About Pathways

Welcome to Pathways Counseling Services of Arizona.


Pathways Counseling Services of Scottsdale, AZ helps individuals, families, and couples achieve their full potential and therapeutic goals. They assist individuals in working through a variety of issues and concerns including but not limited to: Trauma, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), depression, grief and loss, life transitions, relationship issues, divorce, anxiety, and more.

Pathways Counseling Services offers a holistic approach to counseling, incorporating various treatment modalities into the counseling process. Stephanie Levitt, MA, LPC, NCC, treats the counseling relationship as a partnership, partnering with the client as well as other health care professionals such as Physicians, Psychiatrists, and Psychologists as needed to benefit the client and help them achieve their goals. As a result, clients obtain the most comprehensive treatment available incorporating all aspects of their health.


Stephanie Levitt

Stephanie Levitt, MA, LPC, NCC, founder of Pathways Counseling Services, offers a safe, nonjudgmental, and caring environment where clients are able to work through problematic thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.  In doing so, the journey of healing and growth begins.

She received a Masters degree in Mental Health Counseling from Argosy University in Phoenix, Arizona. She is also a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Arizona and a Nationally Certified Counselor.

After receiving her Masters Degree in Counseling, she traveled to Southeast Asia, volunteering her time assisting children in Thai orphanages. Upon returning to the U.S., she was accepted into a two year clinical residency program at Phoenix Interfaith Counseling in Arizona. While there, she received intensive training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Mindfulness.  Stephanie has also undergone advanced training for Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).  She has several years of experience working with individuals, couples, groups, and families from diverse backgrounds.

Professional Affiliations and Certificates
Standing Membership:
• ACA (American Counseling Association)
• NBCC (National Board for Certified Counselors)
• NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
• ACA (Arizona Counselors Association)
• ADAA (Anxiety Disorders Association of America)


Molly Mahoney

Molly earned her MSW from University of Illinois at Chicago and became independently licensed with the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health in 1992. She earned an advanced certification in Marriage and Family Therapy from Ottawa University in 2015 and is certified with the International OCD foundation as a CBT-ERP Therapist.

Molly began her career at The Mayo Clinic where she gained expertise treating individuals suffering from grief and loss. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings both in the inpatient and outpatient levels of care, treating children, adolescents, couples and families. Molly has a passion for working with children and adolescents struggling with anxiety, social anxiety, and OCD.

Molly specializes in treating anxiety, self-esteem, depression, anger management, trauma abuse and recovery, OCD, and conflict- resolution. Utilizing cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and family systems model, Molly supports individuals and families to move through life’s challenges and take steps into recovery.