If you're ready to talk, We're Ready to Listen

CAPSEA's Individual Counseling and support group services

If you’re in need of supportive counseling to talk through what’s going on in your life, make an appointment today.

Our counselors are trained, trauma-informed staff who are available to help guide you through whatever challenges you are facing. All sessions are 100% confidential.

Together with your counselor, you’ll create a plan that emphasizes staying safe and moving forward with your life.

At CAPSEA, empowerment counseling is at the heart of our approach: we will never blame you for your situation or tell you what you should or shouldn’t do. Instead, your counselor will support you in gaining control over your life, choosing your own actions, and moving forward towards safety and betterment. Contact CAPSEA at or 814-772-3838 for more information or  to schedule an appointment

CAPSEA is also the only counseling center in the state of Pennsylvania licensed in Trauma Incident Reduction (TIR) Couseling, a proven method for encouraging relief and healing.

“You can tell they genuinely care about the people they are helping.”

Interested in a counseling session?

We Would Be Happy To Talk with You And Schedule a Session

Fill out the form with your name and contact information, and someone from the CAPSEA staff will reach out within 3 business days. Or contact us directly using the information listed below.


24/7 Confidential CAPSEA Hotline

24/7 Hotline

CAPSEA's staff provides a 24-hour hotline, which serves as a central point of access for crisis counseling, safety planning, and referrals.

Housing and Shelter for victims

Crisis Shelter & Housing

Emergency shelter and temporary housing services for men, women, children, and families.

Services for Crime Victims

Crime Victim Services

CAPSEA’s staff helps victims of and witnesses to violent crimes with everything from obtaining legal representation, to coordinating counseling.

Abuse Victim Support System

Abuse Victim Services

CAPSEA’s staff helps victims of physical, sexual, or emotional abuse navigate the legal and medical processes that can result from experiencing trauma.

Individual Group Counseling and Support

Counseling & Support

CAPSEA’s trained professionals provide individual and group counseling sessions, helping people to move forward with their lives.

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Education & Training

CAPSEA's educators train professionals, students, survivors, and community members to identify and escape abusive situations.

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If you or someone you know needs help, call our 24-hour Hotline: 

Elk County Hotline: 814-772-1227

Cameron County Hotline: 814-486-0952