Dr. Gabrielle Ficchi is a licensed therapist as well as a certified rehabilitation counselor. Gabrielle has 10 years of counseling experience. As a counselor Her specialty areas focus on individuals with disabilities, specifically disability adjustment, health and wellness promotion, and disability identity. In addition, her personal experience with a disability helps her relate to participants experiences. Gabrielle’s work centers on the family experience during the rehabilitation process including how parenting styles influence social maturity in children and adolescents with physical disabilities and influence their transition to adulthood.