Josephine Shelton-Townes


About Me

I am licensed in Ohio with 25 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. I am a client centered therapist and will support and guide you as you steer the direction of the therapy. My style is warm, supportive and reflective. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Family conflicts
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Depression , Compassion fatigue , First Responder Issues , HIV / AIDS , Hoarding , Hospice and End of Life Counseling
Years of Experience: 25

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


UT LCSW 12907387-3501

OH LISW I.0004753-SUPV


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Josephine Shelton-Townes. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Written on Sep 03, 2022 after therapy with Josephine for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, and adhd

A listening ear for the unheard. I really appreciate her time and ideas.

Written on Jun 07, 2022 after therapy with Josephine for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, and coping with life changes

I must say I really learned a lot, about myself my therapist is super supportive and understanding. I would recommend anyone…

Work with me!