About Our Founder


Angel E. McLaughlin is a Certified Brain Injury Specialist Trainer  (CBIST) and a Licensed Professional  Counselor (LPC)  in the states of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  She obtained a Masters degree in Psychological Counseling and a Masters degree in Education from Columbia University.

Over the past 20 years she has worked in a variety of behavioral health settings such as hospitals, partial hospitals, outpatient clinics, day programs, group homes and community treatment.  Populations served include young adults, adults, parolees, couples, families and the brain injured.

Angel is a member of the following professional associations:  American Counseling Association, American Mental Health Association, Brain Injury Association of America/Pennsylvania, International Coach Federation, Association for Play Therapy, Employee Assistance Professionals Association, American Multicultural Counseling & Diversity and the International Association of Marriage & Family Counseling.

She founded Aspire Counseling and Consulting (AC&C) to provide a unique blend of services for clients looking for extraordinary results. She currently serves as the CEO with a mission to inspire clientele, network with professionals and educate the public.  It is located in the heart of the Poconos, a community in which she calls home.  AC&C is a member of the Pocono Mountain Chamber of Commerce.

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