The Pinnacle Center, MEd, LCPC, Counselor in Waldorf
Mollie Thorn is a founding member of The Pinnacle Center, where she provides counseling and psychotherapy to children, adolescents, adults and couples. In addition to individual, marriage and family counseling, Mrs. Thorn has specialities in Parenting Skills training, conflict resolution, and couples & family communication. Mrs. Thorn focuses on helping individuals bring out the best in themselves and others. Clients find her experience and empathy to be reassuring and insightful. In the years before she and her husband, Dr. Phil Thorn, started a counseling practice together, Mrs. Thorn worked as a teacher, an elementary counselor, and a consultant on parent-child issues.
You may have heard about Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution Focused Therapy, hyynotherapy, or Adlerian Psychology. Mrs. Thorn brings techniques from all of these approaches to her work. In the Southern Maryland area, Mrs. Thorn is also well known for her informative, encouraging and entertaining, Parenting Workshop series.
Mrs. Thorn received her masters degree from Bowie State University, and her BA degree from Knox College. Mrs. Thorn is a member of the American Mental Health ounselors Association, the Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors of Maryland, and the North American Society of Adlerian Psychology.
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  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Bowie State University
  • Year Graduated: 1987
  • License No. and State: LC0015 Maryland


  • Avg Cost (per session): $20 - $40
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Alliance
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Great-West Life
  • Guardian
  • Kaiser
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • UniCare
  • ValueOptions
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

The Pinnacle Center's Groups

The Parenting Workshop

Raise your child with courage, compassion and character! Bring out the best in yourself and your child! The workshop is designed to support and enhance your personal growth as a parent through training in techniques for addressing common concerns during childhood and adolescent development. Using proven techniques pioneered by renowned doctor Alfred Adler, Mrs. Thorn has successfully shown parents how to encourage their children and give them the confidence to succeed. You will learn: the four reasons why children misbehave; practical strategies to inspire cooperation, build morale and encourage teamwork among family members; to manage anger and resolve conflict.

More about this group


  • Child or Adolescent
  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues


  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • School issues, Special education
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Adlerian Family Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Parenting skills
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2016
The Pinnacle Center, MEd, LCPC, Counselor in Waldorf

The Pinnacle Center

Counselor, MEd, LCPC