Psychologist, Therapist, Counseling, and Testing in Scottsdale and Phoenix, AZ

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With decades of clinical experience and expertise in individual
and couples’ therapy, life coaching, psychological and neurological
testing and consultation; we specialize in a very broad range of disorders
and self, love/sex, work, family, cultural, and social issues.

Our System – Counseling in Scottsdale and Phoenix AZ

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Empower You Experts System is designed to help you
become unstuck, thrive, and teach you the techniques
to empower you to achieve your life goals and potential.

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About Your Therapists in Scottsdale and Phoenix, AZ

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We provide in-person therapy, online therapy/teletherapy and psychological
and neurological testing services. Our psychologists and therapists hold professional
licenses in different states and currently provide services in Arizona, Illinois, and Indiana.

About Us


Empower You Experts are your professional psychologist, therapist, counselor, and psychological and neurological testing services in Scottsdale and Phoenix, Arizona. Dr. Lisa Lavella, Psy.D, Christina Liakopoulos, LCSW, James McCreary, LAC have decades of diverse clinical experience, providing individual therapy, couples’ therapy, psychological and neurological testing, tele-therapy, life coaching, adolescent and child therapy, and professional and business consulting. Empower You Experts utilize evidence-based strategies that can help you become unstuck and achieve your potential and goals, such as alleviating anxiety and depression, reducing stress, restoring love and family relationships, healing past and present wounds, and transforming anger into positive, constructive emotions and behaviors.

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Our Approach


  • As your professional psychologist, therapists, and counselors in Scottsdale, AZ we’re an all-inclusive practice providing services to diverse groups, cultural & ethnic groups, all sexual orientations, and all genders. We offer a broad array of expertise and specializations in psychology.
  • We utilize an eclectic approach with empirically proven methods to provide treatment techniques, strategies, and interventions to our clients, incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Insight-Oriented/Psychodynamic Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing.

Empower You Experts System

  • Evidence based treatment methods; utilizing a Unique Individualized Treatment Plan with both short-Term and long-term goals; and recommendations and homework presented during each session.
  • Empowers You to Reach Your Potential.
  • We created an Empower You Experts System to help individuals, couples, and families accomplish self, family, love/relationship, work/school, social, and spiritual life goals using power and energy interventions.

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LICENSED THERAPISTS IN SCOTTSDALE AND PHOENIX, AZ


  • Dr. Lisa Lavella, PsyD, BC-TMH is the President of Empower You Experts and is licensed in Arizona and Illinois.
  • Christina Liakopoulos, LCSW, BC-TMH is the Director of Empower You Experts and is licensed in Arizona, Illinois and Indiana.
  • James McCreary, MS, MA, LAC is the Head Psychometrician of Empower You Experts and is licensed in Arizona.
  • We practice within the surrounding locations, such as Scottsdale, Cave Creek, Carefree, Troon North, Phoenix, Tucson, Paradise Valley, Goodyear, Fountain Hills, Tempe, Mesa, Chandler, Glendale, Gilbert, Peoria, Avondale, Sun City West, Surprise, El Mirage, Sedona, Queen Creek, Apache Junction, Gold Canyon, San Tan and San Lakes.

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COUNSELING SPECIALIZATIONS IN SCOTTSDALE AND PHOENIX, AZ


Some of our specializations include anxiety, depression, relationship/couples issues, addictions, cancer, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), eating disorders, insomnia, bullying and much more.


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PRACTICE MODALITIES


Our practice areas include individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, life coaching, tele-therapy and professional and business consulting. We are your expert psychologist, therapist, and counselor in Scottsdale, AZ. Click below to learn more about how we can help you today!


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TESTIMONIALS
Given the confidential nature of our work, no names or initials will be presented here.

Thank you, Christina! You have really made a difference in the life of my teenage daughter. She feels much more confident today, her grades have improved and she now has a sense of direction for college.

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Given the confidential nature of our work, no names or initials will be presented here.

After seeing Dr. Lisa, my wife and I have found our love again through learning how to connect and communicate with each other! We are now able to enjoy time together and work through conflict constructively.

TESTIMONIALS
Given the confidential nature of our work, no names or initials will be presented here.

Since 2014 my family and I have worked with both Dr. Lisa and Christina for individual and couple’s therapy. We are pleased to say how Empower You Experts have helped us gain strategies to manage our anxiety and addictive behaviors and find positive ways to like each other and have fun again.

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Christina has been such an important presence in my life. I was able to tell her things I couldn’t tell anyone else. Her empathy, expertise, and techniques have helped me to achieve my work and personal goals.

TESTIMONIALS
Given the confidential nature of our work, no names or initials will be presented here.

Dr. Lisa, I so appreciate all of your compassion, insightfulness, and strategies, through the difficult experiences I’ve been through, over the years. You have given me strength, skills and courage to overcome my demons.

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Dedicated and highly skilled therapists! I will continue to refer family and friends to Empower You Experts. After coming out of treatment for an eating disorder, my family and I have worked with Empower You Experts to develop a healthy relationship with food and each other, by helping us gain awareness of the underlying causes.

TESTIMONIALS
Given the confidential nature of our work, no names or initials will be presented here.

As an Athletic Director, I have personally used the services of Empower You Experts and have sent many athletes there. They provide consistent, intelligent strategies and successful outcomes.

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We came to therapy as a couple to Empower You Experts and then sent our son there, as well. Dr. Lisa and Christina are friendly, kind, and provide you with the tools to help you achieve your goals.

TESTIMONIALS
Given the confidential nature of our work, no names or initials will be presented here.

I am a Mom, wife and involved community member. I have sent many people, including myself, to Empower You Experts, and I have only experienced and heard great things about their services, including continuous life changing results.

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Phone: (480)-848-4411 Email: empoweryouexperts@gmail.com

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