I accept most private insurance plans.  (Highmark, UPMC, Optum, United Healthcare, Aetna)  For those who chose not to use their insurance for counseling Life Coaching is an option. 


Now accepting Blair County Medicaid.  (Not Medicare).

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EMDR CERTIFIED 

International Trauma Association Member

Certified Clinical Trauma Professional


EMDR International Association Member 


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I am Heather Yasolsky, a Licensed Professional Counselor who works with people managing a "bump" in the road as they learn to transition, or someone who has suffered a trauma and needs support managing the emotional and sometimes physical pain without always suffering through it.  My goal is to help you find balance/healing as you become the best version of you. 

Counseling in Altoona

New Patients

Evening and Saturday Counseling in Altoona appointments available.  Call 814-515-9020 for scheduling.  Appointments may be made for individual counseling or personal life coaching.

Life coaching is our counselors offering the opportunity for support to make changes without the need to involve 3rd party payor.


Y Counseling

217 Union Avenue, 2nd floor, Altoona, PA 16602

814-515-9020

844-228-0544 Fax

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, EMDR Certified.  I accept most major insurances in Pennsylvania.  I offer counseling face to face, in my office. I offer a variety of counseling services including:  life counseling, individual counseling in Altoona, ScreamFree workshops in Altoona, and trauma counseling, as well as LPC Supervision for licensure.   

  • Ages 18 to 60
  • Individual counseling
  • EMDR Certified
  • Working on Sandtray certification

Office Hours (School year)

Available by appointment.  

Monday  11:00 am to 2:00 pm 

Tuesday 11:00am to 7:00 pm

Thursday 11:00 am to 9:00 pm  

Friday 11:00 am to 7:00 pm 

Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 am

                 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Y Counseling is accepting new clients located in Simington Plaza II.  Clients are invited to call to set an appointment or schedule online with link listed.


Meet the Counselor

I am currently accepting new clients.  I invite you to call to set up an appointment time (or check out the link below).   I look forward to working with you. 

Established clients are able to schedule using an online client portal with password.


New Clients can see my present availability by following the link (you may also schedule here): 



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If you schedule a session and do not show for the session without giving 48 hours notice you will receive a $50.00 No Show fee that will need to paid in order to re-schedule.  

Call Us:  814-515-9020