I am licensed in Arizona with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with grief and loss, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Expats, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Guilt and Shame, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Military and Veterans Issues, Mood Disorders, Postpartum Depression, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Workplace Issues
AZ LCSW LCSW-19112
Shawna is a great listener and a great source of support. She makes me feel super comfortable and safe to be as vulnerable as I can possibly be.
Written on Nov 05, 2023 after therapy with Shawna for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, coaching, and compassion fatigue
Shawna is an excellent therapist. BetterHelp helped me find a therapist that aligns with the things that I’m concerned about. She’s able to relate to me and makes me feel very comfortable.
Written on Nov 02, 2023 after therapy with Shawna for 2 weeks on issues concerning family conflicts, and grief
Shawna is caring and compassionate! She is great at facilitating a balance between listening when I need to vent and providing helpful tools, resources and advise for moving forward in the healthiest way. I am so thankful for her kindness and patience as a therapist and honestly couldn’t imagine anyone doing a better job!
Written on Oct 05, 2023 after therapy with Shawna for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, and intimacy-related issues
Shawna has been great at listening to my concerns providing me additional activities that I can use to improve and she’s just been overall great listener gives good feedback.
Written on Sep 19, 2023 after therapy with Shawna for 1 month on issues concerning sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, coaching, and compassion fatigue