Shantel is a wonderful Couples Therapist. She has a map to help couples and singles find their way back to each other during times of disconnection. And she is a very resourceful, intellectual, and curious person. She is a very good listener and pays close attention to what is important to her clients. If you’re working with Shantel, you will be treated with compassion, and you will feel heard and understood in her presence.
Life can be better when you have a professional like Shantel walking beside you. She also provides Couples Workshops.
Laura D – Licensed Clinical Social Worker, CA
If you and your partner are stuck in a sea of competing emotions, or if you need someone to help you sort out conflicts and inner turmoil and pain, Shantel is the right therapist for you. She is a compassionate person and she has based her Couples work on the Emotionally Focused therapy model developed by Sue Johnson. This model emphasizes compassion and connection. It helps to uncover emotional fears and needs. She has an intense belief in her work and this belief is supported by her skills and expertise. They combine to make her an outstanding therapist. Working with Shantel, you will experience growth and unimagined success. Shantel is dedicated to helping you get the results you desire.
Shantel is a very warm and loving therapist! I highly recommend her for your counseling needs. As an Emotionally Focused Therapist, Shantel is uniquely equipped to support couples in identifying relational patterns that cause disconnection. She is also trained to support couples in the creation of a new dance that promotes connection and bonding.
Carla R – Marriage and Family Therapist, CA
“Shantel is a gifted listener, one of the best in the business! When you experience being deeply understood, you’ll be glad that you put yourself in her capable hands, and you’ll develop tools for creating positive change in your life.”
Sandy H., Clinical Social Worker, PsyD, CA
Shantel is a wonderful couples therapist. I’ve had the pleasure of getting to know Shantel on a professional level, and one of the first things to stand out to me was her curiosity. She has a true curiosity for people and understanding their lives. She is a passionate and skilled therapist who works hard to create a safe and supportive environment. She knows how to connect with people on a deep level, and acceptance comes across immediately.
Christina C. MS, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, CA
“Shantel is a strong force in the field of couple’s counseling. She presents herself with so much passion and expertise in the use of Emotionally-Focused Therapy for couples who have lost the spark and want to regain it. I admire Shantel’s commitment to community engagement and outreach and her desire to bring multi-cultural awareness to the field of psychotherapy. I highly recommend Shantel.”
Shantel is a quality colleague who has pursued her knowledge of Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy and participated in a number of workshops, with the outcome of becoming ready and well versed in helping couples grow closer and more connected.
Peggy B. – Marriage and Family Therapist, CA