I am licensed in Colorado with 4 years of professional clinical work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & parenting issues. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!
Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Communication Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Self-Love, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
CO LCSW CSW.09925387
she is very kind and understanding . she pushes me when i need it and doesn’t force me into anything im not ready for . i truly am grateful for her
Written on Jul 11, 2023 after therapy with Shirley for 10 months on issues concerning family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, and adhd
Shirley has been a godsend for me personally. She really listens to me and then offers tools to help me get to where I need to be. She remains positive and never gives up on me.
Written on Jul 09, 2023 after therapy with Shirley for 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, grief, and coping with life changes
she is very sweet and knowledgeable
Written on Jul 04, 2023 after therapy with Shirley for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, and bipolar disorder
Shirley has been so encouraging and wonderful towards my uneasy heart and my need for reassurance. She listens with intent and patience and allows me the space to fully express how I’m feeling. I appreciate her and her unbiased help so much.
Written on Mar 24, 2023 after therapy with Shirley for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, and self esteem
I just met with Shirley for the first time and she is a breath of fresh air. She validates, listens, and seeks to understand. After having a rough start with Better Help, I feel grateful to have connected with her!
Written on Jan 31, 2023 after therapy with Shirley for 5 days on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, and coping with life changes