238 W. Union St.  •  Somerset, PA 15501  •  (814) 443-1881
“Creating Change Giving Hope”

Counseling Service For: Individuals, Couples, Adolescents & Children

Psychological & Counseling Services in Somerset, PA

The office of Pile Psychological Counseling Service opened in 1996 and provides service to Somerset County. We have since grown to also serve Cambria and Bedford Counties. Our goal is to help you cope more effectively with problems in daily living and to deal with inner conflicts that disrupt your ability to function effectively.

All of our counselors are licensed and certified professionals with over 25 years of experience who treat you with respect, dignity and confidentiality. Counseling can enable you to sort through the stress of everyday life.
Counseling can help you take charge of your life and relationships.

Bruce Pile

Bruce Pile

Bruce Pile has been providing counseling services in Somerset County since 1980. He received his graduate degree from Frostburg State University in 1985. He received his Bachelors from the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Pennsylvania.

Bruce is a member of the North American Association of Masters in Psychology. He is certified as a Clinical Psychotherapist and National Certified Psychologist. He is experienced in many types of counseling such as depression, anxiety, relationship and grief.

Since 1992, he has been working with the students of Salisbury School District and is a mental health consultant for the Somerset Head Start program. His experience has helped hundreds of people to get their life back in order. Call today at 814-443-1881.

Sandy K. Sota has worked in the Social Services Field since 1991. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor with the state of Pennsylvania and a National Certified Counselor with NBCC. Sandy received her graduate degree in Community Agency Counseling from California University of Pennsylvania in 2000 and her doctorate in Spiritual Counseling from the University of Panama in 2003.

Sandy specializes in working with adults with depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, grief and trauma. Pet therapy is a special service that can also be provided.

Dr. Sandra K. Sota

Dr. Sandra K. Sota

Janie F. Olsen

Janie F. Olsen received both her graduate and bachelors degree from the University of Pittsburgh. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Pennsylvania. She has worked in the field of social work since 1977. Janie has practiced working in the psychiatric units at Children's Hospital in Pittsburgh and the Somerset Hospital.

She has worked part time at PPCS since 2003 and is experienced in many types of counseling. She has worked with individuals in areas such as mood disorders, eating disorders, victims of abuse and chronic illness. Janie has gained a wealth of knowledge in her many years of helping others to recover.

Counseling Services

  • Counseling
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Adolescents
  • Children
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Mental Health Disorders
  • ADD & ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Stress Management
  • Self Esteem
  • Grief & Loss Counseling
  • Marriage Counseling

Contact Us


Serving Southern Somerset County At

Salisbury Area Family Center
192 Smith Ave, P.O. Box 498
Salisbury, PA 15558
We Accept Most Insurances
Highmark • UPMC
Aetna • Cigna
Medical Assistance
& Others