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Gianna Damis

Position: Primary Therapist

Gianna Damis is a licensed primary therapist serving Embark on the Main Line. Gianna has experience in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric, medical hospitalization, and remedial schools. Since completing her master’s degree in Art Therapy and Counseling at Drexel University, Gianna has worked with both adults and adolescents addressing treatment goals such as eating disorders, mental health concerns, and family conflict. With her degree and training in art therapy, Gianna is able to integrate expressive therapies into treatment as a means of facilitating healing, while also utilizing a combination of mindfulness and DBT techniques in order to best meet the needs of each individual. Gianna operates from a strengths-based, harm reduction perspective and believes in principles of self-determination and social justice. In her off time, she enjoys hiking, reading tarot, making art, and trying to keep her plants alive.