Giovanna is a captivating and transformative force in the field of wellness and healthcare. With a unique blend of expertise as a HeartMath practitioner, NeuroChangeSolutions Consultant, and Holistic Nurse coach, she has been able to revolutionize the lives of individuals, business owners, executives, organizations, and corporations from diverse backgrounds.
Drawing on the latest breakthroughs in neuroscience research, nursing knowledge, and her own intuition, Giovanna designs and delivers on-site and online wellness programs and services that go beyond conventional approaches. Her multifaceted background as a Registered Nurse with 22 years of experience adds depth and credibility to her work.
During her remarkable career, Giovanna spent nearly 16 years at prestigious hospitals in Costa Rica and Austin, Texas. There, she honed her skills across various departments, including Med/Surg, Telemetry, Neurology/Intermediate Care, Cath Lab, and the Electrophysiology Lab. Recognized as an exceptional caregiver, she was bestowed with the coveted "Caregiver of the Year Award" in 2005 within the esteemed HCA Healthcare System.
Driven by her passion for behavioral health, emotional intelligence, and functional medicine, Giovanna made the bold decision to become a board-certified Nurse Coach (NC-BC). She stands among the select few in the United States who hold this prestigious credential, which involves rigorous training and the application of Stanford University's research-based strategies for behavior change. With this comprehensive knowledge, Giovanna is able to guide individuals toward true healing and personal growth.
Embracing innovation and embracing change, Giovanna embarked on a new chapter in her career by working with Fitbit/Google and One Drop and their start-up wellness programs. This experience has allowed her to expand her clinical expertise, delve into the realm of digital health, assume leadership roles, and master the art of change management. Giovanna's versatility and adaptability are what make her a true trailblazer in the healthcare industry.
Always seeking to deepen her understanding and enhance her skills, Giovanna recently acquired certifications from the Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) for biomedical research. She also earned a coveted HeartMath Trainer for Health Professionals certification, enabling her to provide hands-on experiences in emotional management skills. Through this, she empowers her clients to overcome stress, anxiety, and various mental and health conditions.
Having overcome her own personal health challenges, Giovanna's profound belief in the innate power within each individual to heal drives her practice. She focuses on a holistic approach that encompasses physical, mental, emotional, and environmental strengths, helping her clients remove personal barriers to their healing process. With her compassionate guidance, they conquer obstacles in a simple yet profound way, unlocking their true potential.
In a world where wellness and self-improvement are increasingly sought after, Giovanna stands as a beacon of hope and inspiration. Her expertise, passion, and unwavering commitment to her clients make her an exceptional practitioner, ready to guide individuals and organizations toward a life of balance, well-being, and lasting transformation.
"You are powerful. You are valuable and what you believe changes the world." "Be kind but don't let people abuse you. Trust but don't get deceived. Be content but never stop improving."