Mental/behavioral Health Treatment in Pittsburgh, PA

If you or a loved one is in need of therapy or counseling, Allegheny Psychological & Counseling Services can help. We have extensive experience in treating the following:
 

Addictive Disorders

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Addictive Disorders, sometimes just called Addictions occur when a behavior appears to "take over" an individual. Even though that individual may know that the behaviors are excessive, or are causing problems, they are unable to stop. Additionally, a sort of "... Read more
 

Anorexia

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Anorexia is an illness that mainly affects adolescent girls although, in recent years, there has been a rise in the number of boys with the disorder. The most common features are a loss of weight and a change in behavior under which the weight loss ... Read more
 

Anxiety

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Anxiety occurs in different circumstances, and to different degrees. You may experience excessive nervousness, concern, apprehension, or worry about several events or activities, and have trouble controlling these feelings. Here is a list of some of the typical symptoms: Read more
 
 

Bulimia

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Typically beginning during adolescence, the condition occurs most often in women, but it is also found in men. Someone with bulimia often eats in binges. Typical symptoms are:

 

Codependency

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Codependency is a term used to describe the tension in a close family or other type of relationship with an addict. For example: The alcoholic becomes "Addicted To" the alcohol and the codependent becomes "Addicted To" the alcoholic. Some signs of Codependency are: Read more
 

Depression

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Depression is a disturbance in mood that often consists of varying degrees of sadness, disappointment, loneliness, hopelessness, self-doubt, and guilt. These feelings can be quite intense and may persist over long periods of time. Daily activities may become more difficult, but ... Read more
 
 

Grief & Loss

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It is normal to experience grief feelings when a loved one has passed away. Feelings of sadness, feeling listless, lack of focus, lack of appetite, feelings of guilt, sleep changes, lack of motivation, lack of sleep, feeling overwhelmed, and a lack of motivation are all common. Professional help ... Read more
 

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post traumatic stress disorder — Mental Health Condition Treatment in Pittsburgh, PA
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a psychological reaction to an intensely stressful trauma. A trauma is a wound. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder results from exposure to an overwhelming trauma, such as rape, accidents, fires, war, or abuse. Post ... Read more
 

Relationship & Marital Problems

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Marital or relationship distress is one of the most frequently encountered and disturbing human problems. Everyone who is married - or in a serious relationship - experiences difficulties, but for some, these troubles reach the point that partners become so disappointed and ... Read more
 
 

Self Esteem

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Many people grow up believing themselves to be unworthy or inadequate. If left untreated, these self-perceptions can affect marriages, relationships, parenthood, careers, etc. If this describes you, we can help.
 

Stress Management

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Every day stressful situations may increase and become magnified until they begin to cause problems like sleep disturbance, moodiness, irritability, lack of concentration and dreadful relationships. If left ... Read more
 

Work-Related Issues

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Sometimes work causes difficulties that can affect other aspects of your life. Some specific causes of stress are a lack of control over work-related decisions, being bombarded by technology, lack of resources, ... Read more
 
 
If you are experiencing any of these, please call or email Allegheny Psychological & Counseling Services. Let us help.