Lisa Batten is a HealthMatch medical reviewer

Medical Reviewer

Dr. Lisa Batten, PhD, CPT, PN1

Lisa Batten is a clinical scientist, trained therapist, and writer with a master’s degree in clinical psychology and a Ph.D. in developmental psychology. She specializes in clinical pharmacological research, mental health, nutrition, and sleep.


  • Carleton University - Doctor of Psychology - Ph.D.

  • Georgia School of Professional Psychology - Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology - MA

  • Memorial University of Newfoundland - Bachelor of Psychology 


  • Precision Nutrition - Fitness Nutrition Coach - PN1

  • Albert Ellis Institute - Rational-Emotive and Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Techniques-Primary Certificate

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) - Certified Personal Fitness Trainer - Health Fitness Instructor - (CPFT)


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