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Are you ready to start living your life to its fullest potential? It's time to take back control of your direction, start fresh, set realistic goals, and begin living life with purpose!

Services


Counseling

University Park Counseling & Testing Center, PLLC works with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues providing services that span from therapy for depression and grief counseling to parenting support, couples counseling and beyond. In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, we offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each of our clients' individual needs to help attain the personal growth they’re striving for.

Assessments

University Park Counseling & Testing Center, PLLC offers a wide range of assessments that can provide additional information to individuals, parents, teachers, and other professionals. Having an in-depth understanding of how a parson is functioning can be helpful in making academic decisions, understanding relationship dynamics, and clarification of treatment goals. Our personalized and team-oriented approach utilizes individual assessments as well as assessment batteries to assess the following...

Parenting

Parenting can be difficult. Child-Parent Relationship Training (CPRT) is a unique program that can help you feel more confident in your parenting skills and create a better relationship between you and your child. You will learn how to understand your child's emotional needs, effectively respond to challenging behaviors, help your child develop self-control, and communicate more effectively with your child.

Our Team


Twila Farrar

M.ED., LPC, RPT, CAS

Founder

Jenifer Balch

PhD, LPC-S, RPT-S, CAS

Director of Special Programs & Training

Rebecca Farrar

Administrative Coordinator

Behavioral Interventionist

Timothy Farrar

Administrative Coordinator

Behavioral Interventionist


Andrea Cunningham

M.S., LPC-S

Licensed Professional Counselor

Laura Alfonso

MA., LPC-Intern

Under the Supervision of Jenifer Balch, Ph.D., LPC-S, RPT-S, CAS


Collin Massey

M.ED., LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Alexandra Born

M.A., LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Vision


At University Park Counseling & Testing Center, PLLC, you will find caring and genuine support for you and your family. You will find a nurturing therapist who will walk with you through the challenges you face, with acceptance, support, and insight. You'll be inspired to work toward positive changes that can make your todays better and your tomorrows brighter.

Our hope is that you'll find a fresh perspective and learn more effective and efficient ways of coping with what life brings your way. Many of our clients discover renewed self-confidence, serenity, balance, and wellness. Relationships and work performance improve with this new outlook on life. You are given the tools you need to build and maintain a fulfilling life, along with a deeper sense of your life's meaning and purpose.

Maybe its anxiety, a relationship problem, or emotional pain from long ago. Maybe it's something that "just doesn't feel right", or perhaps you just need extra support for a major life decision or situation. We are here to listen and to help provide the confidence and guidance you need to change negative behavior patterns and begin taking steps in the right direction. Through our services, both in the office and in the community, we strive for better todays and brighter tomorrows not only for you, but for our whole community-one life at a time.