Gia  Lioi
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Gia Lioi

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
New York Accepting Online
Neighborhood Of The Arts Accepting In-person
Updated January 13, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Existential crisis & challenges
  • Life transitions
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma

Professional statement

Gia spent the first 20 years of her career in sports, health, and wellness. She incorporates her knowledge from her past field into her therapeutic work by taking a holistic approach to one's healing. Gia understands the power of mindset and believes that recovery starts with self-awareness and deliberate intention. Throughout your therapeutic relationship with Gia, she will help you gain clarity by identifying your strengths and developing skills to bolster your ability to tap into your greatness.


Message to clients

I help clients gain a deeper understanding of themselves and a broader perspective of their relationships. We will work together to understand the whys and hows of your communication style and develop healthy ways for you to express your thoughts and emotions.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Existential crisis & challenges - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna International
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $120 (53min)
  • Sliding scale: $100 - $120
  • Couples sessions: $170 (60min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8am - 8pm
  • Tue 8am - 8pm
  • Wed 8am - 8pm
  • Thu 8am - 8pm
  • Fri 8am - 8pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Neighborhood Of The Arts practice
274 N. Goodman St, Rochester , New York 14607
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10 am - 6 pm
  • Tue 10 am - 3 pm
  • Wed 10 am -6 pm
  • Thu 10 am - 6 pm
  • Fri 10 am - 6 pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 4 years

Sustainable Wellness , Therapist, 2023 - Present

The Ohio State Univiersity, Masters, 2022


Licensure

New York: 116603

Supervisor: Lorrie Johnson (LCSW 101511)


Languages

English