Lisa deFaria, MSW, BCD – Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Lisa deFaria is the director of the Family Center for Developmental Therapies in Monterey, California which offers psychotherapy, DIR Floortime® therapy and related services. Ms. deFaria is also a program consultant to the Monterey County Office of Education and serves as a child development specialist for “First Five, Monterey.” She joined the DIR model faculty in 2004 and provides clinical supervision, training and lectures widely on the DIR model.