Meet The Team
Jill Ballman, Primary Therapist
MA, LPC, LMFT
Jill Ballman is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, and a Licensed Professional Counselor, with a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. She has completed research at the University of Nevada, University of Central Florida, and the Florida Marriage and Family Research Institute. She began studying and working with couples and individuals in 2000 and has made it her passion. As of 2013, Jill is a certified Internal Family Systems (IFS) therapist and also serves as a trainer for the IFS model of psychotherapy. Her style is supportive, empathic, objective, and focused.
License # PC005104, License # MF000580
Holly is a graduate of the University of Scranton with a master's degree in Community Counseling. She is a National Certified Counselor (NCC) and a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Pennsylvania. Holly's background includes extensive work with families of, children, and adolescents with Childhood Disorders, specializing in the Autism Spectrum. She also has experience in individual, relationship, and family counseling. Holly is a wife and native to the Scranton area. Her approach is empathetic, supportive and focused on client's strengths. Holly has been studying and working in the counseling field since 2003.
License # PC005446, Certification # 226385
MS, CRC, LPC
Amy Talipski is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, with a Master's degree from the University of Scranton in Rehabilitation Counseling and a Bachelor's degree in Counseling. Amy's background includes work with families, parenting, co-occurring disorders, and addiction. She is experienced in individual and group, relationship, and family counseling. Her approach is empathetic, supportive, and strength based. Amy has been working solely as a counselor since 2002.
License # PC011206, CRC#00246830
Rachel M. Sorrentino
Rachel M. Sorrentino is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor’s in Psychology. She is a graduate of Villanova and Penn State Universities where she researched representations of social identities as well as family structure and dynamics. Rachel began working in mental health and human services in 2014 before counseling individuals, couples, and families in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She is experienced in working with mood and trauma-related disorders, substance use disorders, family-of-origin issues, and codependency/relationship issues. Rachel’s approach is emotion-focused, empathic, and supportive.
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