Online Therapy Pennsylvania

Meet with a Pennsylvania licensed therapist online. PlushCare's online therapists provide exceptional emotional support for anxiety and depression, as well as life transitions and stress. Right now, you can meet with a virtual therapist via PlushCare's online therapy program for $169 per session. Start your first therapy session today.

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Online therapy that fits into your schedule — on web or mobile from the privacy of your device

95% of therapy patients recommend PlushCare to friends or family

Save time and money while receiving high-quality online therapy care and support

See an online therapist in three simple steps

Step 1

Find your online therapist.

Browse our network of top therapists to find one that matches your needs.

Step 2

Book an online therapy appointment.

Get private and secure emotional support weekly from your dedicated therapist.

Step 3

Talk to your therapist online.

Visit with a licensed online therapist on your smartphone or computer.

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How Does Online Therapy Work?

Online therapy is just like traditional therapy, but instead of going into an office, you can chat with a therapist from your home. At PlushCare, you can talk to a virtual Pennsylvania licensed therapist for $169 per session.   Each session is 45 minutes long and completely secure and confidential. During the session, your therapist will provide emotional support and work with you to help improve your mental health.

Meet Valerie Ostrosky, Pennsylvania Licensed Therapist

Valerie earned her Master’s degree in Community Counseling from Gannon University in PA and is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. She has 10 years of experience working in both outpatient and residential settings. She has worked with clients experiencing mild mental health concerns to serious mental illness.  

Valerie is certified in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. She believes in the importance of working collaboratively with clients to develop the best treatment plan and interventions used throughout the therapeutic relationship. She has a passion for helping others and assisting them in building a better quality of life.

Meet Andrew Brandt, Pennsylvania Licensed Therapist

Andrew Brandt is an empathetic and warm Licensed Professional Counselor. He earned Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and his Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Cardinal Stritch University. Andrew utilizes CBT coupled with DBT techniques in order to help clients understand and work through a wide range of issues.  

Andrew is passionate about helping people to understand that mental illness does not mean that an individual is “broken” and that with hard work they can live a happier, more fulfilled life. He places immense value in the power of the individual and strives to help clients to recognize their strength and value.

Meet Lisa Driver, Pennsylvania Licensed Therapist

Lisa Driver is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She earned her Master of Social Work degree, specializing in Mental Health, from East Carolina University in 1999. She has worked in many settings with individuals and families who have a variety of personal issues. Depression/anxiety, stress, family problems, trauma/abuse, PTSD traumas, and relationships/parenting are some of the therapeutic challenges she has addressed with her clients.  

Over the past 25 years in the mental health field and as a clinician, her experience has taught her that the most important aspect of counseling is the connection and comfort you feel with the person you choose to share your personal struggles. Her belief is that through challenging experiences, growth happens by an increase of our self-awareness. She looks forward to working with you!

Meet Melissa Dowd, Pennsylvania Licensed Therapist

Melissa Dowd received her Master’s in Counseling Psychology from Dominican University of CA. She has extensive experience working with clients of diverse nationalities and backgrounds, including LGBTQ clients, and she uses that knowledge to inform her work. Melissa believes that one size does not fit all; thus, she utilizes multiple therapeutic modalities to support her Pennslyvania clients’ individual needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Is online therapy legit?

    Yes, online therapy is legit! Many studies have shown that online therapy is as effective as in-person therapy for anxiety and depression. The major difference with online therapy is that you speak with your therapist through a screen, yet you still benefit from personalized care and emotional support. In Pennsylvania, virtual therapists are required to have the same licensing as in-person therapists. Schedule an appointment with a Pennslyvania therapist at PlushCare today to discover how online therapy can help you.

  • How much is therapy in Pennsylvania?

    On average, the price of a therapy appointment in Pennsylvania is between $60 and $120. Some therapists may charge up to $250 per hour. Costs will vary based on the therapist and whether they accept insurance. At PlushCare, you can speak with a Pennsylvania licensed therapist for $169 per session and you can cancel at any time.

  • What can an online therapist treat?

    Online therapy may be the right decision for you and your mental health. You could benefit from the affordability, effectiveness, and convenience of online therapy. While we are aware that some people may be unsure about seeing a therapist online, we can assure you that online therapy is a positive experience that may be able to help improve your quality of life.

  • What can I expect from online therapy at Plushcare?

    When you book an online therapy appointment with PlushCare, you can look forward to personalized emotional support and development from a top virtual therapist.   Many satisfied patients report improvements such as:

    • Less daily anxiety in social situations

    • Greater confidence and self-esteem

    • Happier overall mood and outlook

    • Stronger ability to manage stress

  • Who is PlushCare’s online therapy for?

    PlushCare offers online therapy for individuals over the age of 18 who are looking for emotional support and development. At this time, we do not provide therapy for families, couples, or people under 18.

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