New Patients

​​​​We are currently accepting new clients.  All clients are being accepted for telehealth by video conferencing. With an email address you will be invited to complete all paperwork prior to your first appointment by e-sign. We invite you to call to set up an appointment time (or check out the link below).   We look forward to working with you. 

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

New Clients can see our 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.  

Evening and Saturday Counseling in Altoona appointments available. Telehealth is offered by video conferencing platform. 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.

Available only by telehealth through April 30.

Appointment Request

Heather is  a Licensed Professional Counselor, EMDR Certified.  Accepting 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, and trauma counseling. Now offering telehealth by video conference.

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

Bethany is a Licensed Professional Counselor.  Registered Dance Movement Therapist.  Bethany is accepting Highmark and numerous EAP's. Offering life counseling sessions.  Now offering telehealth by video conferencing.

We 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).

Health Insurance


Meet the Counselors

Counseling in Altoona (telehealth)

Clinic News

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic we have moved to a HIPAA compliant Video Platform.  Clients only need a computer with internet or their cell phone for participation.  All intake forms can be completed online through a HIPAA compliant patient portal, they will be e-signed.  We will continue to work to help clients with their mental health while maintaining highest standards for their physical health, as directed by President Trump and Governor Wolf. 

Call Us:  814-515-9020

Contact Us

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.


International Trauma Association Member

Certified Clinical Trauma Professional

EMDR International Association Member 

Y Counseling

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


844-228-0544 Fax

Heather Yasolsky, LPC

                                 EMDR Certified

Bethany Miller, LPC 

                                 R-Dance Movement Therapist

Office Hours (School year)

Available by appointment.  

Monday  11:00 am to 2:00 pm 

Tuesday 11:00am to 6:00 pm

Wednesday 10:00 am to 7:00 pm (Bethany)

Thursday 11:00 am to 8:00 pm  

Friday 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

            8:30 am to 10:30 am (Bethany)  

Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 am