Discover U Podcast: Trauma as Opportunity for Healing with Gina Tabrizy
JD Kalmenson interviews Gina Tabrizy, who shares her story of hope and healing as a therapist, and as a trauma survivor and thriver. Gina believes anyone is capable of overcoming and healing their past. Her positive message is life-affirming and inspiring. Gina Tabrizy, MS, LMFT is a licensed Marriage and Family therapist with thirty years of experience and expertise in the areas of addiction, trauma, and codependency. She’s appeared on local and national television programs speaking about the impact of childhood trauma on addiction. Gina hosts The Recovery Show on KOCI radio.com, has guested on several talk radio programs, presented at national conferences, and given hundreds of lectures. Along with her husband, Gina founded Harmony Heals, Inc., where she is the clinical director, supervising over 24 psychotherapists. She also holds consulting positions for several treatment and residential recovery programs. Gina is the author of two books, Pearls of Wisdom: Affirmations for Daily Living, and Healing is a Love Story. She is also the proud mother of two children, whom she considers her greatest accomplishment and joy. Host Kalmenson is the CEO/Founder of Renewal Health Group, a family of addiction treatment centers, and Montare Behavioral Health, a comprehensive brand of mental health treatment facilities in Southern California. Kalmenson is a Yale Chabad Scholar, a skilled facilitator, teacher, counselor, and speaker, who has provided chaplain services to prisons, local groups and remote villages throughout the world. His diverse experience as a rabbi, chaplain, and CEO has inspired his passion and deep understanding of the necessity for effective mental health treatment and long-term sobriety.