Andrew Carini LCSW
Andrew graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Masters degree from Stony Brook University in New York. He worked in various community-based agencies in both direct service and supervisory capacities during that time.
He moved to sunny Florida in 2003 to work with juvenile offenders, in addition to becoming a Certified Exceptional Student Education teacher. He spent several years working as an Adjunct Professor and maintaining a private therapy practice. He has been employed in the Florida Public School system for the past fifteen years providing social work consultation and behavior support services. He has also extensively studied Applied Behavior Analysis principles and has provided staff training and development in this area.
He is trained in a Cognitive Behavioral and Solution Focused framework. He frequently draws on various modalities in developing solutions to difficult situations. He has a direct yet supportive approach to providing clients with manageable and realistic solutions.
He works with individuals, couples, and families. He's completed the Level 2 Gottman training intensive in evidence-based interventions for couples. He can assist in developing and implementing programs for Anxiety and Anger Management, Behavioral Self-regulation, and overall Self-esteem improvement. He also offers Pre-Marital counseling.
Seeing a need for quality teletherapy during the COVID-19 pandemic, he was motivated to create an online platform for clients to access private, secure teletherapy.
Gina M. Criscuola, LMSW
Gina M. Criscuola is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW). She received her Masters in Social Work from Stony Brook University. Gina is a high school social worker and serves as Advisor for her school district’s PEP (Peers Educating Peers) program. Gina also conducts a private practice where she works with young children, adolescents, young adults, and families providing therapeutic services addressing psychological, emotional, and behavioral issues.