Gisela Ramirez has 20 years experience working in mental health. Gisela started as a staff nurse in a medium secure unit after completing a BSc in Psychology and nurse training. Gisela ran therapy groups focusing on preventing re-offending.
After undertaking further training Gisela developed a desire to deliver more therapy and cover a variety of difficulties, then starting a role in an NHS Secondary Care Psychological Service working with more complex cases including PTSD, complex PTSD, personality disorders and the other more common anxiety and depressive difficulties.
Gisela has a special interest in OCD and is accredited with the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP), Gisela is also currently on the EMDR accreditation pathway for the EMDR Association.
Gisela offers a variety of approaches in services at Cognacity including EMDR, CBT, ACT and CFT