Diane McHirella Elliot

EMDR Certified Therapist

Education & Experience

26 years of experience as a mental health counselor and 20 years experience as a clinical supervisor.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Volunteered as a special educator on the Navajo Reservation Work with and respect a wide variety of spiritual beliefs and practices Current volunteer 2019-2020 year of service, for Mercy Volunteer Corps as the Pittsburgh MVC Volunteers' support person, offering spiritual, professional, community and individual support

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Community Mental Health Center
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Veterans/Military

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Highmark

UPMC (Commercial)