Vanessa Simmons, MS, LPC, RPT

Vanessa Simmons, MS, LPC, RPT, is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist and has been providing outpatient therapy at MAPS Behavioral Health since 2017. She holds a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology from Millersville University. Vanessa has received specialized training in play therapy, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Vanessa’s previous professional experience at CSG includes providing assessments and group therapy at the Partial Hospitalization Program and providing direct care for adults as a Direct Support Professional and a Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional for residential programs. Prior to joining CSG, Vanessa provided individual and group therapy at an inpatient mental health unit and community-based behavioral health rehabilitation services. Vanessa currently provides PCIT at MAPS Behavioral Health on Fridays in Lancaster.