Lissa Blanchard, is an independently licensed Clinical Social Worker, who graduated with her masters from Simmons University. She currently serves as NEHA’s Mental Health Professional Coordinator, where she consults as a member of the Mental Health Task Force, assists in planning mental health related programming for our community, and has co-created a crisis response plan with resources to utilize in times of need.
She lives with her Husband Tyler, and son Beau, in Milton, MA., where Lissa is a high school Counselor at Milton Academy. Lissa’s son Beau, has severe hemophilia B. Beau’s Bleeding Disorder is what has brought Lissa into our community but this community is what motivates Lissa to ensure the continuation of support and services for many years to come.
Lissa, was born in Brazil and is currently attempting to teach her husband and son her native language of Portuguese.