Lia Tremblay is a former writer for Verywell Health covering breast cancer, psoriasis, and psoriatic arthritis.
Lisa is an award-winning writer and editor. She has been writing for magazines, websites, brochures, annual reports, and more for over 15 years.
Lisa volunteers as the Vice President of The Arc South of the James, which promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. She is also the Chair of the Special Education Advisory Committee for Colonial Heights City Schools. This committee serves to identify unmet needs in the school system's handling of special education services.
Lia earned her Bachelor of Art degree in psychology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
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