Gigi Dunbar, MA, LMHC

Gigi Dunbar, MA, LMHC
Marriage and Family Therapist
gdunbar@thecoastalcenter.com
(781) 799-7704

Gigi Dunbar is a marriage and family therapist with over ten years of experience working with children and their families in a variety of settings including hospitals as a play therapist, as a preschool and Kindergarten teacher, and in counseling centers. Most recently Gigi has worked as a child, adolescent and family therapist for a community based mental health agency.   Her current clients include families involved with the Department of Children and Families and Department of Mental Health.  In her role as an in home family therapist, she works closely with schools, hospitals and the court system to help families in crisis. 
 
Gigi’s clinical approach is systems based and she integrates CBT, Brief Therapy, Social Thinking, and DBT.  In her work with families, Gigi uses a strength based approach to help families work together around a common goal.
Gigi earned her BS in Early Childhood Education with a major in the Hospitalized Child from Wheelock College and her MS in Marriage and Family Therapy from Eastern Nazarene College.