Stephanie Wijkstrom, MS, LPC, NBCC, believes in our human capacity for boundless change and growth, and is honored to guide others toward the profound serenity and joy that results when we create peace and connection in our lives. As founder of The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh and Monroeville, she is able to offer her trusted competencies in working with clients who are experiencing emotional concerns such as anxiety, anger, depression, grief, trauma, and a myriad other intimacy and relationship concerns. For the last 7 years, Stephanie has been working with individuals and couples in private practice settings, aiding them to the resolution of problems associated with emotional, psychological, and relational concerns by utilizing Mindfulness, Humanistic, Psychodynamic, and The Gottman Method Couples Counseling. By using these scientifically proven methods, Stephanie will help you to create healing, wholeness, and deeper meaning in your life and relationships. Stephanie is also ranked among the top therapists in Pittsburgh for Marriage Counseling and Relationship concerns (https://threebestrated.com/marriage-counselors-in-pittsburgh-pa), and was recently featured in Huffington Post https://youtu.be/fKH3Rq7pVPw.
Stephanie earned her Bachelors of Science in Psychology from The University of Pittsburgh, graduating Magna Cum Laude, and shortly after entered Carlow University, completing their Master of Professional Counseling Psychology program. In her personal time, Stephanie enjoys reading, meditation, yoga, preparing delicious meals for her husband, friends, and family; and, listening to a range of musical melodies and connecting with nature in remote reaches of the earth’s oceans and jungles.