Shanna Dew

LMFT #113757
Accepting Clients

I was a yoga teacher before I became a therapist. I have studied mindfulness and complex trauma for over 15 years.

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Oakland, CA

About My Clients

My clients are: *adolescents *athletes *activists *artists/creatives *bodyworkers *college students *environmentalists *feminists *highly sensitives *LGBTQ+ *meditators *neuroexpansives/neurodivergents *yoga practitioners*

My Background and Approach

I have a double BA in Psychology and Women's and Gender Studies from Eastern Washington University. I received my MA in Counseling Psychology from Santa Clara University. I am a trauma informed and 500- hour registered yoga teacher. My clients learn more about themselves exploring therapeutic tools like : expressive arts, movement, mindful meditation, and brainspotting. I offer Brainspotting, a neuro-experiential therapy technique which helps clients to access unprocessed trauma in the subcortical parts of the brain.

My Personal Beliefs and Interests

I strive to meet my clients with humor, humility, and clinical knowledge. I am: *an intersectional feminist *dog obsessed mom (but like also obsessed with everyone else's dogs too) * teahead * van lifer * born out of the box thinker * lover of things that swirl and settle in my brain and body * a settler on stolen land

I offer online counseling in the following states:

At A Glance

  • Experience: 9 years of practice
  • Rate: $185/session


5103690533 Email Shanna
4289 Piedmont Ave
Suite 206
Oakland, CA 94611

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