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Jayson Niba is a passionate scholar and practitioner in the field of psychology who divides his time between clinical practice, scholarly programs and education, and small business practice. His methods include psychoanalytical evidence-based treatments for adolescents and adult clients with a wide range of distress including but not limited to trauma, anxiety, depression, and inter/intra personal relationship problems – that he has an excellent track record with working with individuals and couples. Jayson’s approach to counseling stems from his unique history – an immigrant who understands French and English – which allows him to draw from his multicultural background.
Jayson Niba earned his Bachelor’s in psychology from Duquesne University, with two supporting certifications in business administration and theology. During his undergraduate career he collaborated in several group study researches done by The Carnegie Mellon University Department of Psychology, has worked for UPMC’s Western Psychiatric Institute and is currently earning his Master’s in Forensic Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. His current clinical work at Makin Wellness put him in a unique position to learn and also be of service. Jayson finds it gratifying to witness dramatic transformation in clients with suicidal/homicidal ideation, personality disorders, and additions. He believes that everyone has the right and the ability to change their life, and his role is to only serve as a guide through the journey.