Ms. Shannon Mary Limerick-Gnas, MA Licensed Psychologist

(she, her )
Preferred Name: Shannon

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

About Me

Solo private practice , primarily telehealth, use of remotemdr platform to use EMDR on videoconferencing; hobbies include plants, gardening, dogs, family, pond, fish, walking, swimming; married with two adult daughters, one adopted from China; strong interest and skill development in The Progressive Approach; model of Structural Dissociation

Education & Experience

Licensed PA Psychologist Masters in Counseling Psychology Bachelors in Psychology 30 +years psychotherapy experience ( inpatient, adult partial, community mental health, private practice; children, adolescents and adults )

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

ICM jw.org

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Underserved

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Highmark
  • Humana
  • Magellan Health
  • Sliding Scale
  • UnitedHealth

UPMC, Highmark, most insurances accepted, self pay is available $50 /30 minutes, $100/hour