Lisa Books-Williams, founder of Holistic Therapeutic Care, holds a Master of Science degree in Recreation Therapy from California State University and an undergraduate degree from Temple University in Pennsylvania. She is also a certified (Green) Living Foods Chef. She has been providing her clients with a holistic approach to living since 2005 by emphasizing recreation and a vegetarian lifestyle.

In addition to her post graduate degree, Lisa holds several professional certifications at the state and national level. She holds a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) at the national level and she has received a Recreation Therapist Certified (RTC) certificate from the state of California.

Her broad professional experience has allowed her to touch many lives with positive, holistic therapy. She has been involved with the Veterans Administration, Rosewood Gardens Senior Living Center, and Crestwood Behavioral Health to name but three. She has worked with aging populations and brain injury patients suffering from Dementia and Alzheimers disease and given them therapy designed to stimulate cognition and sensory integration for those patients with mild to severe cognitive impairment.

As part of her complete holistic approach to healthier living, Lisa began to teach holistic nutritional practices focused around the vegetarian lifestyle. In order to make these simple practices available to as many people as possible she began to teach holistic, vegetarian cooking for the city of San Ramon beginning in 2005. Now those teaching efforts have expanded to include classes in Dublin and Pleasanton California.

For those who are interested in contacting Lisa Books-Williams, she is available by email, or you may simply phone her at (925) 989-1811.