Ms. Tara Pannell, M.Div., M.S., LPC, NCC

EMDR Certified Therapist

Education & Experience

I began my career as a Chaplain and have worked in county jail, private hospitals, and the Veteran' s Administration as a Mental Health Chaplain Resident. I continued my education to become a Professional Counselor and have worked for the past 5 years in group and private practice settings. I specialize in treating PTSD and trauma related issues, LGBT issues (including gender dysphoria), mood issues, life adjustment, grief and loss, and spiritual/religious concerns.

Specialty Area

  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Group
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Highmark
  • Sliding Scale
  • UnitedHealth

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