Shontel is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and operates as the Clinical Supervisor at The Walk of Life Counseling Center. She has been facilitating change for those who are greatly impacted by mental health issues, addictive diseases, and developmental disabilities for over 5 years. With a systemic orientation, she approaches her clients in a non-pathologizing and curious way, so that they feel safe to tell their stories. She meets her clients where they are in their journeys, to afford them the opportunity to having a better quality of life, mentally, physically, and spiritually. "Our wounds are often the openings into the best and most beautiful part of us." -David Richo
Her areas of expertise include treating relationships issues, teen related issues, anxiety, depression, sexual trauma, and marital and family issues. As a practicing Christian, she offers faith-based counseling to clients who would like to incorporate their Christian faith as a part of their treatment. She also specializes in Anger Management and facilitate Anger Management groups and provides individual therapy for those who aspire to change how "Anger" impacts them and their families.