Gil Lerma, Ph.D., LPC-P, NCC

Assistant Director

Office Location
208 Danna Student Center
Mailing Address
6363 St. Charles Avenue, Campus Box 200 New Orleans, LA 70118
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Ph.D., University of Holy Cross, M. A. Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Our Lady of Holy Cross College, B.S. in Psychology, Spring Hill College

Short Bio

Gil Lerma, Ph.D., is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Nationally Certified Counselor. He has a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision, and a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. He enjoys working with young adults, and has a particular interest in working with individuals and couples. Gil provides general counseling and has a particular interest working with anxiety, depression, grief, and couples. Gil approaches counseling from a Gestalt theoretical orientation where thoughts and feelings and their influence on behavior are explored in order to better understand a clients’ problems and to develop effective solutions.

Strengths Quest:
• Strategic
• Adaptability
• Ideation
• Relator
• Intellection