Our Team

Our Team

Promoting Wellness for All

At GIA Boca, we specialize in transcranial magnetic stimulation therapy (TMS) combined with cutting-edge psychotherapy, and we pride ourselves on delivering a first-class experience.

Our team of experts is a multicultural, multilingual group of healthcare professionals from a diverse range of backgrounds. We are united in a single belief - that modern neuroscience and psychological practice must underlie the treatment of substance use disorders and mental health conditions.

Our mission is at the heart of every diagnosis, treatment plan, and clinical decision we make. Our individualized program is evidence-based and expert-led from beginning to end, offering you unrivaled support on your path to mental wellness. Every member of our staff has an intensive clinical background to ensure we deliver the highest quality of care.

Our founder, Dr. Antonello Bonci, is an internationally recognized authority on addiction and TMS therapy with over 35 years of experience researching, diagnosing, and treating a broad range of substance use disorders. He brings his extensive experience and in-depth knowledge to our programs and patients every day.

GIA Miami takes a team approach to treatment

GIA Miami's team supports all aspects of patient treatment to bolster the effectiveness of TMS

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Our Team
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Francesco Del Governatore
Co-CEO & Partner
Francesco Del Governatore is a young and charismatic leader, serving as CEO and Board Member of GIA Miami. After graduating from Bocconi University in Milan, Francesco started his career at JP Morgan before successfully completing a Master in...
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Francesco Del Governatore
Co-CEO & Partner
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Dr. Antonello Bonci
President, Chief Scientific Officer & Partner
Dr. Antonello Bonci is the President, Chief Scientific Officer & Partner at GIA Chicago. Before moving to GIA Miami, he served for nearly a decade at the National Institute of Health (NIH) as Scientific Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). Between 1999...
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Dr. Antonello Bonci
President, Chief Scientific Officer & Partner
Dr. Antonello Bonci is the President, Chief Scientific Officer & Partner at GIA Chicago. Before moving to GIA Miami, he served for nearly a decade at the National Institute of Health (NIH) as Scientific Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). Between 1999 and 2010, he was Professor-in-Residence in the Department of Neurology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and held the Howard J. Weinberg Endowed Chair in Addiction Research while also serving as Associate Director for Extramural Affairs at the Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center.Over the last 5 years, Dr. Bonci and his collaborators worldwide have successfully pioneered the translation of non-invasive brain stimulation such as Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), from the preclinical stage to the clinic, to treat cocaine use disorders and other types of addiction.
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Terry Shapiro MS, CAC
Co-CEO & Partner
A Certified Addictions Counselor with a bachelor's degree in social work from Winona State University in Minnesota and a master's degree in Human Services Counseling (with an emphasis on addictions) from the National Louis University in Evanston, IL., Terry Shapiro is an expert...
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Terry Shapiro MS, CAC
Co-CEO & Partner
A Certified Addictions Counselor with a bachelor's degree in social work from Winona State University in Minnesota and a master's degree in Human Services Counseling (with an emphasis on addictions) from the National Louis University in Evanston, IL., Terry Shapiro is an expert in Addiction Treatment. With over 25 years of experience working in addiction and behavioral health - Terry began his career as an alcohol and drug abuse counselor; has previously served as an Employee Assistance Counselor for Amtrak Railroad and then as the Executive Director at the Council for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Services in Tennessee as well as Hazelden Foundation's Chicago location. Throughout the years, Terry Shapiro has extensively presented at national and regional conferences, conducted countless interventions, and provided numerous print and broadcast interviews on addiction treatment - During his time working in Bogota, Colombia, Terry saw a need and implemented addiction prevention programs in schools and provided counseling to the local youth and their families. An avid baseball fan, Terry even operated a baseball academy in Colombia and was also a scout for the world-famous Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs. Nowadays Terry is a ‘social animal' and enjoys spending quality time with his wife and three children and two boxers, Luna and Maya.A Personal Note from Terry Shapiro… “I believe in divine intervention, I strive to build lasting relationships and to help people and families find recovery. Being in recovery means we have been given the blessing to live a second life in one lifetime and helping others is what I love most."
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ELSSY OMS, MD
Psychiatrist
Dr. Oms is board certified in General Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. She has previously served as the Vice Chair of Psychiatry at JFK North Medical Center in West Palm Beach, FL. Dr. Oms is an experienced provider of both TMS and ECT. She is bilingual in English and Spanish...
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ELSSY OMS, MD
Psychiatrist

Dr. Oms is board certified in General Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. She has previously served as the Vice Chair of Psychiatry at JFK North Medical Center in West Palm Beach, FL. Dr. Oms is an experienced provider of both TMS and ECT. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.

Dr. Oms has admitting privileges at St Mary's Medical Center and Delray Medical Center.

Dr. Oms earned her Medical Doctorate at Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra in the Dominican Republic. She then completed both General Psychiatry residency and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship training at Jackson Memorial Hospital at the University of Miami in Miami, FL.

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Dr. Orlando Moreno, MD
Director of TMS Clinic
Dr. Moreno graduated from University of Havana, School of Medicine, in 1994, and completed Family Medicine Residency in 1998 and Neurosurgery Residency in 2004. In 2005, he went to Canada where he completed a Clinical Fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery at the Hospital for Sick...
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Dr. Orlando Moreno, MD
Director of TMS Clinic

Dr. Moreno graduated from University of Havana, School of Medicine, in 1994, and completed Family Medicine Residency in 1998 and Neurosurgery Residency in 2004. In 2005, he went to Canada where he completed a Clinical Fellowship in Pediatric Neurosurgery at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario. Since 2010 he has been working on Clinical Research on Neuroscience and Mental Wellness, completing several clinical trials on both Academic settings as well as private funded Institutions. Dr. Moreno is a Certified Principal Investigator by ACRP and a Certified Clinical Research Professional by SOCRA and trained through a board Certification on Anti-Aging and functional Medicine. His passions and main areas of expertise are in the field of Neuroscience and Mental Wellness, where he has been exploring the fundamentals of signaling molecules and ion channels for Cognitive, Behavioral and Neurodegenerative pathologies. Specifically, he has mainly focused on applying Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation on patients with Depression, OCD, Anxiety, Addictions, Pain, PTSD, Stroke and dementia.

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Jonathan Belolo LCSW
Vice President of Clinical Services
Jonathan Belolo, LCSW serves as the Vice President of Clinical Services at GIA Boca Raton. Jonathan's ability to lead with compassion and treat patients with dignity and respect has allowed him to serve in several clinical...
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Jonathan Belolo LCSW
Vice President of Clinical Services
Jonathan Belolo, LCSW serves as the Vice President of Clinical Services at GIA Boca Raton. Jonathan's ability to lead with compassion and treat patients with dignity and respect has allowed him to serve in several clinical and leadership roles. Jonathan grew up in South Florida where he saw a growing need to help individuals who are struggling with addiction and mental health disorders. He attended Yeshiva University, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts with a focus on Psychology. From there, Jonathan attended Wurzweiler School of Social Work where he graduated as a high-achieving student with a Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work Jonathan Belolo has over a decade of experience in the field of addiction and recovery. In 2016, Jonathan was the CEO and founder of Sunshine Recovery Center, an IOP dedicated to helping men in their journey towards recovery. In the past two years, Jonathan has been treating patients at an executive program addressing substance abuse and mental health issues among high-net worth clients. Jonathan takes pride in creating a safe space that helps people rebuild their lives and maintain long-term stability. Jonathan emphasizes the utilization of the newest, out-of-the-box, and evidence-based treatment modalities providing truly groundbreaking treatment. Jonathan also enjoys integrating the moral, ethical and spiritual teachings he has gained from his Jewish roots into the process of recovery.Jonathan ensures that GIA Boca Raton is a reliable place where clients can receive care and support from our highly qualified clinical and administrative team. One of our founding principles is that the clients shall and will always come first. GIA Boca Raton holds the highest standards allowing the clients to receive the most comprehensive and ethical treatment leading to successful outcomes.
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Amy Ayala
TMS Technician
Amy Ayala is a dedicated TMS Technician, with eight years of experience in the mental health field. Her journey in healthcare began with her role as a Certified Nursing Assistant in a hospital setting. Later, she transitioned into a Behavioral Health Technician in the mental health unit of the same hospital, gaining invaluable...
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Amy Ayala
TMS Technician

Amy Ayala is a dedicated TMS Technician, with eight years of experience in the mental health field. Her journey in healthcare began with her role as a Certified Nursing Assistant in a hospital setting. Later, she transitioned into a Behavioral Health Technician in the mental health unit of the same hospital, gaining invaluable insights into the intricacies of mental health care and substance abuse disorders. Her hands-on experience includes assisting with electro convulsive therapy (ECT) procedures and administering TMS treatments for the past two years.

With a strong commitment to the well-being of her patients, Amy is known for her exceptional care and compassion. She believes in the power of TMS as a non-invasive, effective, and convenient method for individuals to improve their mental health while maintaining their day-to-day routines. Amy's dedication to making a positive impact on those who suffer internally is evident in her work.

In her role as a TMS Technician, Amy Ayala is committed to delivering the highest standard of care to her patients, contributing to their journey towards improved mental health and a higher quality of life.

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Diana Orrantia
Experience Coordinator & Executive Assistant
Diana has accumulated substantial administrative expertise over the last two decades in administrative, office management, and executive assistant roles. Diana focuses on the execution of strategic...
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Diana Orrantia
Experience Coordinator & Executive Assistant

Diana has accumulated substantial administrative expertise over the last two decades in administrative, office management, and executive assistant roles. Diana focuses on the execution of strategic administrative plans; the creation, structuring, and improvement of administrative, finance, and human resources areas.

Diana has supported C-level executives and fundamental areas such as sales, marketing, customer service, and operations, as well as collaboration with local and worldwide leaders through critical thinking, analytical, and problem-solving skills.

In her spare time, Diana takes advantage of her free time to spend quality time with her beloved family, meet with friends, exercise, and travel occasionally.

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Yeimi Agudelo
Business Development Representative
This culturally aware administrative professional received her college degree in Paralegal Studies with a passion for Immigration and Family Law. In today's era of innovative treatments, she continues to serve the community by assisting GIA Boca Raton in promoting...
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Yeimi Agudelo
Business Development Representative
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Jessica Edelstein-Montero
Admission Coordinator
Jessica Edelstein Montero has been working in the field of substance abuse and mental health for 7 years. She believes that having the opportunity to be the person to assist someone in getting the help they need is not only an honor but a privilege. Jessica is an Argentinian born...
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Jessica Edelstein-Montero
Admission Coordinator
Jessica Edelstein Montero has been working in the field of substance abuse and mental health for 7 years. She believes that having the opportunity to be the person to assist someone in getting the help they need is not only an honor but a privilege.Jessica is an Argentinian born, raised in New Jersey. She lived there until she was 15 years old, and then moved to Puerto Rico. Jessica studied Social Work and is a wife and mother to two handsome boys. She has now been living in Florida for 10 years.

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