Dr. Borelli provides comprehensive care to the pediatric population. She has vast experience in both assessment for all types of learning and psychological disorders affecting school performance. Evaluations for ADHD, extended time for standardized testing/school/college services, traumatic brain injury, spectrum disorders, and Other developmental disorders are provided. Additionally, Dr. Borelli provides treatment including therapy for pediatrics and families/parents, cognitive remediation, consulting for schools, parent counseling, forensic work and more. She is licensed in New York and Florida.
I see children, teens, adults, and families. I use a combination of treatments including Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Structural Family Therapy. DBT is a cognitive behavioral treatment that is effective with a wide range of issues including, anxiety, self-harm, depression and suicidal ideation. Structural family therapy focuses on increasing communication within a family.
Gissa is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Florida. She received her Master’s degree in Social Work and Bachelor’s in Psychology from Florida Gulf Coast University. She is also a qualified supervisor for clinical social work interns. In her 7+ years of helping individuals suffering from both childhood and adult trauma she has used a variety of modalities to promote healing and reconnection. She has specialized training in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR); an evidence-based practice that has been proven as one the most effective treatments of trauma. She has also completed Level 1 of Gottman method couples counseling and specialized training in treating couples working through affairs and trauma. Gissa works with a high ethical standard and commitment to her clients. She has a strong skill set in facilitating empowerment-based change for at-risk individuals and families.