Pittington Counseling Services offers highly trained, Licensed Mental Health Counselors dedicated to helping children, adolescents, young adults, and families dealing with issues relating to mental and behavioral health, as well as substance abuse, on an outpatient basis. Within a confidential and understanding environment, Andrew Pittington assures everyone will receive opportunity to build stronger lives together, one step at a time. The treatment practice specializes in adolescent and childhood disorders, bipolar disorders, ADD/ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, depression and anxiety. Additional services include parenting education, dual-diagnosis, adolescent and parenting support groups, sports psychology and public speaking engagements.
Unique for the industry, as a male counselor, Dr. Pittington brings more than 13 years of successful experience helping individuals in a variety of settings.From special-needs teacher, to collegiate women's head basketball coach, to Program Director of an adolescent residential facility, Pittington has the expertise to make a difference.
Continuing to share his knowledge and insight, Dr. Pittington also recently co-authored the book, Protecting your Children From Bad Medicine: How the Diagnosis of ADHD has been Abused." Dr. Pittington has experience conducting trauma evaluations, educational assessments, mental health evaluations, social investigations and substance abuse evaluations as well as providing court ordered parent coordination.
Call or Email Andrew James Pittington for a free phone consultation now - (407) 490-2044


  • Years in Practice: 15+ Years
  • School: Cambridge College/ Capella University
  • Year Graduated: 2008
  • License No. and State: MH9410 Florida


  • Avg Cost (per session): $60 - $110
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • APS Healthcare
  • Aetna
  • American Behavioral
  • Beech Street
  • Behavioral Health Systems
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Ceridian
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Corphealth
  • Florida Healthy Kids/CMS
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • HealthEase/HealthEase Kids
  • Horizon Healthcare
  • Humana
  • MHN
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • PacifiCare
  • Staywell/Staywell Kids
  • Sunshine State Health Plan, Inc.
  • United
  • University of Miami Behavioral
  • ValueOptions
  • WellCare/Ped-I-Care
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: National Center for Crisis Management/C.F.T.
  • Certificate Date: 2013
  • Certificate: American Board of Forensic Counselors/Diplomat
  • Certificate Date: 2013

Andrew James Pittington's Groups

Parenting Support Group

Parenting support groups, led by Andrew Pittington, allow parents to come together in an understanding environment and learn new ways to help guide youths to living happier and healthier lives. Parents are given the opportunity through this comprehensive session to receive the resources and tools to maximize their parenting skills.

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Licensure Supervision

Florida Licensure Supervision Group for Mental Health Counselor

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Adolescent Support Groups

Adolescent support groups, led by Andrew Pittington, are designed to bring individuals similar in age together in a objective and confidential environmnet where they may learn and engage in finding new ways to overcome issues relating to mental and/or behavioral health. Unlike one-on-one or family counsling. Adolescents gain a new, positive insight from other individuals completely free of judgment and ultimately walk away once a week having learned something new about themselves and ways to live a more positive and healthy lifestyle

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  • Addiction
  • Child or Adolescent
  • ADHD


  • Academic Underachievement
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Licensure Supervision
  • Life Coaching
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: ASL, Spanish


  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centred
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sand Play
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Sports Counseling
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 22 Jul 2015
Andrew James Pittington, PhD, NCC, BCPC, BCIM, LMHC, Counselor in Lake Mary

Andrew James Pittington

Counselor, PhD, NCC, BCPC, BCIM, LMHC