Li Brookens, LCSW, CGP
Founder / Clinical Director
Li Brookens is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW), certified group psychotherapist (CGP), and clinical hypnotherapist providing psychotherapy for individuals, couples, and groups in Boulder, Colorado. Li has advanced skills in working with LGBTQ+ identities, young adults, and groups. Li works collaboratively with clients weaving together modern psychodynamic theory and postmodern therapy using a social justice lens that centers on marginalized identities. "I believe that each client I work with has an inner knowing that is seeking to be uncovered. I see my job as helping my clients excavate that knowledge so they can empower themselves to make meaningful changes in their lives."
Ray Lewey, LPCC
Ray believes deeply in the inherent health of each person. As a trans* non-binary person, Ray understands the ways in which LGBTQIA+ folks often repress aspects of themselves to access safety and acceptance. Ray aims to transform internalized messages of unworthiness into narratives of empowerment and strength. At Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence, Ray worked with individuals, families, and groups from various marginalized locations, incorporating social justice issues into the therapeutic alliance. In addition, Ray specializes in addiction and trauma, with years of experience working at residential treatment centers. As a Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate (LPCC), Ray draws from their training in Contemplative Psychotherapy, using mindfulness to support clients in connecting with their profound wisdom..
Lisa Wallace, Registered Psychotherapist
A Contemplative Psychotherapist with a passion for political theology, social justice and mindfulness practices, Lisa is committed to developing the skills and awareness needed to support individuals and foster healthy communities. As a recent graduate of Naropa University, Lisa worked with LGBTQIA+ teens and young adults as an intern for OASOS, a department of Boulder County Public Health. While there, Lisa saw how the issues a client brings to therapy are compounded by, or rooted in, environmental and social factors. As a Registered Psychotherapist, Lisa's belief is that healing happens in community. "My job is to help people realize their full potential. I am qualified to do so only to the extent to which I understand that to be true of myself."