Welcome to Adena Bank Lees, LCSW, LISAC, BCETS, Certified Imago Relationship Therapist
Training, Counseling and Consulting……
Recognized as a energetic presenter and integrative thinker, Adena has been offering expert services in training, consulting and psychotherapy around the globe for over 20 years. She possesses the ability to energize others to create, implement new ideas and incorporate them into their professional and personal lives.
Adena’s presence with audiences and clients is transformative. Her authenticity and use of good humor in the healing/training process create a unique mix that instills learning and inspires hope. Her mission is to teach, guide and inspire individuals and organizations by providing tools for change and growth in the most ethical and professional manner possible.
Adena is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed and Internationally Certified Substance Abuse Counselor, Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress and a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist. She is an adjunct faculty member of the Arizona Psychodrama Institute. As a leader in childhood sexual abuse and addiction treatment, Adena has provided over 800 presentations to mental health and allied professionals across the globe on childhood sexual abuse and its relation to PTSD, substance/process addictions, intimacy, self-harm behaviors, dissociation and eating disorders. Her most recent book is titled, 12 Healing Steps for Adult Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse; A Practical Guide. Adena nurtures her fun-loving side by pursuing her interest in acting and singing at the community theater level, enjoys hiking in the Arizona desert and filling her days with laughter.