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  • You Are Your Biggest Breakthrough Yet.

    Welcome!

    Are you overwhelmed?

    Have you tried to solve problems in your life on your own and realized you need help from someone else?

    Have you noticed a lack of communication between yourself and others?

    Are you tired of going through the day-to-day motions without feeling a sense of fulfillment or joy?

    Are you ready to repair relationships and develop healthy boundaries?

    If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you have made the right choice by being here. We know seeking help can be hard. You’ve likely been debating seeking help for months, if not years, but we’re so glad you have taken the courageous step of being here.

    Together we can work to help equip you with the necessary tools to help you face and overcome your challenges. Whether you’re struggling with anxiety, depression, or substance use, it is important that you know you don’t have to be alone in this journey. We have the experience to help you achieve your goals, overcome these struggles, and live a more fulfilling and meaningful life.


    One of the most pivotal moments during therapy initiates a major step towards healing.


    We understand no two individuals and no two families are the same, and we tailor our sessions together to address challenges unique to you and your family. We will work together to understand the root cause of your struggles and address them with long-lasting strategies, helping to move closer to the life you’ve always wanted.

    If you’re ready to work towards the life you’ve always wanted, we’re ready when you are. Contact us today and let’s get to work!

    Compassionate & Professional

    We care about you, your family, and your story. You can trust that we will treat you with respect, dignity and compassion in every interaction, while maintaining the highest standards for integrity and ethics.

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    About Shanice Stephenson

    Pivotal Breakthrough Counseling Services, PLLC was founded in 2020 by Shanice Stephenson, LCMHCA, LCAS-A, NCC. The purpose of P.B.C.S. is to allow individuals to find comfort within a space to disclose the deepest parts of their existence, life stressors, and severe issues without judgment. We at Pivotal Breakthrough make room for clients to clarify their thoughts and feelings, emotional triggers, and negative experiences. Counseling through Pivotal Breakthrough is beneficial in assisting individuals in understanding how changes in behavior can lead to breakthroughs in how an individual feels through reinforcement activities, assist in confronting and challenging intrusive thoughts byway of encouragement, diverse perspectives of skills and techniques and assist in increasing self-awareness and understanding of how the past affects present behaviors.