Nicole A. Mosteller is a North Carolina certified Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and National Certified Counselor (NCC) with 15 years experience in Mental Health. Nicole graduated with a BS in Recreation Therapy and Minor in Psychology from East Carolina University.  Since earning her Master’s of Education Degree in Mental Health Counseling from the University of North Florida in 2000, she has gained extensive experience in a number of environments, including:  Private Practice, Southmountain Children’s Home, in-patient hospital settings, school settings and an agency specializing in services for victims, families and domestic violence perpetrators.

In addition to her educational and practical experience, Nicole served as President for the Catawba Valley Association of Counselors and Therapists (CVACT). From 2001 until 2008 she served the organization in a variety of roles including separate tenures as secretary and president. She also is a member of the National Board for Certified Counselors.  This extensive background and a reputation as an engaging therapist have earned Nicole a number of Featured Speaker invitations from a variety of area agencies and events. These include CVCC’s Women’s Health Day and the Women’s Wellness Retreat sponsored by the Hickory Women’s Resource Center ( Further, she has served extensively on the WRC’s annual event planning committee; she has also been an active participant on the planning committee of ALFA (, a local AIDS organization.  Most recently she is donating her time to work with pregnant women through the Pregnancy Care Center in Hickory (

In 2006, Nicole founded La Bella Vita Counseling Services, PLLC (Italian for The Beautiful Life) in downtown Hickory, North Carolina. Adept at individual, couples and group therapy, Ms. Mosteller has facilitated groups such as Time Out Youth ( and PFLAG ( Nicole is currently pursuing a certified Sex Therapist designation from the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists (

La Bella Vita invites you to start experiencing The Beautiful Life today… Please call or email for an appointment or consultation…

La Bella Vita, PLLC. • Nicole Mosteller, M.Ed, LPC, NCC
260 Union Square, Suite 210 • Hickory, NC 28601 • 828-323-8482 • fax 828-323-8482