About My Clients
Specializes in providing cognitive behavioral therapy to children, adolescents and adults with depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, trauma, and obsessive compulsive disorder. Shanna also has extensive experience treating people of all ages who exhibit neurodiversity, including those with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders (including primarily Inattentive Type) as well as Autism Spectrum Disorders (HFA).
My Background and Approach
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She is a Diplomate of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy. Shanna is a Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress, and is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress. Shanna has extensive post graduate training in cognitive behavioral therapy and mindfulness training. Shanna also has comprehensive training as a crisis counselor, taught as an instructor for several years at the Crisis Assistance Program of Orange County Training Academy, and served on their Board of Directors. Shanna is formally trained in EMDR by the EMDR Institute.