The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh

Counselor, MS, LPC, NBCC

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The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh

Counselor, MS, LPC, NBCC

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh
830 Western Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
Call Stephanie Wijkstrom
(412) 567-6013
Offers online therapy

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The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh
9401 Mcknight Rd
Suite 302
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 567-6013

About

Our Counselors in Pittsburgh, Wexford, Monroeville, Greensburg, South Hills and Online specialize in providing compassionate counseling solutions for you, your marriage, and family. Anxiety, anger, depression, intimacy concerns, trauma, relationship conflict, conflict communication, substance abuse, each are confusing troubles which easily prevent us from enjoying the life which we had always envisioned for ourselves'. Our counseling team is here to offer you evidence-based therapy solutions. With comprehensive long and short term treatment plans tailored to your specific needs, we are here to accelerate your journey to wellness.
We have helped clients grow from symptoms related to anxiety, depression, stress, anger, relationship troubles, guilt, shame, trauma and more. We also offer marriage and family counseling. Our centers have been voted the best for 4 years by three best rated for our specialized marraige counseling approach. We have also been voted best wellness center!
We offer a warm and engaging insight based approach centered around a collaborative understanding of you. We use evidence based practices and wellness models. By working together we will uncover patterns which have taken root in the past and serve as stumbling point's today. Call today to allow therapy to help you flourish into a fresh and vital tomorrow.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $70 - $100
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Coventry
  • Highmark
  • Magellan
  • 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: 11 Years
  • School: Carlow University
  • Year Graduated: 2011
  • Supervisor: Donald Laird
  • Supervisor License: Pennsylvania / PC005242

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Professional Counseling / PC009553
  • Certificate Date: 2017

The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh's Groups

Group Therapy for Teenagers: Teen Art Group

This in-person Group Therapy for Teenagers (14-18) occurs every Monday from 6pm – 7pm starting September 26, 2022 for 8 weeks. The final session is November 14, 2022. Teen Art Group will help teens learn Social Skills, Depression Coping Skills, Anxiety Strategies, and How to Handle Anger all within the context of making art. We accept UPMC, Highmark, Cigna, Evernorth and the self pay cost is $40 per session.

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Group Therapy for Depression

This in-person Group Therapy for Depression occurs every Tuesday from 6pm – 7pm starting October 4, 2022 for 6 weeks. The final session is November 8, 2022. Learn about Depression and Anxiety and why we respond the way we do; Develop skills to manage emotions; Develop and maintain a non judgmental stance including kindness and forgiveness. Group formats have been used to successfully manage a variety of mental health disorders such as depression and anxiety.

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Location

The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh
830 Western Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
Call Stephanie Wijkstrom
(412) 567-6013
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh
9401 Mcknight Rd
Suite 302
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
(412) 567-6013
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Anger Management
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Child
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

I also speak: Urdu and Arabic
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Imago
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Intimacy/ Relationships
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relational
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 17 Aug 2022
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The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh

Counselor, MS, LPC, NBCC