Hello! My name is Shantelle and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Missouri and Kansas. I have been working in the mental health profession for over 15 years. I enjoy working with people and enjoy seeing others smile while trying to figure out this thing called life. I believe change only comes when we learn how to be comfortable being uncomfortable. As the saying goes, change does not come from old comfort zones. I believe therapy allows you to share your deepest, darkest secrets, allows you to be vulnerable and provides a judgement free space. I wholeheartedly believe in meeting people where they are and supporting them along their life journey. Allow me to help you put your pieces back together, one by one. Together we can work to restore peace, restore hope, restore joy and restore YOU!
Additional areas of focus: Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Domestic Violence, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Life Purpose, Self-Love, Women's Issues
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy
KS LCPC 03158
MO LPC 2018027693
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I’ve worked with Shantelle for over a year and a half now, and I am so pleased with my progress in therapy. She empowers you to achieve your goals on your own terms, and you can tell that she cares about the work she does, always going above and beyond, remembering personal details, and centering sessions on what you want to prioritize. I shopped a lot of therapists before Shantelle, but I have never regretted my decision to stay with her and “trust the process.”
Written on Jan 18, 2023 after therapy with Shantelle for 1 year and 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, anger management, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
Working with Shantelle over the last year has been so beneficial! She is just the right therapist I needed to help me open up and really invest in the process of becoming a better version of myself. I had a bad experience with a previous therapist that almost made me give up on therapy, but giving Shantelle a chance was a GREAT decision! Through patience and persistence, she has helped me heal and grow beyond my expectations. Even after my season with therapy has come to an end, I will always have a great appreciation for Shantelle and her dedication to helping others!
Written on Nov 11, 2022 after therapy with Shantelle for 1 year on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem
Thank you for everything
Written on Nov 04, 2022 after therapy with Shantelle for 7 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Written on Jun 12, 2022 after therapy with Shantelle for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, eating disorders, self esteem, and career difficulties
Shantelle is excellent at what she does! She really listens and helps talk you through your thoughts and feelings. She is very easy to talk to and I really appreciate her!
Written on Jan 23, 2022 after therapy with Shantelle for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, and relationship issues
Working with Shantelle has been great. I struggled with the idea of trusting a counselor, and Shantelle made me feel comfortable from the very beginning. I have been struggling with a lot of things over a long period of time. I have spent many years not in a very good place mentally and emotionally, but I am slowly seeing hope and a better life ahead of me. I don't know if I could have started to do that without Shantelle's help. If you are waffling with the idea of therapy, I encourage you to give it a try. It will change your life!
Written on Jan 13, 2022 after therapy with Shantelle for 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, career difficulties, coaching, and adhd