Hello!!! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Mississippi as well as a National Certified Counselor with over 13 years experience in providing individual, family and group counseling. I have experience working with clients ages 3 to adulthood with a multitude of presenting issues such as developmental delays, trauma, depression, anxiety, grief, loss, anger management, life changes, self esteem and identify issues as well as relationship and family issues. I have also worked in many different counseling settings and have experience working with culturally diverse clients.
My counseling style is warm, and emphatic, it is influenced by Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT). My approach combines client centered therapy and structured family therapy along with goal oriented, and solution focused therapy to highlight ones strengths to help my client become the best version of themselves and do so authentically. I believe everyone is unique and should have a unique counseling experience tailored to them where they can work through life’s challenges. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you in a safe, nonjudgmental, compassionate and nurturing space to help you achieve your identified goals to become the best version of yourself with dignity and respect
It takes courage to reach out and I am here to provide you with the safe space you need to be vulnerable and to begin to heal.
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Commitment Issues, Control Issues, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Multicultural Concerns, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Prejudice and Discrimination, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
MS LPC 2648
Shannon is a fantastic therapist. I feel that she listens, cares, and importantly wants to help people.
Written on Oct 20, 2023 after therapy with Shannon for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, and adhd
Shannon is a great listener. Provides healthy guidance and support. She is consistent in her approach. She has a good sense of humor, and a high level of skill.
Written on Sep 15, 2023 after therapy with Shannon for 7 months on issues concerning relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, anger management, and compassion fatigue
Shannon is incredibly thoughtful, a great listener, and has offered me practical and easy to implement strategies that have greatly reduced my anxiety. I absolutely love working with her and would highly recommend her and her approach if you get the opportunity to work with her. Thank you for all you’ve done for me, Shannon!
Written on Aug 31, 2023 after therapy with Shannon for 6 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, and anger management
Shannon is a great therapist and really listens to my concerns. It’s been about a year now and she has provided actionable steps for obstacles I have dealt with my self confidence, my family and general outlook. It’s easy to talk to her and feel seen/heard at a flexible schedule with my work.
Written on Mar 13, 2023 after therapy with Shannon for 1 year and 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, and adhd
Shannon is a wonderful support system to help you determine your next steps to move forward in your life! God bless her.
Written on Oct 21, 2022 after therapy with Shannon for 1 year and 6 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching
She is good at providing a different perspective and making you feel better.
Written on Oct 06, 2022 after therapy with Shannon for 1 year and 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and career difficulties