Elyon Professional Counseling LLC


Carla Pileggi Caviola established Elyon Professional Counseling in 2011. She is Licensed as a Professional Counselor (LPC) in CT and a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in NY State. Carla is a Perinatal Mental Health Specialist and a  Founding Board Member of Postpartum Support International-CT Chapter. Carla is also a clinical supervisor and a Certified MLT Coach, Teacher, Trainer & Speaker. 

Carla has a BA degree in Advertising, Communications and Marketing from Mackenzie University and graduated with a MA in Counseling from Alliance University in 2008. Although Carla previously worked in marketing in different businesses internationally, she felt called to counseling. She has worked in outpatient mental health clinics in NY State as well as a Christian Counseling Center and women's shelter in CT. She has worked close to the community across the life span of individuals, couples and families. Carla also completed Master's level courses in Theology and Spiritual Formation. 

Carla has lived in Brazil, Canada and the United States and has always been fascinated with different cultures. She has lived and worked in various multicultural settings. Therefore, due to her personal experience and clinical training, she uses cultural sensitivity with her clients in the therapeutic process. Her clients represent various ethnicities, cultures and backgrounds. She provides therapy in English, Spanish and Portuguese.

Carla is a Perinatal Mental Health Specialist, who has provided treatment and support for woman and families since 2012. She provides symptom relief, individual psychotherapy for pregnant and postpartum women, marriage/couples sessions as well as parent-baby work focusing on attachment.


Carla has completed Basic Training for Accelerated Resolution Therapy, which is very effective for trauma and other mental health issues.

Although Carla works with people of all belief systems, she is also specialized in integrating a Judeo-Christian psycho-spiritual approach in counseling, should that be of interest to her clients.


In 2021 Carla also became a Certified Maxwell Leadership Team Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker. For these services, please visit my other business website: www.waveridersglobal.com 

Call today & book an Appointment or ask Questions: 203.433.0585


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