Shelley obtained her Masters degree in counseling from NC State University and is a Licensed Professional Counselor.
Prior to joining Veritas, she has provided counseling services in several settings including community agencies, college counseling centers, residential treatment centers, and private practice. She has extensive experience working with children and families providing therapy for anxiety, depression, PTSD, childhood behavioral diagnoses, and more.
During graduate school, Shelley worked as a patient assistant at a residential treatment facility for eating disorders, and developed an interest and a passion for treating eating disorders, body image/self esteem concerns, perfectionism, and interpersonal concerns. In private practice, she worked as part of an outpatient team that focused on treating adolescents and young adults struggling with eating disorders and co-occurring mood disorders.