Lisa Geiger is Board Certified as both a Family Nurse Practitioner and Hypnotherapist, and is a Graduate of The Academy for Guided Imagery. She understands the clinical complexities of the mind and body, especially as they are related to injury and repair, disease and health. Lisa utilizes hypnotherapy and guided imagery as tools for reclaiming your health and expanding your consciousness. Lisa is determined to provide clients with an opportunity to create solutions while moving into a realm of greater choices, and safely letting go of old habits. Lisa has expertise with many health concerns which include: Optimizing Weight, Cancer Support, Contending with Unexpected Life Transitions resulting from sudden losses, Hypnosis for Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Overcoming Fears and Phobias, Coping with Loss of the Fertility Window due to Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, and Smoking Cessation. Lisa serves local, regional and national clientele in her private office located in Edmonds, Washington, since 2003.
Lisa has been interested in health and healing at a fundamental, root cause level for decades. Her love of learning in many formats drew her to caring for the body, the mind, and the spirit. These connections she intertwines to the community and the planet. Lisa’s education in conventional allopathic medicine, as a family nurse practitioner, and training in mind body medicine, as a clinical hypnotherapist, allows her to provide clients a balanced evidence-based practice.
An ambitious gardener, Lisa loves the joy that growing and blooming plants bring. She is inspired by nature and the change of seasons on a landscape.
Lisa is an avid reader, especially non-fiction. She loves art, cuisine, culture, history and landscapes all across the world.
A seasoned traveler of 4 continents, Lisa describes the highs and lows that take her breath away. She has discovered Pico Espejo, in Venezuela, at 15,633 feet and the Dead Sea at 1388 feet below sea level. Although, she admits her favorite cities are San Francisco and Paris for walking and art museums! One little known fact about Lisa is that she encountered Yoko Ono and her son, Sean Lennon, in a restaurant in New York City.
As a thriving artist, Lisa dabbles in watercolor and chalk pastels to boost her creative spark. She loves all types of painting from interior walls to canvas. Her inspiration comes from subtle changes found in the hues, the saturation, the tones, and the depth of the art.
Lisa believes that art is for everyone because it touches our creative and human sides.
Hypnosis for Weight Loss: Discover the Skinny and Experience the Benefits – Hypnosis for Weight Loss outlines a therapeutic option for managing and optimizing weight control. Learn why hypnotherapy is so powerful for habit change and contributes to maintaining a healthy weight. You will acquire firsthand knowledge to compel you and your patients to seek this modality for greater self-regulation. You’ll experience a series of deep hypnotic relaxation exercises as a means to greater self-awareness and an opportunity for profound relaxation, while discovering new patterns of self-care and weight reduction strategies.
Pain Management: Evidence-Based Mind-Body Strategies – Chronic pain management is a clinically complex challenge. Use of multi-modal, non-pharmacological therapies are guidelines recommended by the CDC and the Washington State Agency Medical Director’s Group. You will learn about and understand two non-pharmacologic options: hypnosis and guided imagery. Both modalities offer significant benefits for mitigating pain such as reduced use of pain medication and improvement in function. You will learn foundational information that support and substantiate why both interventions could be effective components of interdisciplinary and integrative care.