Carol A. Corbett (formerly Thomas), Ph.D., LPC, NCC, is the practice owner, and a psychotherapist specializing in individual, couples, and family therapy.
With over seventeen years experience as a counselor who specializes in work with adolescents, Dr. Corbett is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are:
- Adolescent Issues
- Addiction & Recovery
- Adjustment Disorders
- Anger Management
- Body Image Issues
- Couples Counseling
- Depression & Anxiety
- Domestic Violence & Abuse
- Eating Disorders
- Employee Assistance Counseling (EAP)
- Grief/Bereavement Counseling
- Human Sexuality Issues
- Life Transition Issues
- Parenting Support
- Relationship Issues
- Self-Esteem/Self-Confidence Issues
- Stress Management
- Work and Career issues
Dr. Corbett is an interactive, solution-focused, client-centered therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Education and Teaching Experience
In 2007, Dr. Corbett received her Ph.D. in Counselor Education & Supervision from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She received her Masters of Education in School Counseling from Duquesne University in 1999. Dr. Corbett attended the University of Pittsburgh and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree, majoring in Natural Science. Dr. Corbett has taught as an adjunct instructor at Duquesne University and as an Assistant Professor at the International Institute for Restorative Practices in Bethlehem, PA. There, she taught graduate courses in youth counseling and restorative practices.
License, Certifications & Awards
Dr. Corbett is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the State of Pennsylvania. She is also a National Certified Counselor (NCC). Dr. Thomas holds K-12 certification as a School Counselor in the State of Pennsylvania and worked in that capacity for close to ten years prior to moving to the area. Dr. Corbett twice received a Who's Who of American College and University Students award and has written and published two chapters in The Counselor’s Companion: What Every Beginning Counselor Needs to Know, Gregoire, J. & Jungers, C. (2006), Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence.
Beth Brown, M.A., LPC, graduated from Eastern University in 2003 with a B.S. in Psychology. Beth also earned her Master’s degree in Clinical and Community Counseling Psychology from Eastern University in 2007. She began her counseling career as a therapist at KidsPeace. Beth worked in various clinical settings while there, including outpatient services, BHRS services for children with Autism, and residential services for individuals with intellectual disabilities, aggression, and trauma. In 2015, Beth began working as an outpatient therapist at Wings of Change Counseling. Beth is a dynamic counselor who integrates various treatment modalities such as cognitive behavioral therapy, experiential therapy, psychodynamic therapy, and client-centered approaches to help children, teens, and families explore and overcome obstacles to live a balanced and healthy life. Beth has strong empathy skills and uses compassion to help individuals engage in the process of change. Being a non-judgmental therapist helps people build their self-acceptance and gain the courage needed to change.
Megan Gabel, M.A., LPC, received her counseling license in 2017 and has been working as a therapist in the mental health field for over five years. Megan obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Alvernia University and went on to complete her Master’s Degree in Child and Adolescent Counseling from Kutztown University in 2014. Megan has worked extensively with children and families in various roles for over nine years, particularly in behavior modification and setting limits in the household to address problematic behaviors. Megan has also worked with adults, adolescents, and children to manage depression, anxiety, trauma, and grief. During therapy sessions, Megan strives to create a safe environment for her clients so they feel comfortable discussing their concerns openly without fear of judgment. She allows the treatment to follow the client’s needs, so they are able to feel more in control of how they progress and what they take away from each therapy session. Many of the techniques used in counseling are based in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy but are adjusted as appropriate to fit the individual goals of each client.
Jessica Hodgskin, LCSW, specializes in individual, couples and family therapy. Jessica received a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania where her education focused on a family-in-environment perspective. During Jessica’s career as a therapist, she has worked with children, adolescents, adults, and families in a variety of settings including an intensive outpatient program, in-home counseling, and outpatient counseling. Jessica enjoys utilizing a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy model in her practice.