Anthony (Tony) P. Onorato
MA, LPC, AADC, ALPS
Tony Onorato is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Performance Consultant in private practice located in Morgantown, WV.
Tony’s areas of expertise include depression, stress, anxiety, grief, addictions, mental performance enhancement and team building. He takes the basic approach of helping clients learn to emphasize the best in themselves by knowing what’s important to them, working to their strengths and focusing on what they have the ability to control. He provides counseling services for individuals, couples, families, athletic teams and businesses from ages 12 through late adulthood.
Recognized by the West Virginia Board of Examiners in Counseling as an Approved Licensed Professional Supervisor (ALPS), Tony is available to provide clinical supervision to qualified counselors seeking West Virginia licensure.
Tony is a member of the American Mental Health Counselors Association and has served in a number positions with the West Virginia Licensed Professional Counselors Association as well as a liaison with the West Virginia Board of Examiners in Counseling. He presently serves on the faculty of the West Virginia University Hypnosis Study Group (A component society of the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis.) Tony is also certified in Disaster Mental Health Services for the American Red Cross, an Advanced Alcohol Drug Counselor and an Approved Licensed Professional Supervisor for the state of West Virginia.
Tony wrote a syndicated column, Psychology of Sports, which appeared in newspapers in West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Ohio. His articles focused on giving practical tips for coaches, athletes and parents on creating the right environment for peak performance. He has also shared his knowledge as an analyst for WV MetroNews’ Statewide Sportsline radio talk show.
Tony and his wife Kate reside in Morgantown with their two children, Nick and Jessica.