Anchored in a fundamental belief in human resilience, Shannon meets each client where they are, guiding clients of all ages to connect with their own courage, insight and wisdom. Having previously worked as a School Counselor, she has significant and varied experience counseling young people and families. Whether a family is struggling with a current or past crisis, dealing with transition, or in need of behavioral supports, she can offer clinical guidance and gentle advocacy. She has worked extensively with diverse populations and is an LGBTQ+ – friendly therapist. Shannon draws from several psychotherapeutic approaches to support clients‚Äô growth and strengthen their coping skills. She is especially passionate about helping clients to process childhood trauma, and utilizes EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) as one way to help clients gain more freedom and vitality in their lives. Shannon emphasizes an empowerment approach ‚Äì it‚Äôs ‚Äúnormal‚Äù to have periods of challenge, and it‚Äôs okay to ask for help! She views each client holisitically, as both a product of and a co-creator of their reality. Whether it is your first time with a counselor or you are seeking something different, she will create a safe space to speak your truth.