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103 therapists in Pennsylvania matching your needs

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Kimberly Thurston-Brown

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LPC
5 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Open-minded
Virtual
Have you been affected by adverse life experiences in childhood or as an adult? Do you feel stuck and lack motivation? Are you ready to heal and transform? I believe that everyone's light is meant to shine no matter how dark times are or have been. I'm passionate about empowering others to overcome difficulties and thrive. As a skilled counselor, the practice of active listening, the art of effective communication and collaborative planning help identify deeply rooted emotional issues. I've witnessed person-centered, cognitive behavioral and solution-focused approaches foster trust, awareness, and clarity that leads to growth and mental balance. Living in a variety of areas throughout the country from the East to the West Coast. Allowed me to have life experiences combined with education that cultivates a safe and brave environment that is richly diverse and culturally competent. Anxiety, depression, addiction, hang-ups or habits can all be managed or eliminated with healthy coping skills, education and varying tools.

Next available: Jun 17

Trauma Informed Therapist

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Trauma Informed Therapist profile image
LPC
10 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Open-minded
Virtual
I am Veronica Coker, a Licensed Trauma Therapist with a Master's Degree in Community and Trauma Counseling from Jefferson University. I work primarily with children that suffer from more than one Adverse Childhood Experience and have 10 years of working in behavioral therapy. I am here to guide you through life’s most complex and difficult matters. I truly care about my clients’ well-being and guarantee top of the line counseling and psychological services catered to their needs. I have provided a number of specialized therapeutic services to those dealing with difficult life experiences. My number one priority is to focus on my clients happiness and success. I go above and beyond to help them through all of their obstacles. ​ ​

Next available: Jun 17

Amanda Fink

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LPC
5 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Holistic
Virtual
Hello there! I am privileged and honored to call myself a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), living in the state of PA. I have been working in the field of psychology for about 8-years now. I help children, adolescents, and young adults gain tools and skills needed to help improve their functioning and life satisfaction.

Next available: Jun 18

Sally McAfee

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LPC
20 years of experience
Authentic
Empowering
Direct
Virtual
Hi, I am Sally! Welcome to a new adventure and journey in your life which promises a more rewarding future for yourself! I look forward to meeting you and getting to know to you! Did you know it takes courage and strength to enter therapy? Do you long to be listened to, have your feelings heard and understood without judgment or criticism? How about building your confidence, peace of mind and ability to depend on yourself? Are you interested in improving your ability to balance your academics, social life and personal time? Reconnect to your best self, or discover it for the first time! Learn practical, down to earth ways to build your confidence, manage your time and make the best of your opportunities. Have fun learning and growing. Counseling/therapy does not have to be difficult and painful, but can be eye opening, expansive and energizing. I bring humor, common sense approaches to help you learn to calm down and focus on your priorities. I use my background in yoga, meditation, and relationship building skills to enrich our learning together to discover what best meets your needs.

Next available: Jun 17

JoAnne Gaines

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LPC
4 years of experience
Virtual
Good day! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor of Mental Health (LPCMH). I received my MS in Psychology, specializing in Clinical Counseling from Capella University. I have extensive experience working with youth and adolescence in the community, outpatient, educational, and therapeutic in-home settings. I am a warm and friendly therapist who loves working with individuals of all ages and helping them unlock doors to achieve their goals, dreams, and desires. I find great joy in assisting individuals during times of adversity, find peace, hope, and healing. I believe in helping each person tap into their strengths to grow, blossom, and find balance. I utilize an eclectic approach, developing treatment and interventions tailored around the needs of the individual. My person-centered, solution focused, and strength-based approaches are used to guide individuals in gaining new perspectives on self and life. I believe in a collaborative approach to therapy, to ensure that the entire family system is supported. My knack for communication, problem-solving, and conflict resolution allows me to assist my clients in diffusing challenging situations and developing new ways to cope. I also believe in meeting individuals where they are and I am fully committed to making a positive difference in the lives of each person that I work with. My life’s motto is from a song sung by Mahaila Jackson, “If I can help somebody as I pass along, then my living shall not be in vain”.

Next available: Jun 20

Dr. Michele

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LPC
22 years of experience
Warm
Open-minded
Authentic
Virtual
Hello and welcome. My name is Dr. Michele Kapalcik or “Dr. Michele” for short. I am a licensed Counselor and Therapist in several states. I have worked with helping a multitude of clients with many disorders and personal backgrounds. In addition, I have a Ph.D in Addiction Psychology with over 25 years of sobriety myself. I am very familiar with all stages of addiction and am eager to help. I am a very kind hearted caring individual who takes pride in understanding the personal issues of others and applying personal treatment to meet their needs. I work with each client from start of treatment to finish to preserve and strengthen the counseling relationship to our needs, in order to meet or exceed client expectations.

Next available: Jun 17

Hillerie B. Maddox

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Hillerie B. Maddox profile image
LPC
30 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Warm
Virtual
Do you feel overwhelmed with what’s going on in the world? In my 30 years as part of the helping profession, I remain committed to helping people overcome obstacles. I work with individuals within the context of their family of origin. My experiences include working with individuals,families, and groups of all ages and backgrounds. You have taken an important first step in your journey. I will be here as your guide to support you. I am a licensed professional counselor. In Pennsylvania. You deserve a healthy and safe space to begin living a happier life. I can’t wait to get started ! Can you? My criteria and expectations are simple: Be honest and work hard

Next available: Jun 17

Kristin Jackson

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PsyD
11 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Open-minded
Virtual
Are you experiencing difficulty moving forward with life after trauma, loss or unanticipated setbacks in life? Do anxiety and worry prevent you from fully engaging and living the life you want to live? Hello my name is Kristin and I enjoy helping survivors of trauma and loss and those struggling with anxiety, depression and adjustment disorders heal from past experiences and develop confidence and courage to navigate life's challenges. Although the process looks different for everyone, I strive to help clients understand and empower themselves through identifying and building upon personal strengths, connecting to values, understanding connections between past experiences and current challenges and providing skills and support to process difficult emotions and confront triggers and fears as they emerge in everyday life. I treat individuals of all ages with a variety of backgrounds and experiences. However, I especially enjoy working with children and adolescents who are struggling with anxiety and worry as well as those who experienced the loss of a loved one or pet. I believe that therapy is an adventure that should be playful, engaging and directly relatable. I welcome humor and sarcasm and particularly love incorporating client's personal interests and popular culture into sessions. I often bring my two adorable chihuahuas, Dusty and Attila, into virtual sessions when desired and feasible. I believe that the telehealth platform provides an incredible opportunity to connect and work together in a relaxed setting. I work best with clients who desire and embrace this non-traditional modality and strive to ask questions, challenge assumptions and apply insights gleaned or skills taught in therapy to situations

Next available: Jun 21

Susan Shipley, Ph.D. ,PA psychologist

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Susan Shipley, Ph.D. ,PA psychologist profile image
PhD
18 years of experience
Open-minded
Humorous
Authentic
Virtual
Dr. Susan Shipley practices clinical psychology and works with clients, both adults and children. You have found a safe space to heal and grow. In our sessions together, I'll meet you with compassion and evidence-based techniques so you can overcome those things holding you back. Let's work together! My clients often have challenges such as anxiety, depression, and grief. I've had experiences working with young adults with anorexia, and people with phobias, panic attacks, obsessive compulsive thoughts and other intrusive thoughts, and folks who may have a dependent personality. I'm a school psychologist familiar with children with learning disabilities, ADHD, autism, developmental delays, and parents. Occasionally life challenges meet us at a particularly vulnerable time, and I work with people who have adjustment to such life changes, people who find they are severely co-dependent on others with addiction dependency, the alcoholic and drug dependent person. In addition, I've assisted those experiencing grief, including job loss. I'm an artist myself and a trained art therapist. I found, art making often speaks with more feeling and force than words alone. We will incorporate art if you choose. CBT works in a collaborative manner between the therapist and the client. Together, we can identify what's not working and get you back to balance. We'll use a whole self-approach, addressing your needs. I also integrate mindfulness, yoga, and art to help you develop a stronger relationship with others and most importantly yourself. You have found a safe space to heal and grow. In our sessions together, I'll meet you with compassion and evidence-based techniques so you can overcome the hangups and habits holding you back. Let's work together!

Next available: Jun 17

Kitty Martin

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LMFT
15 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Warm
Virtual
Hello! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and I have 15 years experience working in mental health. I have experience with all populations, teens, kids, personality disorders, severe mental illness, and challenging martial issues. I aspire to create a safe environment for my clients and families and invite you to go on a journey of discovery and healing. Together we will explore your life's most challenging matters and heal the wounds that impact your life. I enjoy working through spiritual issues and can apply biblical and other spiritual principles to your treatment at your request. I am comfortable working with clients from all worldviews, faiths, and orientations. I love my clients and enjoy growing along with them! Looking forward to helping you find your light!

Next available: Jul 9

Victoria Torres

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LPC
10 years of experience
Virtual
Hi, I'm Vicky! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Pennsylvania and have 10 years of experience. I have experience working with clients with a wide range of presenting concerns, including anxiety, depression, relationship issues, and more. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I am flexible in my treatment approaches and will tailor my approaches to best fit your needs. It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards positive growth and change. I am here to support and empower you and will help you every step of the way. I look forward to working with you!

Next available: Jun 18

Eileen Bauer

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LCSW
5 years of experience
Solution oriented
Warm
Authentic
Virtual
Do you feel lost on your path? Our life's journey is not always as clear as we would like it to be. We find ourselves in doubt and unsure - sometimes about work or family life or our romantic relationships. As we hurry through life fulfilling multiple roles, we can lose touch with our authentic Self and symptoms of depression may appear. Valleys are a natural part of everyone's life but you do not need to suffer through these alone. I will be here for you, to listen and give you the safe space to figure things out. It is often in the hard times that we grow the most. I am here for you.

Next available: Jun 17

Marcy B. Tocker

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LPC
6 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Humorous
Virtual
You deserve to be the best functioning version of you. Navigate the journey to courage while feeling empowered and supported working through animal assisted psychotherapy, play therapy, and expressive art therapy. I specialize in working individuals ages four through adulthood working through a variety of issues including adoption/foster care, parenting issues, self-regulation/dysregulatory concerns, ADHD in children and adult women, attachment issues, anxiety, and trauma. I work from a strength based, primarily person-centered perspective with CBT, DBT, and Polyvagal Theory infusion. I also provide ADHD and executive function coaching services, ADHD assessment. Therapeutic services can look different for each person because we all walk different paths. That being said - our goals are all the same - to be the best functioning individual we can - whatever that looks like to us. I can’t wait to walk alongside you in your journey and show you what I know you’re capable of.

Next available: Jun 18

Jennifer Nissley

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LPC
17 years of experience
Humorous
Authentic
Open-minded
Virtual
I have been working in the field of counseling since 2007. Specialties include: Teenagers and young adults with anxiety, depression, borderline personalities, and LGBTQ+. I enjoy the teenage population because they are the most overlooked. I received my LPC license in 2020 after working in the field for 13 years. I have worked in the field of drug and alcohol, private practice, school settings doing wrap-around, and inpatient settings. In my downtime, I enjoy coaching soccer and reffing, along with many other sports, with my 7 kids and 2 grandbabies.

Next available: Jun 24

Jacqueline Biggs

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LPC
18 years of experience
Empowering
Solution oriented
Direct
Virtual
Hello I'm Jackie. Do you feel pulled in a million directions, unable to fit it all in? Are you struggling to keep up with your relationships, work and health? Is it hard to be kind to yourself? Are you faced with emotional challenges, do you long for clarity on the how, the why, and the what to do, and because understanding is always that one step closer to your healing I will help you answer the tough questions. If you are struggling with anxiety, depression, communication, relationship issues, grief, self worth, and more, you may need the help of a professional to help you on your journey to psychological health. I understand that facing the insurmountable stresses of life leaves many feeling uncertain about their place and purpose in the world. This is why I utilize a person-centered, evidence based approach to therapy that allows an individual the opportunity to discover and identify abilitIes that lead to accessing a successful life. Providing a safe, judgment-free, trustworthy and compassionate environment is the space I create as a therapist. In this space I help individuals focus on their individual needs, validate their experiences, unlock their inner strengths, and in so doing, reclaim their power to navigate a fulfilling life that is healed.

Next available: Jun 17

Jamie Christina Giovinali

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LPC
13 years of experience
Warm
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
I have always desired to work in the field of counseling, supporting individuals on their path to understanding their feelings, behaviors, and thoughts to make changes and explore solutions. In my work as a pediatric infant mental health specialist and behavioral therapist, I have had the opportunity to support diverse needs ranging from challenging behaviors, anxiety, depression, PTSD, domestic violence, relationship issues, and adverse experiences My experiences in pediatric mental health, adolescent, adult, and family trauma have assisted in my professional role as a counselor, deepening my drive to help individuals who have experienced trauma and adversity. I believe that developing skills in recognizing healthy emotions and thoughts can bridge the healing process to supporting healthy behavior. The psychodynamic approach best suits my theoretical orientation. I use an integration of eclectic modalities to assist in the treatment of clients including play therapy, cognitive process therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and emotion-focused therapy. I look forward to joining you on your journey as we bridge your strengths to discover healing and personal wellness.

Next available: Jun 17

Rebecca Ruiz

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LCSW
13 years of experience
Authentic
Direct
Open-minded
Virtual
Hi there, I’m Rebecca! Do you feel weighed down by day to day task and activities? Finding it hard to balance life and unable be to kind to yourself. Are you or your loved one struggling with anxiety or depression? If you find it difficult to make friends and experience loneliness regularly as a result, come talk to me. Together, we will work on strategies that allow you to address the root causes of your difficulties and build meaningful social connections. I strive to create a safe place to support your efforts to grow and heal. I know no single approach is right for everyone and/so utilizes an eclectic approach tailored to your unique needs to help you meet your goals. I am a listening ear that meets with you with compassion while incorporating a variety of evidence-based therapies. Let’s work together.

Next available: Jun 28

Matthew M. Sniscak, LPC, NCC

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LPC
10 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Intelligent
Virtual
Sometimes it is not easy to ask for help, whether dealing with small issues that life presents or with more complicated situations that can arise. Through identifying your natural strengths and emphasizing a solution-based approach, my primary goal as your therapist is to guide you towards finding your own truth and meaning, as well as meeting you where you are at through the process of self-discovery. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and a National Certified Counselor. My background consists of over a decade of experience working with children, adolescents, parents and guardians, families, and adults in the mental health system from varying backgrounds. My experience includes, but is not limited to, treating the following: • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder • Panic Disorder, Panic Attacks, and Hoarding • Anxiety and Anxiety-Related Disorders, such as Social Anxiety and Phobia • Trauma • ADHD, Anger, Stress Management, and Skill Building • Family and Relationship issues • Child and School related issues • Occupational and Life transitioning • Spirituality and Life Purpose

Next available: Jun 18

Nicole Carrita, LPC, NCC, CCTP, C-DBT

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Nicole Carrita, LPC, NCC, CCTP, C-DBT profile image
LPC
18 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Intelligent
Virtual
As a licensed professional counselor with over 18 years in mental health experience, I have worked in a variety of settings before settling in private practice, and most recently virtual. Though it has been a challenge, I am very pleased and honored to have been a part of the process to advocating for telemental healrh services. As an undergraduate and graduate student, I recognized first hand the lack of access to mental health services in Rural Pennsylvania. I have advocated at all levels for more accessible care for clients as I wanted to advocate for those who seemed to be falling between the cracks. I initially began working with children and adolescents, however; I have worked with adults and geriatrics as well. I have worked with various different levels of care including inpatient, outpatient, private practice, family based, juvenile detention, wrap around services, schools based, applied behavior analysis, university, and in a prison setting. I to a leap of faith to start my own practice during the pandemic, and I am so grateful to have a lot better work life balance to focus my full attention on providing quality care to my clients.

Next available: Jun 17

Jennifer Bruno

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LCSW
12 years of experience
Empowering
Solution oriented
Authentic
Virtual
Welcome all, my name is Jennifer. Have you found yourself feeling fatigued, stressed and/or overwhelmed? Are you feeling conflicted and/or confused? Struggling with adapting to a recent change or making some tough but necessary decisions? Do you sometimes feel lost, alone, rejected, betrayed or brokenhearted? Find yourself stuck in the past, trapped in the present or worried about the future? If you answered yes to any of the questions listed above, there is hope. I am excited and professionally equipped to walk alongside you as you begin or continue your healing journey. Asking for and/or accepting help is no easy task. It takes much courage to work through the mental and/or emotional challenges we sometimes face. Through the use of narrative therapy, and cognitive and solution-focused techniques, I work to see my clients experience an improved quality of life, relief of stressors, increased motivation and hope. Grow through what you go through, but you don't have to do it alone. I offer confidential, compassionate, and honest care. Let's work on your mental wellness to get you closer to the freedom you deserve. I offer appointments sooner and other than Fridays. Please email me for further availability.

Next available: Jun 18

Tamar Kornitzer

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Frequently booked
LCSW
7 years of experience
Virtual
Hi, I am Tamar, LCSW, I specialize in children, families, and their contextual systems as well as with young adults and adults who present with depression, anxiety, self-harm, trauma, parenting, and relationship and family conflict. I offers a unique, comprehensive approach to chronic pain using mind-body healing. I invite you to connect further and discuss.

Next available: Jun 17

Rosemary Krzywicki

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Rosemary Krzywicki profile image
LPC
10 years of experience
Open-minded
Warm
Virtual
Hi, I'm Rosemary. Welcome to Grow Therapy! I am a licensed practicing counselor and certified advanced addictions and drug counselor based in Pennsylvania. Taking the first step towards learning, growing and eventually healing can be scary and intimidating. Whether you are struggling with a recent life change/event, daily stress, depression, anxiety, symptoms of PTSD, or mood disorders, I am here to help. I have experience providing services to adults, children and adolescents. I will work with you on identifying patterns and thinking schemas. Together I hope that we can implement new ideas and healthier ways of being. I have previous experience in residential treatment facilities, partial hospitalization programs, private practice and working with individuals in the community who experience serious and chronic mental health diagnoses. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my family, being outside in nature, engaging in physical activity, listening to music and cooking. I am looking forward to connecting and working with you.

Next available: Jun 17

Krysta Best

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LMFT
9 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Authentic
Virtual
Hello there you beautiful human! My name is Krysta and I am most excited and passionate about helping humans find their whole magical selves. Whether you're struggling with a lifelong diagnosis, traumatic experiences that are interfering with your life, a recent crisis or setback, or are struggling to find your place in this life, I would be honored to work with you and help support you in all the next steps you are made to take. Life is hard enough as it is, throwing anything else on top of that can not only be overwhelming but often times incredibly lonely. You deserve to feel supported, empowered, and reminded that you aren't alone. I specialize in helping women of all ages find their power and voice as well on growing in their ability to see their value and gifts. In addition, I also specialize in working with ADHD women looking to enhance their own identity as a neurodivergent and powerful individual. As a neurodivergent human myself, it is a gift to get to meet and work with individuals looking to better understand their own magnificent (albeit creatively chaotic) brain. I offer a quiet space that is designed entirely around you and what you need.

Next available: Jun 20

Elizabeth Van Fleet

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LPC
9 years of experience
Warm
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
Hello, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Pennsylvania. I graduated from Chatham University and have had my LPC for 3 years. I have been working in the mental health field for 9 years in a variety of roles, including in foster care, drug and alcohol, and outpatient therapy. I use a behavioral approach to help people learn new skills to manage anxiety, stress, and distressing thoughts.

Next available: Jun 24

Andrea Hanford

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Andrea Hanford profile image
LPC
20 years of experience
Warm
Direct
Authentic
Virtual
Hello and Welcome, I'm so glad you're here! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) based in Pennsylvania with 20 years of experience working with children and teens along with their parents/ caregivers. Having worked with children, adolescents and families in a variety of settings including clinical outpatient, school, home, and Behavioral Health Rehabilitative Services (BHRS), and as a current high school counselor, I help clients with anxiety, depression, stress, autism, career and life focus, and behavioral concerns to become their best self. Kids have often told me they feel heard and hopeful when talking with me as well as their parents/ caregivers, which is the highest praise one can receive!! I am also a Mom by Adoption, which gives me a unique look into the relationship dynamic between child and parent navigating the relationship-building and everything that comes with it.

Next available: Jun 17

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