Nicole Hixenbaugh, LPC, CTT

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

About Me

I specialize in the treatment of trauma and works extensively with adults who experience symptoms of anxiety, depression, grief/loss, and other related disorder. My treatment approach utilizes a combination of techniques derived from EMDR therapy (Fully Trained), Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Internal Family Systems, Motivational Interviewing, and Mindfulness Therapy to help individuals identify and achieve their goals. I am currently able to provide consultation hours for individuals working towards EMDR certification hours. Please contact me for details.

Education & Experience

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - 2016, Waynesburg University Bachelor of Science in Psychology - 2012, University of Pittsburgh Certified Trauma Therapist - 2015, Intensive Trauma Therapy, Inc.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Highmark
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealth