Caroline Gebhardt, a body-based psychotherapist and registered yoga teacher, offers psychotherapy and mindful movement to individuals and groups at Gaia Counseling, LLC in Decatur, GA. While specializing in eating disorders, addictions, anxiety, depression, perinatal loss, maternal mental health and mindfulness practices for adults and adolescents, she draws upon a blend of DBT, ACT, CBT, narrative therapy, somatic psychology, and psychodynamic theory from an attachment-based framework. Caroline also offers mindful movement education through her business FLOW Training blending yoga practices, body-based writing, somatic psychology and developmental movement patterns to help reintegrate mind, body and spirit through an attachment-based theoretical perspective.
Caroline is a Nationally Certified Counselor and completed her M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Georgia State University. She completed her internship at the Atlanta Center for Eating Disorders. She recently presented at both the Southeastern Eating Disorders conference (August ’17) and the International Association for Eating Disorders Professionals symposium (March ’18) teaching techniques to build a reparative, mindful relationship with the body and self through attachment-based and developmental movement methods.
Caroline draws from a variety of yoga, movement, writing, and trauma-informed systems. Some of these experiences include studying developmental movement patterning within the autonomic nervous system with Bonnie Bainbridge Cohen; a Body of Light immersion of yoga philosophy and alignment-based hatha yoga; a Grounded Kids yoga training teaching mindfulness and yoga to children and adolescents; and ongoing trauma-informed and somatic-based pyschoeducational studies. Caroline regularly practices and facilitates free-form movement and yoga classes in her community, and is on the medical advisory council for Atlanta’s Eating Disorders Information Network.
Caroline is under supervision with Janet Fluker, LPC and direction with Christy Burkett, LPC.
Caroline Gebhardt, APC, NCC, RYT
Body-Based Psychotherapy specializing in Disordered Eating, Addictions, Anxiety, Depression, Maternal Mental Health, Mindful Movement & More in Atlanta and Decatur, Georgia.
“Dance, when you're broken open. Dance, if you've torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you're perfectly free.” - Rumi
“This is your body, your greatest gift, pregnant with wisdom you do not hear, grief you thought was forgotten, and joy you have never known.” ―Marion Woodman