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Nurture your emotional health

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Mane Difference Counseling Services was founded in 2019 and is the counseling practice of Alexandra D. Contrafatto MSEd, LPC, NCC.  The purpose of Mane Difference is to help individuals, families, and couples make changes in their lives that enable them to grow.

Alexandra is a licensed professional counselor, a licensed behavior specialist, and a nationally certified counselor.  She has a Masters in Education from Duquesne University and is certified in Equine Assisted Psychotherapy through the OK Corral Series and the Equine Growth and Learning Association.   


Alexandra specializes in anxiety disorders and has a comprehensive expertise in depression, PTSD, and marriage and family therapy.



Our Philosophy

To create a safe, open environment where we can work together to achieve your therapeutic goals.

We work collaboratively with you to help you identify specific treatment goals and to utilize your strengths and knowledge to achieve your goals.

Often, individuals, families, or couples seek counseling when they have attempted many solutions on their own but have not yet achieved their desired results. Therapy is most effective when professional help is combined by the individual’s efforts and desires for results.


Our Services

Individual Therapy

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Family Therapy

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Couples Therapy

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Equine Assisted Psychotherapy

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