• Online Therapy

    Online therapy is available to anyone within the Commonwheath of Pennsylvania. Online therapy is just like in-person therapy, except that you meet with your therapist through video technology in the comfort of your own home or any other private place where you can feel safe. We use technology that is HIPAA compliant meaning that your privacy and confidentiality is always protected. Our therapists can’t wait to meet with you online!

    Meet the Online Team

    Stephanie Schultz, LPC (she/her)

    Stephanie Schultz, LPC (she/her)

    Hi, I’m Steph, a Licensed Professional Counselor and Clinical Supervisor. Life gives us many ups-and-downs, and sometimes it is good to have someone walking with us as we travel along our life journey. If you are looking for assistance navigating your path, I would love to get to know you! Some common concerns that I […]
    Aquilla Ali, LSW (she/her)

    Aquilla Ali, LSW (she/her)

    Hi! I am Aquilla Ali. I have a Masters of Social Work from Widener University and am a Licensed Social Worker (LSW). As an LSW I work with with clients that deal with ADHD, ODD, Anxiety, Depression, Parental Stress, Life Stress, Family Conflict, Low Self Esteem and Self Harm. Some of the treatments that I […]
    Arielle Ferry, LPC (she/her)

    Arielle Ferry, LPC (she/her)

    Hi! My name is Arielle, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor. I graduated from the University of Scranton with a Master’s in Community Mental Health Counseling in 2014. Since then, I have worked in various settings in community mental health and substance use treatment.  I enjoy working with men, women, and families experiencing mental […]
    Katie Linebarger, LPC (she/her)

    Katie Linebarger, LPC (she/her)

    Hi! My name is Katie! I am very excited to be a part of the team at Move Forward! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).  I received a Master’s in Counseling from Messiah University (formerly Messiah College) in 2018, with an emphasis in School Counseling and Mental Health.  I am also a National Certified Counselor (NCC).  In […]
    Katie Greevy, LPC (she/her)

    Katie Greevy, LPC (she/her)

    Hi, I’m Katie! I use an eclectic approach to therapy – all that means is that I take techniques from lots of different types of therapy to help you understand yourself and encourage change. I often use cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) to help reduce anxiety, cope with the residual impact of trauma, increase ability to […]
    Lauren Shandler, LCSW (she/her)

    Lauren Shandler, LCSW (she/her)

    Hi! My name is Lauren Shandler and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I received my Master’s Degree from Temple University in 2012. I am trained in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy and my specialty is working with children and teenagers. I have been working as a therapist for eight years and am excited to […]
    Megan Lavery, PsyD (she/her)

    Megan Lavery, PsyD (she/her)

    Hello I’m Megan! I am a licensed clinical health psychologist with extensive experience helping clients take control of their relationship with food, their bodies and health. Working through complicated health and eating histories, I specialize in disordered eating (emotional eating, binge eating, night eating), weight management, bariatric surgery, body image issues, insomnia, and women’s health/infertility. […]
    Ellie Herman, LCSW (she/her)

    Ellie Herman, LCSW (she/her)

    Hi! I’m Ellie, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor. Deciding to talk to a therapist can be nerve-wracking. I want clients to feel empowered by the decision to learn about themselves, gain insight into their needs, and rewrite the stories they tell themselves. I believe each chapter of your story is […]
    Veronica Pilon, LCSW (she/her)

    Veronica Pilon, LCSW (she/her)

    Hi! I’m Veronica! As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, I enjoy taking a multi-view perspective when working with my clients and their families. Often times, our path to hope and healing has come after many negative experiences, relationships, etc. I enjoy helping clients identify their struggles and then work with them to overcome these barriers […]
    Shannon Rhoads, LCSW (she/her)

    Shannon Rhoads, LCSW (she/her)

    Have you or someone you love ever sustained a concussion, brain injury, or an unexpected life event and you don’t know what to do? Do you ever feel consumed by worry, stress, or sadness and could use some support with learning new ways to cope, feel grounded, or recognize the positives in your life? Do […]
    Cara Loraw, PsyD (she/her)

    Cara Loraw, PsyD (she/her)

    Hello! I’m Cara. I am a licensed clinical psychologist. I have deep respect for all of my clients. Therapy involves change, openness, and willingness, and is a personal investment. For these reasons, I believe that the treatment you receive should be effective, and I use a blend of established research and your personal goals to […]
    Victoria (Tori) VanBuren, MS, LPC, BSL (she/her)

    Victoria (Tori) VanBuren, MS, LPC, BSL (she/her)

    Hi, I’m Tori- I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Licensed Behavioral Specialist (BSL). My passion is helping others heal and make meaningful changes. My priority is to provide a safe, comfortable space for you to explore your life, release emotions, discard limiting beliefs and habits and realign with your purpose. I am […]
    Alison Pidgeon, LPC (she/her)

    Alison Pidgeon, LPC (she/her)

    Alison Pidgeon, MA, LPC is the Founder and CEO of Move Forward Counseling LLC. What started out as a solo private practice in early 2015 quickly grew into a group practice and has been expanding ever since. Alison has been working in the mental health field since 2003. She graduated from Immaculata University with a […]
    Valerie McNicholl, LCSW (she/her)

    Valerie McNicholl, LCSW (she/her)

    Hi! I am Valerie and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and the Chief Operations Officer (COO) for Move Forward Counseling.  I have almost 20 years of experience as a therapist, supervisor and manager of programs in community mental health and substance abuse treatment programs.  I approach therapy from strengths-based perspective and use a variety […]
    Darlene Oliver, LPC, CAADC (she/her)

    Darlene Oliver, LPC, CAADC (she/her)

    Hi, my name is Darlene. I am a licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC). I have 25 years experience providing therapy in multiple settings, including: inpatient mental health, outpatient day program and outpatient drug and alcohol settings. I enjoy working with people who have anxiety, depression, Bipolar Disorder, OCD […]
    Jamie Rimby, LPC (she/her)

    Jamie Rimby, LPC (she/her)

    Hi, I’m Jamie! Being a 20- or 30-something “millenial” is a unique time in your life and along with it comes its own set of challenges. Adjusting to life after college, lackluster career options, changing relationships with parents, pressure to get married, or feeling that peers from school are “passing you by” are some examples […]
    Lilly Knopic, NCC, LPC (she/her)

    Lilly Knopic, NCC, LPC (she/her)

    “Do you find yourself acting ineffectively based on your emotion? Do you experience more unhelpful than positive emotions? Do you find it difficult to control your emotions and impulses? Are you having a difficult time accepting or coping with a life problem? I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania with over 14 years of […]
    Tia Mann, MSW, LSW (she/her)

    Tia Mann, MSW, LSW (she/her)

    Hello! I know how difficult it can be to ask for help, and I admire the strength it takes to leap! My name is Tia, and I’m a Licensed Social Worker. I have been in the mental health field since high school and decided to use my education and experience to help others.  I have […]
    Dr. Susan Minnick, PsyD (she/her)

    Dr. Susan Minnick, PsyD (she/her)

    Hello! My name is Sue, and I’m a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. I have been working in the field for almost 10 years and thoroughly appreciate the opportunity to work with others in need of support. I believe that psychotherapy can truly help make change and leave a lasting impact on one’s life. I believe that […]