Serving our communities
for over 30 years

What's New


Persoma Counseling Associates welcomes new staff to the practice!

Erin Lafferty is an LPC who treats adults in our Monroeville and Shadyside offices.  She also offers telehealth appointments. Erin accepts Highmark, UPMC, Optum, and private pay patients.

Michele Devlin is an LCSW who treats children, adolescents, and adults in our Monroeville office.  She also offers telehealth appointments. Michele accepts Highmark, Medicare, and private pay patients.

Tricia Shepherd and Meg Thornbury, second-year graduate interns from the University of Pittsburgh are accepting new patients at a reduced rate.  Both Tricia and Meg are supervised by licensed therapists who have a wealth of experience in the mental health field. 

To schedule an appointment with Erin, Michele or any of our other providers, please call us at 412-823-5155 ext. 621.

For more information, please contact Stephanie Pasquarelli, Chief Operations Officer at 412-823-5155 ext. 635 or

We Are
For You

We Are Here For You

For 30+ years, PERSOMA Counseling Associates has existed as a provider of mental health services to communities in southwestern Pennsylvania. Over the years, we have adjusted to the many changes that have occurred in the health care industry. Yet, the principles that are the foundation of our practice have remained the same.

We strive to be a leader in:

  • The empowerment of individuals, couples, and families
  • Consultation with organizations
  • Education of the community about mental health issues

Our Services


Individual, family, couples, and group based services


total services for children, adolescents, and adults


All levels of coaching services from Executive, Life to ADHD


School/Workplace, LCSW/LPC Supervision, Presentation 

ADHD Program

comprehensive Adult ADHD evaluations and treatment

Start A New Chapter In Your Life!

Contact us for more information about our services