1315 S. Allen Street

Suite 303

State College, PA 16801

Maria Vinca, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

(814) 419-5463

Sean Lukens, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

(814) 571-3136

The licensed psychologists at State College Psychological Services, Inc (SCPS) provide adult (ages 18 and above) individual and couples therapy. We help people with issues related to:


  • Depression

  • Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, and panic

  • Relationship and couples' difficulties

  • Vocational dissatisfaction and job-related problems

  • Difficulties associated with graduate school studies & research

  • Chronic pain

  • Acute and chronic medical diagnoses

  • Spiritual, religious and existential inquiry


Specific information about Dr. Vinca or Dr. Lukens can be found on their respective pages using the navigation bar above. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact either of the psychologists at their specific phone number or e-mail.



SCPS is a preferred provider of Aetna,  UPMC, Highmark, and many of the programs

within the Blue Cross and Blue Shield system. We are an out-of-network provider of United

Healthcare's Student Resources, but can submit claims.

In the ever-changing world of insurance coverage and specific plans (e.g., Standard, HMO, PPO), please directly verify with your insurance company that SCPS is indeed

a Preferred Provider - i.e., is paneled with your company.

If you are interested in the specifics of how SCPS's psychologists bill insurances,

please read through the Informed Consent link at the top of the page.

SCPS is on the CATA bus route, and has free parking and a covered bicycle rack