About Gina Jadwisiak, LCSW

Gina Jadwisiak is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Though new to the North Country, she has been in private practice for 18 years in the Washington DC Metropolitan area. She enjoys working with children, teens and adults. She conducts individual, family and marital therapy. Her experience spans a wide variety of client issues, including ADD, adoption, anxiety disorders, depression, substance abuse, addictive behaviors, marital and family conflicts, adjustment disorders, school behavioral problems, work related stress, parent/child conflicts, childhood trauma and divorce. She has run therapy groups on cognitive behavioral therapy, teen issues, ADHD related topics, parenting, substance abuse, women in transition and for depression. She offers life coaching services for ADHD, sports enhancement, parenting and employment. She is trained to administer Cogmed, a five week training program to improve working memory.

Gina Jadwisiak

Gina is an experienced public speaker. She also enjoys small business consulting which has included staff development, conflict resolution, communication training and troubleshooting. She has conducted professional training seminars on ADHD, ADD and Addictive Behaviors, Adolescent Substance Abuse, Family Therapy techniques, Managing Difficult Clients and Preventing Professional Burn-out. In addition to clinical work, she has served in a management and development capacity at several agencies including:

  • Baltimore Adolescent Treatment Program, (a dual diagnosis treatment program), Program Coordinator

  • HARBEL Substance Abuse Services, Director

  • Flower Memorial Hospital, (intensive family program for substance abuse)

  • Juvenile Intervention Program, Baltimore City

 

Education

  • Master in Social Work, University of Michigan, 1987

  • Bachelor of Science in Human Services, Bowling Green State University, 1983

  • Specialized training from Philadelphia Child Guidance Center, 1985 and 1989

  • Cogmed training, 2007

Gina has also attended workshops on ADHD, children and grief, oppositional defiance, anxiety, hypnotherapy, EMDR, eating disorders, business consultation and a variety of other topics.

 

Personal Note

On a personal note, Gina is married and has two adopted children. She enjoys figure skating and competes on an amateur level in ice dancing with her husband. She also enjoys skiing, candy making, baking, music and theater.

 

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