Ahl Counseling Services, LLC
136 Northwoods Blvd
Worthington, Ohio, 43235
Pat Ahl, MSEd., LPCC, NCC is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and a National Certified Counselor who holds a Master of Counseling Degree from the University of Dayton , and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications from Ohio University. Pat’s uses an integrative approach including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Gestalt Therapy to help her clients achieve relief as quickly as possible. She devotes a significant portion of her time to ongoing training in Humanistic Psychotherapy and she is an EMDR Certified Therapist (EMDR). EMDR is a powerful therapy that has a direct effect on the way the brain processes information. Research has shown it to be an effective and rapid treatment for trauma and many other conditions.
"I know how painful it is when constant worry and stress run your life. I understand the agony and embarrassment of panic attacks and phobias and the long term effects of trauma. I’m drawn to working with the Anxiety Disorders because they’re treatable. It’s so satisfying to help people manage their anxiety, clear out trauma, and live happier and more productive lives.”
In addition, Pat worked in Corporate America for more than thirty years and has a first-hand knowledge of the challenges, issues, and rewards of that culture. When appropriate, she draws upon this knowledge and experience to help her clients develop personally and professionally.