About Trish & Lisa
Trish Forante is an accomplished writer, researcher and entrepreneur. She is the Director of a thriving Consulting Firm. Her knowledge, creativity and dedication to excellent customer service inspires loyalty from her client companies that is unheard of in today’s climate. Many of Trish Forante’s client companies have been on her book of business since she opened her doors more than 15 years ago. The executives of her client companies often call on Trish for consultation regarding situations that occur in the workplace such as potential violence, relationship issues, sexual harassment issues, critical incidents and many others.
Trish got her start at Winter Haven Hospital in the Central Florida area of the US. She studied psychology, organizational development, etc. in the area of behavioral sciences at the University of Florida and is a “die hard fan” of the Florida Gators.
Lisa Stewart is the Clinical Director of Managed Care Concepts Employee Assistance Program and the Executive Director of Creative Consultants, Inc. Dr. Stewart provides supervision, consultation with staff, and assistance with program administration. Other responsibilities include coaching, organizational development and training with EAP corporate clients. Dr. Stewart has been licensed as a Mental Health Counselor since 1997. She obtained her education at the University of Florida earning her M.Ed., and Ed.S. degrees in 1994, and her Ph.D. in 2000. She has maintained a private counseling practice in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, since 1999. She works with clients of all ages and specializes in crisis intervention, trauma, grief counseling, and assisting clients who struggle with a variety of medical and chronic pain issues. Dr. Stewart also has expertise in working with bariatric weight loss surgery patients both pre and post-surgery.