Shelly enjoys helping individuals and families struggling to manage challenging life
circumstances. She uses a strengths-based approach to encourage healing, life transitions and
promoting a positive change in an individual’s life.
Shelly is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has a passion for working with adolescents and
families while supporting the goal of healing and transformation from a solution-focused and
strengths-based approach. Shelly has experience in treating complex trauma, anxiety, depression,
parent-child relational concerns. As a trauma informed, EMDR trained therapist who utilizes
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing techniques to assist individuals in
the growth process.
She views the therapeutic process as a collaborative one and pursued a career in social work with
a passion for increasing access to mental health services and offering effective, evidence-based
treatment that is both culturally sensitive and gender affirming.