associates practicing at avante center

Dr. Heuchert and Ryan Patton see clients in their individual private practices at Avante Center.

To schedule with Dr. Heuchert or Ryan Patton for Counseling, call our main number (814) 337-2037

  • Juvia Heucert, Phd

    Dr. Heuchert is an experienced licensed psychologist who holds a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Boston University, as well as two Master’s degrees (Clinical & Counseling), two other graduate degrees (Psychometry & Education) and provides counseling for adults, young adults, and adolescents; specializing in treatment for problems of living, adjustment difficulties, depression, anxiety, and gender issues.  [Hours: By Appointment] [Insurances Accepted: Highmark • Medicare] [Dr. Heuchert is NOT able to take medical access plans including UPMC For You]

  • Ryan patton, lpc

    Ryan holds a Masters of Arts in Counseling from Edinboro University and provides treatment for a range of disorders and concerns including addiction concerns, depression, anxiety, personality disorders, anger management concerns, impulse control disorders, and difficulties with interpersonal relationships. Currently, much of his counseling caseload consists of clients with addiction histories and co-occurring mental health concerns. The primary model of therapy he utilizes is Dialectic Behavior Therapy (DBT), which emphasizes the development of coping skills for clients struggling with a range of concerns. He typically counsels adolescents and adults. [Hours: Evening Hours By Appointment] [Insurances Accepted: Highmark • United Behavioral Health • UPMC] [Ryan is NOT able to take medical access plans including UPMC For You]