FHC Welcomes Spanish-speaking Counselor, Lisbet Brito

The Fountain Hill Center is pleased to welcome new counselor Lisbet Brito, MA, LPC, as a member of our permanent staff. Lisbet will be seeing clients in our Grand Rapids office on Monday afternoons, from 4 to 8 PM, and will gradually be making more hours available to clients, as her schedule allows.

Lisbet Brito, MA, LLPC, offers counseling services in both English and Spanish.Lisbet comes to us with several years of experience at Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services, where she has served as a Care Provider, Case Manager, and Interim Program Supervisor. In 2011, she began providing services to women suffering from substance use and co-occurring disorders in a residential setting. In 2016, she became a Case Manager responsible for completing psychological evaluations and assessments, creating and reviewing person-centered treatment plans, and facilitating individual and group therapy sessions.

Lisbet completed her counseling internship at the Fountain Hill Center in May of 2016, just prior to becoming a Case Manager at Pine Rest. As part of her internship, she offered low-fee counseling services to a variety of clients, including individuals, couples, and children. She also provided in-school counseling services to public school students, particularly students from Spanish-speaking families.

Lisbet has a special interest in working with the Spanish-speaking community and potential immigration-related issues. In addition to immigration hardship waiver letter preparation, she provides supportive counseling services to individuals and family members involved in the immigration process. Born in Cuba, Lisbet is fluent in both English and Spanish, and is equally comfortable providing clinical services in both languages.

In addition to her wealth of knowledge and experience in treating chemical addiction, she has been specially trained to help clients struggling with self-harm and/or thoughts of suicide. She also has experience working with individuals who suffer from PTSD as a result of childhood or adult trauma. She has a passion for providing clinical services related to women’s issues, and is driven by a desire to help others overcome personal obstacles and to improve their personal well-being.

For more information, or to schedule a counseling session with Lisbet, please call (616) 456-1178 or email contact@fountainhillcenter.com.