PPA Blog

When Panic Goes Global: Being Cool in the Face of Pandemonium

by Alissa Klugh, MS, LPC, CMHIMP


Everything is cool and calm until we are faced with uncertainty. Just a few weeks ago, we were safely and soundly going about our lives in our regular day-to-day routines. We openly went to restaurants, grabbed a coffee with a friend, and took our kids to school. We went to work. Would you have ever guessed that within such a short amount of time, we would be asked to stop our regularly-scheduled lives? 

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The Head and Heart Conflict: Can You Relate?

by Alissa Klugh


In working with hundreds (and now maybe thousands) of people, one of the biggest issues I work on is heartache and heartbreak. It doesn't matter the age, it doesn't matter the gender, it doesn't matter the sexuality - Even when someone comes into my office wanting to work on something else, we inevitably circle back to past relationships that were impactful.

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  • Co-parenting Therapy
  • Child & Adolescent Therapy
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  • Group Supervision
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Pittsburgh Psychotherapy Associates is under new ownership as of August 2018! If you see Alissa Klugh, MS, LPC, or Lauren Heaton, MS, LPC, ICAADC, be sure to congratulate them on their new journey.

We are continuously adding new blogs, groups, classes, and services to our practice, with a focus on overall wellness. Check back frequently for updates!

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Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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