Pamela Tomko

Counselor Summary

Pamela Tomko is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Pennsylvania with a passion for providing the utmost quality of services to individuals struggling with mental health disorders. Pamela graduated from Bloomsburg University with a Bachelor's Degreee in Social Work, and completed her Master's of Social Work Degree at Marywood University. She has over 15 years experience across a variety of settings including; outpatient clinics, crisis intervention, partial hospitalization programs, department of corrections, and large non-profit and private practice. Pamela has also taught Group Counseling and Crisis Intervention at Alvernia University.

Pamela's clinical vision is to provide a safe place for clients and couples to experience their vulnerabilities while sharing their stories.

Pamela's approach to counseling is establishing a relationship with her clients and identifying the issues they present with. During the therapy process she assists clients in discovering and utilizing their strengths, building support systems and developing healthy lifestyles to set the foundation for life successes. Pamela implements a variety of interventions including both Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Strengths Based in her practice. When using these interventions individuals have the ability to overcome and understand their unhealthy or dysfunctional thought process. Her approach emphasizes the mutual development of goals for therapy and provision of ongoing evaluation of the therapeutic process. Pamela is invested in emphasizing a holistic approach to mental health and she is particularly concerned with the impact of loss and trauma and improving interventions to support trauma recovery for better emotional, physical and relationship health.

Outside of the clinical world, Pamela enjoys gardening, antiquing and being outside with her animals. She also volunteers providing Equine Therapy to children and adolescents with special needs.

Client Focus

  • Adolescents

  • Adults

  • Couples

  • Families

 

 

Education

  • Bachelor of Social Work, Bloomsburg University
  • Master of Social Work, Marywood University

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Anger and Stress Management
  • Depression
  • Bipolar
  • Grief
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Image

Clinical Orientation

  • Coming Soon