Amanda Shuluga, MA LPC
Adolescent IOP Coordinator
Amanda completed her undergraduate education at Youngstown State University. She was a psychology and philosophy double major. Amanda was a peer tutor on campus for students taking general level psychology courses. She also completed both of her senior projects to better understand the effects of mindfulness in various populations. She recently completed her graduate education, receiving her Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at John Carroll University. During her time at John Carroll, she spent time working at a residential eating disorder facility for adults. She completed her internship at Premier Behavioral Health Services.
Amanda is currently an IOP coordinator for the Adolescent Mental Health Group, which meets on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Amanda has a strong passion for working within the group setting, as well as working individually with adolescents and young adults to help them each reach their fullest potential in life. She utilizes various approaches in her work with clients including Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT).
In June 2018, Amanda was awarded the Ohio Association of Specialists in Group Work (OASGW) Emerging leader award. She is also an active member of the Ohio Counseling Association (OCA) and the American Counseling Association (ACA) to help stay connected and up to date in the field of counseling.