Gabrielle “Gigi” Abogado is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois.  She is also a National Certified Counselor and a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional.  She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree at University of Phoenix and her Master’s Degree in Counseling from Lewis University.  Gigi has provided therapy with adolescents and young adults for the last 9 years within community mental health organizations, the Chicago Public School District, and in private practice.  

Gigi supports and promotes mental health by providing psychotherapy in a collaborative and therapeutic environment.  She specializes in focusing on the client's needs creating a genuine, collaborative, open, and personalized environment.  Gigi uses a variety of therapies and techniques including client centered therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused therapy, narrative, mindfulness, and behavioral therapy.

Gigi specializes in a variety of issues including, relationship problems, emotional distress, trauma/PTSD, managing anxiety, anger management, self-image, depression, stress, LGBTQ+ issues, parenting issues, addiction, and life changes.

Gigi sees patients ages 12 and up including couples and families.