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Gisa Paredes
Licensed Psychologist, Head of Programs at WellAtSea


Gisa completed her Masters in Counseling Psychology at the Ateneo de Manila Univeristy and now practices as a licensed therapist. She is also a certified Acudetox Specialist, treating patients with trauma, insomnia, depression, anxiety, and stress through a 5-point ear protocol. Having worked in the Philippine wellness industry for the last 8 years, Gisa has had experience training groups, running workshops, and designing corporate wellness programs. Today she works with WellAtSea as the Head of Programs to enhance employee productivity, increase mental resilience, socialization, and physical strength amongst seafarers using evidence-based approaches in building sustainable behavior change. Her main interest is in health psychology, wherein she believes in helping people achieve a higher level of wellness by accessing the power of the mind.

Agenda Sessions

  • Addressing Mental Health: Building sustainable lifestyle change for seafarers