Andi Pilecki, LPC, NCC

Psychotherapist

imgblk-blankI am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania. I am also certified with the National Board for Certified Counselors. I completed an internship at Persad Center and have worked with clients in multiple settings, including residential facilities, a psychosocial rehabilitation center, an outpatient clinic, and private practice. Additionally, I have taught courses at Carlow University, presented on clinical topics at academic conferences, and facilitated trainings for other professionals. I am trained and experienced in delivering individual and group therapy with adults and adolescents.

Education:

  • M.S. Professional Counseling, Carlow University
  • B.A. Sociology, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Licensure and Certification:

  • Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania
  • Certified by the National Board for Certified Counselors

Post-graduate training:

  • Two-year Training for Professionals, Gestalt Institute of Pittsburgh
  • Ongoing psychodynamic supervision

Teaching experience:

  • Carlow University

Publication:

Burke, M. & Pilecki, A. (2009). The Effects of Trauma on Self-Esteem. In Guindon, M., (Ed.), Self-Esteem Across the Lifespan. New York:Routledge/Taylor & Francis.

Specialties:

I have experience and training in providing quality psychotherapy to adolescents and adults to address a broad range of concerns. Some of these include:

  • Trauma issues
  • Anxiety/stress
  • Depression
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender issues
  • Gender transition
  • Grief/loss
  • Life transitions
  • Relationships/trust
  • Substance abuse
  • Intimate partner violence
  • Self-esteem/shame
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Self-improvement

Payment methods:

  • Highmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance plans
  • UPMC insurance plans
  • Self-pay