Pathways Counseling Services is a Scottsdale counseling and therapy practice offering a holistic approach to counseling, incorporating various treatment modalities into the counseling process. Our expert staff treats the counseling relationship as a partnership, partnering with the client as well as other healthcare professionals such as Physicians, Psychiatrists, and Psychologists as needed to benefit the client and help them achieve their goals. As a result, clients obtain the most comprehensive treatment available incorporating all aspects of their health.
Stephanie Levitt, MA, LPC, NCC, founder of Pathways Counseling Services, received a Masters degree in Mental Health Counseling from Argosy University in Phoenix, Arizona. She is also a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Arizona and a Nationally Certified Counselor.
Rachelle received a Master’s degree in Social Work through Arizona State University and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
Cheryl Zinkan MS, LMFT received her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family therapy in 2015 from Arizona State University. She is a licensed Marriage and Family therapist. Cheryl believes that connections and relationships impact mental well-being. She takes a holistic approach to treatment. She considers all of the social, relational, and environmental factors that impact well-being.
In 2006, Ellie received her Master’s Degree in Counseling from Western Illinois University. Ellie began her counseling career in community mental health working with people with serious mental illness. She credits the clients there with teaching her a lot of the knowledge she has today. There she provided individual therapy and conducted groups in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Substance Abuse and Child/Teen Wellness. Ellie also works with clients with eating disorders.
Teri Nelson is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 15 years of experience in the mental health field. She holds a Master’s of Education degree in Mental Health Counseling from the University of North Florida and is licensed as a counselor in three states; Florida, Colorado and Arizona.
Allison O’Leary, graduated Summa cum Laude from San Francisco State University with a master’s in Psychology. She has worked with individuals, children, and families within the community for eight years. She will be graduating this year with a second master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and is an intern at Pathways Counseling Services.