Amanda Skowron, Psy.D. is a licensed Clinical Psychologist who specializes in mindfulness based interventions, stress management, and the treatment of anxiety disorders. She has a special interest in women’s health and working with college students. Amanda is passionate about breaking down the stigma of therapy and helps people understand that seeking therapy is about health and wellness.
Prior to joining Casey Health Institute, Dr. Skowron was a staff psychologist at the University of Maryland where she provided individual, couples, and group psychotherapy. She also developed mindfulness based wellness programming.
Dr. Skowron graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelors of Science degree in psychology and sociology. She received both her Masters and Doctoral degree from the APA-Accredited clinical psychology program at La Salle University in Philadelphia where she served as Chief Extern. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh where her training focused on stress management techniques. Dr. Skowron has extensive specialized training in mindfulness-based therapeutic techniques. She has conducted research on mindfulness and published articles about postpartum depression. Her passion is to work with a clinical focus on prevention and wellness.
She values spending time with her caring husband, family, friends, and adorable chocolate lab! She also enjoys meditating, yoga, traveling, good food, and Pittsburgh sports.
- Bipolar disorder
- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Stress-related disorders
- Chronic illness
Some of services are covered by certain insurance plans.
- Initial intake assessment $350
- Follow up psychotherapy sessions $110 – $220