The Individual and Family CHOICES Program

Making the world a better person, one family at a time.

Karen Hansel MSW, LCSW, ACS

Director of Clinical Services, Individual and Family Therapist

Karen is the Clinical Director at CHOICES and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and an Approved Clinical Supervisor through NBCC/CEE. She has over 20 years of experience in the mental health field and has worked with children, adults, and families in multiple levels of care. She obtained her Masters in Social Work at the University of Pittsburgh. She is a trauma focused therapist who works collaboratively with her clients to promote strengths and healing.  She is trained in Structural Family Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Trauma Focused CBT, and Internal Family Systems. Karen also is a Certified Clinician in EMDR (EMDRIA). Karen is well known in the Central PA area as a steadfast and consistent psychotherapist who is compassionate with her clients and passionate about their birthright for healing and wholeness. Her clarity and perceptual intuitiveness have also made her a colleague who other professionals seek for clinical supervision and consultation.  CHOICES is blessed to have Karen on the team.