Credentials

Giselle V. Ontra, MA, LPC, LMFT, CGP

 

Giselle is a licensed psychotherapist, specializing in PTSD, cranial-facial deformities, children with disabilities, family and marital counseling. She has a range of experience working in hospitals, fortune-level companies and national workshops.

Over the span of her 30 + year career, she has maintained her private practice. 


She has held staff positions at or consulted with the following institutions:

   - Baylor College of Medicine
   - Houston Child Guidance Center
   - Houston International & Bellpark Hospitals
   - St. Luke’s Hospital
   - New York University Hospital
   - Conoco-Phillips

She has also presented at numerous workshops, covering topics of trauma, PTSD, rape, psychological aspects of physical disfigurement, suicide prevention and job-related stress.



Professional affiliations include:  American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists Texas Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, Houston Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, American Group Psychotherapy Association, Houston Group Psychotherapy Association



Education:

University of Houston, MA in Psychology, Specialty in Family Therapy

University of Bridgeport, BA in Communications