ABOUT GB WELLNESS
At GBWC, our work together is to understand your concerns and create solutions toward wellness and full recovery. We alleviate the stress of putting together a team of professionals, so you can focus on yourself and feeling better.
Each member of our multi-disciplinary team is dedicated to ameliorating our clients’ lives by embracing a collaborative, solution-focused, and holistic approach to treatment. We empower our clients to utilize their strengths and internal resources to maximize the benefits of treatment, which ultimately results in feeling better, happier, and more fulfilled.
Our team includes licensed independent clinical social workers, licensed mental health counselors, registered dietitians, and psychopharmacology care providers, who all come from backgrounds in disordered eating and eating disorders.
Karen Chinca, LICSW, CEDS
I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) with over 10 years of experience in treating individuals who suffer from eating disorders, disordered eating, and body image issues. My treatment approach is eclectic, incorporating evidenced-based treatments which include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Exposure Therapy, and Mindfulness. I am very collaborative because I firmly believe that a multi-disciplinary approach enhances treatment outcomes. I look forward to meeting you so that we can work together to come up with an individualized treatment plan to address your unique needs.
Dana Greene, MS ,RD, LDN
Food can be a complicated, wonderful, difficult subject. Understanding a person's relationship with food and the impact is has on their life is paramount to successful changes. I have over 15 years of clinical nutrition experience working in a variety of clinic, hospital and outpatient settings and love being part of a multi-disciplinary team. A team approach provides clients with the best possible, indiviualized plan to optimize health.
Robyn Kievit Kirkman, FNP-BC, RDN, CSSD, CEDRD
A registered dietitian nutritionist, certified specialist in sports dietetics, certified eating disorders registered dietitian, and family nurse practitioner with 20 years of experience, I support my clients in the areas of eating disorders and athletes in realms of both nutrition and or psychopharmacology or both.
Lauren Manasse, LICSW, CEDS-S
Welcome! I have worked with kids, teens, adults and families in Boston for over 30 years. in all sorts of settings--home-based, clinic, residential, day treatment, hospitals and in private practice. My passion for this work comes from a well of hope and energy that clients tell me helps them feel hopeful! I have specialized in working with concerns around food, shape and size for over 20 years and have a special place in my heart for adolescents, young adults and families. I look forward to meeting you and know that putting our heads together is the best way to get started.