Gisella La Madrid
BUSINESS NAME: Strong Ties - Child & Family Services
ADDRESS: 201-3041 Anson Ave., Coquitlam, V3B 2H6
Gisella is a Registered Clinical Counsellor (RCC) with a Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology from Adler University. Gisella has a general counselling practice and successfully works with toddlers, children, tweens, adults of all ages, and families. She specializes in behaviour problems, parent coaching and separation and divorce.
When working as a child specialist, Gisella aims to provide children with emotional support, helping them build resilience and coping skills. She advocates for the children's best interests and supports parents so they can provide safety and comfort through the separation and after.
As a divorce coach, Gisella aims to soften the conflict, provide emotional support, psychoeducation and improve communication. She also helps couples create parenting plans, agreements and schedules.
Gisella has completed advanced training in emotionally-focused family therapy and Gottman's emotion coaching. She is a member of the Collaborative Divorce Vancouver team, working as both a Divorce Coach and Child/Youth Specialist.