Dr. Gina Senarighi, PhD, CPC is a sexuality counselor and certified relationship coach specializing in human connection, intimacy, authenticity, shame-resilience, and alternative relationships. For over twelve years she has coached hundreds of online clients, retreat attendees, and couples to create fulfilling integrity-based relationships according to their own rules.
She attended Saybrook University where she graduated with honors and received her Master of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2010. She received her Bachelor degree in Education from the University of Wisconsin in 2002 and a Masters of Science in Education with a minor in Human Sexuality from Indiana University in 2004. In 2019 she completed her PhD in Spiritual Studies and Pastoral Counseling.
Gina was named Portland’s Best Life Coach in 2019 and is an award-winning teacher, author, & speaker. She has taught psychology courses, communication workshops, couples intimacy retreats, and guest lectured on alternative relationships, and sex-positive therapy at twenty universities across the US.
Gina believes you are entitled to your desires and pleasure and with better relationship and sex education we’d build a more compassionate, creative, confident, and fulfilled society. She understands first-hand the struggles creative and entrepreneurial couples face as they navigate the abundant joys and challenges that come with a high-achieving lifestyle. She knows all relationships need a tune-up from time to time and has been praised by clients for her friendly non-judgmental approach to couples work.
When she’s not teaching, coaching or consulting you can find her in her gorgeous urban garden, hiking Door County with her tiny dog, cooking lavish dinners, playing with her two sweet kids, or traveling the world with her partner, Rae.