Lizzette Potthoff, LCSW, LCAS

Preferred Name: Lizzette

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

About Me

I am Certified in EMDR, and I am an EMDRIA Approved Consultant.

Education & Experience

BA in Psychology from Oberlin College in Ohio, 1992. MSW from UNC-CH, 1999. I am a certified EMDR practitioner and have trained and practiced extensively in the field of complex trauma and dissociative disorders. I have been in practice as a psychotherapist for over 20 years.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations


Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Seniors


  • English
  • German


  • BlueCross BlueShield

Self Pay NC State Health Plan