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.