Shawn Verges

(LPC)
Therapist Shawn  Verges Photo

About Me

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor based in the New Orleans area. I work with people of all ages and backgrounds. My specializations of LGBTQI, Gender Dysphoria, Trauma, Attachment Disorders especially in children, depression and anxiety. I am also experienced in ABA and have a background in working with children with extreme behaviors.

My therapeutic approach is eclectic as my background is Expressive Arts Therapy as well as Counseling Psychology. I draw from many modalities in order to create a trusting relationship in which my clients can explore themselves in a way that feels most suitable to them and at the pace that is most comfortable. I have experience in CBT, DBT, as well as Trauma Informed Therapy and Shadow Work.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • LGBT
  • Family conflicts
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Addictions , Relationship issues , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Gender Dysphoria , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LPC #6035 (Expires: 2023-06-30)


Reviews

Written by J.O. on Dec 06, 2021 after therapy with Shawn for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, family conflicts, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, and coping with life changes

Good therapist, knows what shes talking about.

Written by C.O. on Dec 05, 2021 after therapy with Shawn for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and adhd

Shawn Vargas is a very good therapist.

Written by J.A. on Dec 02, 2021 after therapy with Shawn for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, depression, self esteem, relationship issues, family conflicts, and coping with life changes

Very good listener and responds very well and professional to all situations

Written by M.A. on Nov 24, 2021 after therapy with Shawn for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, coping with life changes, and trauma and abuse

Shawn is very responsive and a great listener. She has a calm demeanor and provides great resources outside of our live sessions.

Written by C.H. on Nov 23, 2021 after therapy with Shawn for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, anger management, career difficulties, and coping with life changes

Just Thankful you’re here. I never would of went in to a actual clinic or office.

Written by S.A. on Nov 21, 2021 after therapy with Shawn for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, trauma and abuse, anger management, and coping with life changes

compassionate, friendly, easy to talk to, Shawn is a wonderful therapist