Stephanie “Nick” Benenhaley, LPC


Stephanie “Nick” Benenhaley is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She attended Columbia College to earn her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and then went on to earn an Education Specialist Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the University of South Carolina.

Nick has experience working with a fairly diverse caseload. She utilizes creative arts and play therapy approaches with younger clients experiencing emotional dysregulation, trauma, and neurodivergency. Nick also incorporates Dialectical Behavior therapy and bibliotherapy approaches with older clients that have experiences with being LGBTQ+, personality disorders, trauma, neurodivergence, and the kink community.

In Nick’s free time, they’re usually writing poetry and stories or volunteering at a rabbit rescue where they spend a lot of their free time. They are also an anime and Studio Ghibli lover, but also enjoy reality television like 90 day fiance.