BNI Northwest - Washngton State: Seattle, Tacoma, Olympia
BNI Northwest region serves the cities and communities 
within the following counties:
King, Pierce, San Juan Island, Skagit, Snohomish and Whatcom Counties.

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(425) 391-6830
or 800-286-0508, or

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BNI Northwest
1420 NW Gilman Blvd, #2 PMB 2174
Issaquah, WA 98027
Phone: (425) 391-6830 or
Fax: (425) 391-0817


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Phone 425-417-6232
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Dr. Maria Elena Lara Ph. D.
Maria Elena Lara, Ph.D.
310 3rd Ave NE #103
Issaquah, WA 98027

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Maria Elena Lara Ph. D.

Maria Elena Lara, Ph.D.
Chapter: Plateau Partners

Health and Wellness, Psychologist

My BusinessGroups I like to work with include: • Moms in general, Parents (particularly of oppositional and/or ADD/ADHD children), Teenagers, particularly girls, • “Worry Warts”, Stressed-out Microsofties/Amazon-ites/Boeing-ites/Starbuckians, ... but I’ll work with just about anyone :-) I have particular expertise treating: Anxiety and Depression: examining thoughts, learning how the thoughts trigger the emotions, plus an education about the biology of anxiety and depression; Stress management: cognitive restructuring, relaxation, and assertiveness; Assertiveness training; Custody evaluations/divorced parents who hate each other: testing and observation; sometimes going in to court as an expert witness; email mediation