LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER
Angie works with adults, older adolescents and couples in navigating changes and learning to manage depression, anxiety and other uncertainties that often accompanies a shift in the way we live. Her therapeutic approach is strongly rooted in trauma focused treatment. She is an EMDRIA EMDR Certified Therapist and is currently pursuing her certification in Relational Life Therapy. She believes that we all have the skills and insight to navigate through life but we may just need some help discovering and utilizing them. After serving in the United States Army, she graduated from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania with a BA in English and from the University of Pittsburgh with a Master’s Degree in Social Work. She has worked in mental health in a variety of positions, both clinical and administrative. Angie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Pennsylvania and welcomes clients from all backgrounds, orientations, and traditions.
Licensed Professional Counselor
Kara received a degree in Rehabilitation and Human Services with a concentration in substance abuse from Clarion University of Pennsylvania before obtaining a graduate degree in school counseling from Indiana University of Pennsylvania; these areas of study form a strong foundation for her work as a Licensed Professional Counselor. Her background in agencies and private practice with both individual and groups in an outpatient setting has influenced her therapeutic style. Kara is trained in both trauma and dialectical behavioral therapy. She has experience working with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families as well as with the developmentally delayed, those with dual diagnoses, depression, anger management, trauma, and relationship issues providing a broad spectrum of care to her community.
AMY WHITNEY, MS
EAP Outreach & Coordinator
Amy has worked in a wide range of settings in her career. For sixteen years, she worked as a physical therapist assist in skilled care, transitional care, acute settings, and outpatient therapy which taught her that people have a variety of needs within the healing process that exist on a physical and mental level. This experience has given her a heightened level of understanding about what it takes to manage a balance between caring for others and managing one’s well being. These experiences also led her to seek and obtain a graduate degree in Professional Counseling from Grand Canyon University. Amy completed an internship at the Clarion Psychiatric Center and currently works in a mobile therapy setting. She has conducted group therapy sessions and has worked with children, adolescents, and families with varying therapeutic approaches.
Hannah Buckley, MA
School Based Mental Health Professional
Hannah works as our School-Based Therapist providing individual and group counseling services to students at Union High School. Hannah graduated with her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling/ School Counseling from Slippery Rock University in 2017, making her uniquely qualified to support students emotionally as well as needs related to success as a student (i.e. academic and career). Working from a Cognitive- Behavioral and Person- Centered approach, Hannah creates an environment of trust and unconditional positive regard to address thoughts and ideas that may hinder a person from being the best version of themselves.