Dr. Liz Bliss Esalen is a lover, healer, writer and dancer. She draws upon her own transformational journey, personal embodied movement and shamanic practices, clinical psychology education and entrepreneurial leadership to inspire others. The Elevated Bliss Factor is Dr. Liz Bliss Esalen's coaching practice that helps individuals and organizations reach their personal and spiritual potential. Liz does this through personal coaching, group facilitation and mind-body-spirit Bliss Retreats.
She is the founder and CEO of The Lotus Collaborative, Eating Disorder Recovery Centers in Santa Cruz and San Francisco, CA. She has over 20 years of clinical experience and is a leader in the field of eating disorder treatment. Her personal and professional mission is to help people ignite their inner sparkle, empowering them to not just live, but to thrive.
She has dedicated her career to creating quality, heart-centered recovery centers and healing practices that foster mind-body-soul reconnection and profound transformation. She describes her leadership style as expansive and collaborative, providing personal vision, and partnering with her employees to guide organizational change. She believes a successful leader is one who is capable of sowing seeds of inspiration, doing their own personal work, aligning resources with individual strengths, and leveraging the power that comes from a united purpose to thrive.
She feels blessed to share life with her beloved husband and two kids in Santa Cruz, CA.