Sara Makin

Licensed Professional Counselor, MSEd, LPC, NCC

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Sara Makin, MSEd, LPC, NCC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Pittsburgh
(412) 308-5503 Website

Sara Makin

Licensed Professional Counselor, MSEd, LPC, NCC


Location

Makin Wellness
239 Fourth Avenue
Suite 1801
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
(412) 308-5503
Website
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Additional Location

744 5th Avenue
New Kensington, Pennsylvania 15068
(412) 308-5503
I'm welcoming new clients now & can schedule your first session within 48 hours. Do you worry all the time? Is it hard for you to turn your thoughts off? Would you like to enjoy the present moment, but feel like it's impossible because you are so focused on the future or past? So many people live their lives filled with negative thoughts and depression that eventually affect their work , relationships and even health. They are unsure of how to let go of their troublesome thoughts or have tried things that made their problems even worse.
I can help you. My treatment approach includes evidence based & holistic approaches that are individualized to your unique needs. We will work collaboratively together in a safe and supportive environment so you can heal, move forward and be happy again.
Counseling with me will allow you to improve your positive qualities & release unhealthy thinking & behaviors. Contact me, or schedule online now at http://provider.kareo.com/sara-makin if you want to live a happier and more fulfilling life!

Qualifications

  • School: Duquesne University
  • Year Graduated: 2013
  • License No. and State: PC010315 Pennsylvania

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $80 - $100
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Highmark
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: NBCC / NCC 706594
  • Certificate Date: 2016
  • License No. and State: PC010315 Pennsylvania

Sara Makin's Groups

Stress Management for Professionals

If you are a professional that is feeling overwhelmed, this is the group fro you. You are respected at work, contribute so much to your company & have a great reputation. In the eyes of others, you are a success! But , you are stressed. This a psychotherapy group that's intended to provide a safe and supportive space you need to work through the struggles of stress with other professionals and executives who understand your struggle as well. Call us today for a free consultation at 412-532-1249 !

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Coping & Healing : Overcoming Anxiety & Depression

If you're trying to manage your depression or are held down by anxiety, this group is for you. It's so easy for others to say things like, " Just don't worry about it,"... they simply do not understand. It's not something that you can control, & we understand that . This is psychotherapy process group that's intended to provide the safe & supportive space you need to work through the struggles of anxiety and depression with others who completely understand what it's like & experience it as well.Call us for a free consultation today at 412-532-1249!

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Location

Makin Wellness
239 Fourth Avenue
Suite 1801
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222
(412) 308-5503
Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

744 5th Avenue
New Kensington, Pennsylvania 15068
(412) 308-5503
Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Addiction
Issues
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Categories
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Video Counseling

Links

My Website

Nearby Areas

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Last Modified: 04 Jun 2018
Sara Makin, MSEd, LPC, NCC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Pittsburgh

Sara Makin

Licensed Professional Counselor, MSEd, LPC, NCC