MA, LPC, CADC
As a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Pennsylvania, I have worked in the counseling field for over 30 years and have been in private practice since 2012. I graduated with my Master's in Counseling from Edinboro University and currently am EMDRIA certified to provide Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR). EMDR is used in the treatment of trauma and other mental health conditions.
I hold a certification in alcohol and drug counseling in the State of Pennsylvania (CADC) and am a Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF). I have a variety of experience, including the treatment of trauma, drug and alcohol counseling, mental health counseling, and vocational rehabilitation counseling. I am committed to supporting individuals working through life's challenges and transitions while creating a healthy and happy life.
I have completed training in EMDR, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and meditation. I have evening, weekend, and virtual availability and work primarily with adults. I'm also a registered telehealth provider in the state of Florida.
In accordance with section 456.47(4), Florida Statutes, I have met the requirements to become an out-of-state telehealth provider for the state of Florida. My Florida telehealth provider registration number is TPMC1414. The department is required to maintain a list of registrants at http://www.flhealthsource.gov/telehealth/ where the above information can be confirmed.
Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
EMDR is an effective psychotherapy method proven to help people recover from distressing life experiences including traumatic events, loss, relationship issues, addiction, depression, anxiety, and many more. Watch the video below and please contact me to find out more.
"Courtesy of EMDR International Association": https://www.emdria.org.
Individual Counseling: with expertise in Anxiety, Mood Disorders, Grief, Women’s Issues, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions, Career Counseling, Codependency, Stress Management, Relationship Issues, Addiction Issues, Meditation/Mindfulness
Meditation: Meditation can be used as a complement to any therapy. Research has proven meditation can help reduce stress and increase emotional wellbeing. Contact me to find out more.
Insurances Accepted: Highmark, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, UPMC, United/Optum & Aetna.*
Cash rate $100-$160 per hour depending on the length of the session
*Please keep in mind it is your responsibility to know your insurance benefits prior to the start of therapy. All copays, coinsurance, and deductibles are due at the time of your visit.