Gina Baimonte received her undergraduate work from the University of Houston, University Park in Humanities and Fine Art. She received additional training at the University of San Antonio, working on her Master’s in Fine Arts – painting, Studio Arts International Florence, Italy and University of South Florida in Tampa. She went on to receive her Master’s in Clinical Counseling at Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa, Idaho and practices as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Chemical Dependency Counselor.
Gina received additional training at the EMDR Institute (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), a therapy that helps many people find relief from stress, is currently practiced in the military for our war veterans with PTSD and is used to alleviate a multitude of mental health issues. This healing happens by getting to the root cause, using unconditional positive regard, resolving negative core beliefs and replacing with healthier thinking patterns.
Gina has experience working with several counseling centers in Idaho and Texas since 2011 and extensive background as a Clinical Counselor in Psychiatric Hospitals, Addiction Centers and Private Practice. Her past work experience has been a building block for her counseling and coaching expertise with over 20 years of sales and marketing experience with an entrepreneurial spirit – owning several companies over the years, including health and wellness, fine art industry: producing and teaching art, a long history of ballet and dance, real estate (licensed in the state of Florida), and energy management – commercial and residential.
Gina continues to have passion in helping others to develop confidence, reveling in the Authentic You, while building a deeper love of self and others. Gina works with adults and adolescents from individuals to couples to groups specializing in:
- Mood Disorders
- Grief and Loss
- Dependency Issues
- Relationship Conflicts
- Life-Purpose Issues
- Creative Block
- Spiritual Issues
- Life Transition Issues
Certifications and specialties also include:
- Sex Addiction Counseling
- Spouse of Sex Addiction Counseling
- Art in Counseling
- EMDR Trained
- Heat Centered Hypnosis