Licensed Clinical Social Worker
University of Texas at Austin, Master’s degree in Social Work
JFK University, Eating disorder Treatment Certificate
University of California at San Diego, Bachelor’s degree in Economics with a minor in Health Care and Social Issues
California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)
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Debra Gionet is a licensed Clinical Social Worker who brings a commitment to counseling adults, teenagers, and children who have been impacted by eating disorders; depression; low self-esteem; divorce; trauma, including sexual abuse; and life transitions.
Debra began her counseling career after graduating with a Master’s degree in Social Work from the Univeristy of Texas. She completed extensive training in counseling to youth, families and adults, and became a licensed psychotherapist in 2003. Debra regularly works with people who need to talk to a counselor about the inevitable challenges of daily life, often with the goal of bettering the present and future for themselves and for their relationships. She is trained in the use of EMDR therapy and holds an eating disorders treatment certificate.
Debra enjoys traveling with her husband, speaking Spanish, making pottery, and hiking in the mountains.