-nine years. Originally from Blacksburg, Va., she earned her bachelor's degree from Virginia Tech and later earned her master's from the University of Maryland. Goatley first worked in community mental health in Mississippi and later practiced with a hospital in an outpatient setting. She was also a member of the adjunct faculty in the Psychology Department at Mississippi State University. Goatley was in private practice in Mississippi then worked in community mental health in Blacksburg prior to joining The Cascade Group. Her areas of expertise include: Couples and family therapy, Depression and mood disorders, Anxiety and stress, Abuse and trauma, Grief and loss, and Substance use disorders.