Nicole Monteleone, MA, LPC, NCC believes that every individual has limitless potential to heal, grow and change. As co-founder of The Counseling and Wellness Center of Pittsburgh, she strives to help you unlock your capabilities to achieve wellness, happiness, and balance in your life through creating experiences that will help you honor your inner mystic and nourish your soul’s longing for growth and intimate communication. Nicole’s clinical style provides a welcoming, judgment free and interactive space for every individual’s self-exploration. Nicole acts as a guide for individuals and couples seeking to gain insight into their lives and relationships and will help clients to apply that knowledge to inspire growth and change.
Nicole’s clinical specialties include, but are not limited to: substance use, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety, depression, intimacy and sexuality, LBGTQIA issues, stress management and chronic mental health issues. Her therapeutic approaches are humanistic and mindfulness-based, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Expressive Arts Therapy. Nicole is a LBGTQIA affirmative and sex positive therapist; she earned her Bachelor’s in psychology from Duquesne University and Master’s in Counseling Psychology from Geneva College. Nicole brings over 10 years of experience treating and interacting with individuals with diverse and changing needs and gained extensive clinical experience from several dynamic healthcare settings throughout the Pittsburgh area. In her personal time Nicole enjoys yoga, hiking, camping and connecting with friends and family whenever possible. She looks forward to starting this journey towards a richer and fuller life with you.