Elisse Peltz, MSW, has been working in the healing profession for fifteen years. She helps individuals, couples, adolescents, new moms, young men and families who are dealing with: anger, anxiety, self esteem, feeling overwhelmed, depression, co-dependency and shame, grief and loss, interpersonal skills, life transitions, love, sex and intimacy, loneliness, relationships, mindfulness training, personal development, sleep and stress management.
Elisse views the body and mind as a whole and aims to identify and treat the source of suffering by moving beyond negative past experiences, fears and bad habits. This holistic approach to psychotherapy is based on the understanding that all systems of the body and mind operate together to create and sustain health.
Elisse completed her MSW at Smith College in 2001, and did yoga teacher trainings at Yoga People in New York and a restorative teacher training at Yogaspace in 2006. She became a certified Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy Practitioner in 2008. Most recently Elisse completed a 500-hour yoga teacher training and restorative teacher training at Octopus Garden Yoga Centre in Toronto, Canada.