Get to know the Ellie team at Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair

We have an incredible group of therapists who are encouraged to be unique and creative while offering customized care. To learn more about the team, check out their bios below!

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Meet the Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair Clinic Director

Kristie Knights, LPC

Kristie has practiced as a psychotherapist for 25 years and is passionate about serving others. Currently, she is a Clinic Director at Ellie Mental Health in the Upper St. Clair-Pittsburgh location. She is trained in Complex Trauma Treatment, EMDR, CBT, and DBT. Additionally, Kristie is passionate in the care of those who… Read More

Meet your therapist at Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair

Mental health therapy services at Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair

#LiveAuthentic with professional counseling services

Ellie Mental Health in Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania isn’t your average therapy clinic. We’ve created a comfy, judgment-free zone where you can be authentic, get real about where you’re at in your mental health, and receive the compassionate care you deserve. We strive to break down treatment barriers and provide you with customized counseling services that meet your therapy needs.

Individual Therapy

Work one-on-one with a therapist who will provide you with mental health care ...

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Couples Therapy

Attend therapy session with your partner – whether you’re just dating, engaged, or ...

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Online Therapy

Attend therapy from the comfort and convenience of your home, or wherever else you have ...

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Virtual Reality Therapy

Take control of fear and anxiety with virtual reality therapy. VRT ...

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Family Therapy

Work through family conflict with a therapist who can facilitate the conversation, work ...

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Play Therapy

Children are not immune to emotional or psychological challenges, and younger kids may ...

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Grief Therapy

Loss and bereavement can be immobilizing. You might not know how to move forward or what ...

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Trauma-Informed Therapy

Work through unresolved trauma and identify the areas of your life that trauma ...

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EMDR Therapy

Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing Therapy is a cutting-edge, evidence-backed ...

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Conditions & Specialities

We provide support for a wide range of mental disorders and common mental health issues at our Ellie Mental Health Clinic in Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair. No matter your concerns, your compassionate Ellie therapist will provide you with the non-judgmental care you deserve.

  • Addiction
  • Adoption Support
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bereavement and Loss
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Burnout
  • Conduct Disorder (CD)
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • LGBTQ Therapy
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Disorders
  • Paranoia
  • Phobias
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Postpartum Psychiatric Disorders
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychosis
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Harm
  • Sex Addiction
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Trauma

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Accepted payment at the Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair clinic

We strive to make our care accessible and affordable to everyone. Review our full list of payment types and insurances accepted at this location.

Currently accepting:

  • Aetna
  • Carelon Behavioral Health
  • ComPsych
  • Highmark
  • Magellan
  • Medicare
  • Optum
  • Quest Behavioral Health
  • Tricare
  • UPMC Commercial
  • Cash Pay

Find the Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair therapy clinic

Address

2600 Old Washington Rd.
Suite 150
Pittsburgh, PA 15241

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Clinic Hours

Mon-Fri: 9AM to 8PM

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Get matched with the perfect therapist for your needs

Not sure what to look for in a therapist? Establishing a strong relationship with your therapist is so important to getting the care you deserve. That’s why at Ellie Mental Health we don’t leave it up to chance.

When you call us, our Client Access Specialists will get to know your preferences, schedule, and therapy needs. From there, we’ll match you with a therapist who’s the perfect fit and get your first appointment scheduled right away.

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Looking for a therapy job in Pittsburgh-Upper St. Clair?

Ellie has created an employment model that prioritizes creativity, culture, and compensation. If you’re looking for a place you can thrive in your professional life and make a difference in your community, you’ve found it!