About Chastity Biagiotti
Chastity is a bilingual licensed therapist in New Jersey with 4 years of professional work experience. Chastity is friendly, outgoing, and a huge advocate for self-care. Chastity has experience with clients dealing with the spectrum of anxiety disorders (panic, generalized anxiety, OCD), as well as depressive disorders, stress-related conditions, grief and loss, trauma, low self-esteem issues. Chastity has experience working in a variety of mental health settings treating children, adolescents and adults. In addition, Chastity is committed to evidence-based practice and has been trained in cognitive behavioral therapy and traditional Holistic approaches such as motivational interviewing, mindfulness, meditation and other techniques that can increase an individual’s strengths in treatment. Chastity’s main focus is to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment.
Education and Certification
- National Certified Counselor Certification, February 2019
- Bachelor’s in Psychology
- Associates in Biology
- Chastity has volunteered as a mentor at a low-income school for almost a year. She helped the students with their homework and class work. She also provided them with support and encouragement and was able to increase their motivation in the classroom. She has also volunteered in homeless shelters and churches, assisting children who have autism. Chastity believes helping others is contagious and encourages others to do the same. She also has dedicated a lot of her time to assisting others in need, and these experiences helped her discover her true passion in life.
Why are you passionate about providing mental healthcare?
For Chastity, growing up surrounded by people who suffer from mental illness gave her a clear definition of who she wanted to become and what she wanted to devote the rest of her life to. She wants to pursue a career as a mental health therapist because she believes the true source of happiness and meaning of life is being able to help others in need, especially those suffering from mental illness. Chastity feels that this world needs more mental health providers due to the millions of people in the world currently living with various types of mental health issues and illness. She wants to do the best she can to help these people because she gains a feeling of satisfaction and personal fulfillment from helping others improve their quality of life.