Jody Bechtold

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC

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Jody Bechtold

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC

She/Her/Hers


Location

Offers online therapy

The Better Institute
20 Cedar Boulevard
Suite 204
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(878) 206-1988

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Announcement icon We are providing therapy, all by video or phone, during this COVID-19 crisis. Now more than ever, you need to take care of your mentalhealth
Clients wanting to get better in any areas of their life are ideal for working together with me. My counseling, coaching and consulting expertise allows me to help people improve at home, work, in relationships, and in their communities. Together, we develop plan, identify any barriers or challenges to successfully achieving goals, and implement solid problem solving actions to getting better. People just want to get better, and that's why I co-founded The Better Institute.
Jody Bechtold, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC is the Co-Founder, CEO, and VP of Business Development at The Better Institute. She is a respected and established professional who passionately serves as an “Accountability Partner” to her Coaching, Counseling and Consulting clients to help them Get Better. She brings a wealth of experience as a trained professional coach, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, an Internationally Certified Gambling Counselor and as a technology consultant for tech startups focused on the intersection of technology and mental health.
Reaching out is a very difficult step for many people, and having a first positive experience is very important to me. You can reach me by phone, email, or text and I will guarantee a positive, supportive, and genuine experience.
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“We offer teletherapy services and are covered by all major insurances. Addiction/Recovery, couples counseling, and even groups are offered. ”

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $210
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna | Aetna Coventry
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Highmark
  • Magellan
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 18 Years
  • License: Pennsylvania / CW015486
  • School: University of PIttsburgh
  • Year Graduated: 2002

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: International Certified Gambling Addiction Counsel
  • Certificate Date: 2007

Location

The Better Institute
20 Cedar Boulevard
Suite 204
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
(878) 206-1988
Offers online therapy

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This location is easily accessible from:

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Website
Specialties
  • Gambling
  • Relationship Issues
  • Career Counseling
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Drug Abuse
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Peer Relationships
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors -
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Gottman Method
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Positive Psychology
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 22 Sep 2021
Jody Bechtold, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Pittsburgh

Jody Bechtold

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ICGC-II, BACC