Sherry Gaba, LCSW, is a licensed psychotherapist and coach who helps people cope with co-dependency, toxic relationships, narcissistic abuse, love addiction, trauma, depression, anxiety, single parenting and divorce. Born and raised in the San Fernando Valley, California, Sherry had to learn the art of problem solving at a young age. After graduating from college with a Journalism degree, she became a single mother. Once her daughter was old enough, Sherry returned to school and received her Masters of Social Work from the prestigious University of Southern California.
Sherry appeared on Vh1’s ground-breaking docu-reality TV series, Celebrity Rehab 3, 4, and 5. She also facilitated life coaching on the show’s spin off series, Sober House and Celebrity Rehab’s Sex Addiction. During filming of the series, Sherry used her trademark sensitivity and compassion to help troubled cast members as they transitioned into their new sober lives with psychotherapy and life coaching tips. Most recently Sherry appeared on the Robert Irvine Show helping struggling families navigate through the disease of addiction.
As a leading media expert, Sherry’s TV appearances include: CNN Headline News, Inside Edition, KTLA Channel 5, Fox San Diego News, Better TV, WPIX New York, CNN Prime News, Issues with Jane Velez Mitchell, HLN’s Showbiz Tonight and Joy Behar, the Bio Channel: The Tragic Side of Fame, and E! News, among others. She also hosted her own podcast The Love Fix addressing toxic relationships and codependency.
Sherry has been featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine, Women’s World, Los Angeles Times, New York Post, The Huffington Post, Hollywood Life, Elle On-line, E! On-line, Radar Online and the New York Daily News, among other leading publications. She has also been a guest on the SiriusXM radio shows hosted by Martha Stewart, Jay Thomas, and Judith Regan.
In 2020, Sherry published Love Smacked: How to Stop the Cycle of Relationship Addiction and Codependency to Find Everlasting Love. She is also a contributing author to the book, Chicken Soup For the Soul: Tough Times Tough People.
With over twenty-five years of experience as a clinician, Sherry maintains a private practice offering life coaching and psychotherapy services through tele-therapy.