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LGBT Health Services & Counseling in Bridgeville, PA

LGBT Mental Health

Stepping Stones Psychiatric Care in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania offers specialized, LGBT-affirming mental health services for all ages. Our practice is led by Dr. Muhammad Shaikh, one of the only board-certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists in Western Pennsylvania. He is also a recipient of the title “Top Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist” for 2017 & 2021 due to his commitment to providing quality care for patients throughout the region.

We believe that psychological health is essential for achieving well-being. That’s why we prioritize understanding our client’s unique perspectives on life while building a trusting relationship founded on respect and compassion. For both adults and children who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender, we provide specialized care to help them better cope with mental health struggles.

The team at Stepping Stones provides both in-person and telemedicine appointments, so clients can access treatment regardless of their physical location. If you’re ready to take the first step toward living well and feeling better, contact us today.

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At Stepping Stones Psychiatric Care we specialize in providing LGBT-affirming mental health services and understand that members of this community may require more tailored treatment than those from non-LGBT backgrounds. Our trained counselors are knowledgeable in helping clients with issues such as bullying, identity development, depression and anxiety, coming out, family conflict, relationship issues and much more.

We aim to provide a safe environment where LGBTQ individuals can seek comfort and gain empowerment through therapy sessions tailored to their needs. We understand the unique challenges faced by members of the LGBT community and strive to provide a supportive atmosphere where individuals can feel comfortable talking about their struggles.

Frequently Asked Questions

I’m a parent of an LGBTQ child. How can I find a safe place for them to receive LGBT health services?

At Stepping Stones Psychiatric Care we understand the importance of providing an inclusive and nonjudgmental atmosphere where your child can feel comfortable discussing their issues. Our counselors are trained to work with individuals of any age and provide evidence-based therapies tailored to the individual’s needs in order for them to reach their full potential.

Are you currently accepting new LGBTQ patients?

Yes! Stepping Stones is currently accepting new patients, and we’re proud to be able to see patients within two weeks of their initial contact with us. Feel free to contact us for more information on our appointment availability and scheduling process. We look forward to helping you get the care you deserve!

What services does your LGBT health clinic offer?

We offer a variety of LGBT-affirming mental health services including evidence-based therapies such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), mindfulness practices, trauma-focused therapies and more tailored to our client’s unique perspectives and needs.

Where can I get started with LGBT mental health services near me?

At Stepping Stones, we make it easy to find a psychiatrist and get started on the road to feeling better and living well. Just request an appointment with us using our simple online form.