Rysa Lyn Gagliano-Kemp

MS, MEd, BCBA, LBS

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(412) 214-8802 Website

Rysa Lyn Gagliano-Kemp

MS, MEd, BCBA, LBS

She/Her/Hers


Location

Offers online therapy

Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 214-8802
Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

First Step Therapy and Wellness Group
28 East Old Country Road
Hicksville, NY 11801
(412) 214-8802
Clients should be: Motivated to address present concerns/challenges presented within their environment or mental processes. Willing to complete homework related to their goals, review and monitor progress. Struggling with anxiety, depression, intermittent substance abuse, personal/professional relationships, family related problems. Clients may also have children who are diagnosed with ASD and need behavioral consultation and goals associated with their ability to proactively engage with their child.
I abide by the principles radical behaviorism (i.e., I consider thoughts, feelings, in addition to environmental factors when evaluating behavior). I also used a trauma informed care approach, combined with principles of Verbal Behavior (Skinner, 1957). I create comprehensive treatment plans/packages where clients will assist with the development of goals.
Hello, I am so glad you are here. I am excited to get to know you and your story. I will support you and provide you with the necessary skills to enhance areas of your life whether that be with the relationship you have with yourself and/or others, and to the world around you.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $35 - $120
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check, Paypal, Venmo
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Highmark
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Magellan
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • License: Pennsylvania / BH005049
  • School: University of Pittsburgh
  • Year Graduated: 2019

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 1-20-40542 BACB

Location

Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 214-8802
Offers online therapy
Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

First Step Therapy and Wellness Group
28 East Old Country Road
Hicksville, NY 11801
(412) 214-8802
Specialties
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Gambling
  • Hoarding
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Life Coaching
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • School Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Faith: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations
Age
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Applied Behavioral Analysis
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors -
  • Coaching
  • Humanistic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website

Nearby Areas

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Professional Connections

Rysa is a dedicated and caring Clinician who is committed to creating a healthy environment for her clients and colleagues.
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Last Modified: 15 Apr 2021
Rysa Lyn Gagliano-Kemp, MS, MEd, BCBA, LBS in Pittsburgh

Rysa Lyn Gagliano-Kemp

MS, MEd, BCBA, LBS