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Psychological Associates, Inc. is proud to announce the newest addition to the PAI family -



Crystal Shaffer, LCSW, MSW


Crystal is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She majored in Psychology at Clarion University before earning a Master’s of Social Work in Direct Practice with Individuals, Groups and Families from the University of Pittsburgh. Crystal aims to create a safe environment for clients to explore their thoughts, feelings and behaviors while creating relationships that promote personal change and fulfillment. She employs an empathetic, systemic, strengths-based approach to assess clients’ needs and treatment goals.


Crystal works with children, adults and couples. She specializes in the treatment of anxiety and panic disorders, trauma, grief and loss, and maneuvering family transitions. Crystal has 11 years of experience as a Therapist. Crystal loves life and tries to see the good in others, in life’s challenges and in the simple things of daily living.



Mrs. Shaffer will be based at our Hampton Office in Allison Park.




She accepts Highmark and is currently seeking credentialing through insurance networks.  

Private Pay is also an option.


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