Anxiety Counseling




Compassionate, Expert Care for Your Mental Health Journey

Your story isn’t over yet; every moment is a chance to turn it around.

Welcome to WPA Counseling

Welcome to WPA Counseling, your go-to source for anxiety counseling in Pennsylvania! Located in Western Pennsylvania, our clinical counseling services specialize in offering effective clinical therapy to individuals struggling with their anxiety issues. Our approach embraces compassion, understanding, and evidence-based therapeutic methods while offering tailored attention to meet each client’s specific needs.

Our team of skilled therapists is here to provide support, whether you are experiencing occasional anxiety or have more chronic difficulties. We believe in creating a safe, nurturing space to share feelings openly while on a path toward greater mental wellness. Our services can be found both physically in Western PA as well as virtually throughout Pennsylvania ensuring high-quality treatment is readily accessible no matter where life may lead you.

Understanding Anxiety

Anxiety can be an extremely prevalent yet confusing mental condition that impacts millions of individuals worldwide. From generalized anxiety disorder to specific phobias anxiety has many forms that manifest differently, often in life-altering ways. At WPA Counseling, we believe in educating our clients about anxiety, its symptoms, and its impact, empowering them to better understand their experiences.

 Our therapists specialize in various modalities to address anxiety, including cognitive-behavioral therapy, mindfulness meditation, and stress management techniques. By understanding your root causes and triggers of anxiety we provide tailored treatments and coping strategies designed to promote long-term mental health and well-being.

In-Person Counseling Services

Our Western Pennsylvania locations offer in-person counseling services within a warm and inviting setting. These sessions allow for a personal connection with your therapist, providing a space where you can engage in face-to-face dialogues and receive immediate feedback and support.

 Our in-person sessions are tailored to be flexible and accommodating to meet the busy lifestyles of our patients. We uphold strict confidentiality while creating a non-judgmental space where patients feel safe during the therapeutic journey.

Online Counseling Options

We understand the dynamic needs of our clients and their busy lives.  Therefore we provide online anxiety counseling options to Pennsylvania residents. These virtual sessions deliver the same high standard of professional care while adding convenience: access therapy from your own home or office!

Our online platform is secure, user-friendly, and ensures privacy. It’s an ideal solution for those who prefer a more flexible approach to therapy or reside outside of Western PA. With just a click, connect with our skilled therapists who are ready to guide you through your mental health journey, wherever you are.

Our Therapists

At the core of WPA Counseling are our incredible therapists, each handpicked for their deep expertise and heartfelt approach to treating anxiety and other conditions. These aren’t just experts; they’re people who’ve dedicated their lives to understanding and alleviating the kind of stress you’re going through. They’re here to offer you not just generic solutions but care that’s tailored just for you because your journey is unique.

What really sets our therapists apart is their ability to connect on a human level. They don’t just go through the motions; they genuinely get where you’re coming from and the hurdles you’re facing. It’s about more than just professional expertise – it’s about forming a bond of trust and mutual respect. They’re here to walk with you, step by step, towards a life that’s not just about coping, but thriving and finding joy.

Get Started with WPA Counseling

Getting anxiety counseling in Pennsylvania is now easier than ever. Starting your therapy journey at WPA Counseling is straightforward. Contacting us and scheduling your initial consultation appointment, during which time we’ll explore your concerns, goals, and preferences – helping us match you with an experienced therapist best suited to meet them.

We strive to make quality anxiety counseling accessible and affordable, providing various payment plans as well as working with multiple insurance providers. Your mental well-being is of utmost importance, so let us be there every step of the way – contact us now and begin the journey towards becoming a calmer, more peaceful version of you.

Our Counseling Services


You don’t have to sail the seas of mental health alone. WPA Counseling offers individual counseling with a licensed therapist who will become the lighthouse you need.


Mistrust, finances, in-laws, WPA Counseling offers comprehensive counseling for a range of issues that commonly strain the relationships of marriage and couples. 


A family unit is a complicated unit. WPA Counseling understands that healthy minds are crucial to keeping a family together and strong through thick and thin.


Sometimes life is overwhelming, and we’re unsure of which of many paths to take next. WPA Counseling is here to give you a nudge in the right direction with accredited coaching.

Meet Our Team

Steve Luther


With over 25 years of experience, Steve works with individuals of all ages, couples, and families.  He specializes in dealing with adoption trauma in families and other relational issues.

Jason Baatten


Jason is our practice director and sees individuals of all ages.  He adheres to a holistic wellness approach utilizing evidence based treatments including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  Jason sees people in Irwin, Uniontown and online.

Louise Meleshenko


Our Clinical Director has over 20 years of experience providing therapy to adults and late adolescents using evidence-based treatments, as well as EMDR and sex addiction.

Aki Jamal Durham


Our Director of Creativity Aki contributes his creative talents to WPA Counseling both in his counseling and coaching as well being an integral part of our marketing and leadership teams.  Aki works with individual, couples and business in clinical, coaching and consulting capacities.

The Journey to a Healthier You Starts Here

You don’t have to sail the waves to a healthier mindset alone.

Schedule your free consultation below and let WPA Counseling be your lighthouse.

First Call

You’ll be greeted warmly by one of our friendly intake coordinators. They are eager to meet and get to know you. Once they get a sense of your story and goals, they will take some of your basic information and schedule you for a free 30 minute consult.

Free 30 Minute Consult

Meet one of our counselors, and have an opportunity to dive in a little deeper about the needs and goals you have for your wellness journey. Great chance you will connect with this counselor, but if not don’t worry, the counselor will connect you with a counselor or coach who is right for you.

Schedule Your Sessions

Once you’ve connected with one of our counselors, you two will be ready to embark on your wellness journey. Our online counseling makes it simple for you to get the care you need when it’s convenient for you. Never let a financial hardship stop you from getting the care you deserve – just fill out our financial assistance form.


Congratulations! You are beginning your wellness journey, and this journey together will be transformational. Together we will explore dark, scary recesses of your Self and jubilantly scale peaks. No matter what, your counselor will be fully committed to using all the best tools for your success. When you go all-in too, you will wonder why you didn’t do this sooner.





Ready to make a change? Contact us and start your path to healing and connection. We're here for you.