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Jessica Shaffer

  • South Dakota
  • Provides confidential online counseling through BetterHelp

About Jessica Shaffer's service

Jessica Shaffer is a highly experienced therapist with a passion for helping individuals overcome their challenges and find healing. With over 18 years of experience in the mental health field, Jessica brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her practice. She firmly believes that the therapeutic relationship is paramount in counseling and is skilled at building trust and rapport with her clients. Jessica specializes in working with youth ages 5-18, as well as adults, who have experienced various types of trauma. She offers individual and group therapy, tailoring her treatment approach to each client’s unique needs. Jessica is well-versed in solution-focused therapy, crisis intervention, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and mindfulness techniques. She has also successfully worked with clients dealing with depression, PTSD, anxiety, and relationship issues. Prior to her private practice, Jessica worked in a locked correctional facility in Colorado, where she specialized in crisis therapy and the diagnosis and treatment of severe and persistent mental illness. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from Black Hills State University and a Master of Social Work from Newman University. Jessica is licensed in the State of South Dakota as a Certified Social Worker in Private Independent Practice (CSW-PIP). In her free time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with family,

Areas of Focus and Specialization

Additional areas

Therapeutic approaches

Languages Spoken

  • English

Jessica Shaffer is serving from:

South Dakota

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Years in practice

12 years

NPI number


License Details

SD LCSW 3415


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