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Shana Williams-Leary

  • Florida
  • Provides confidential online counseling through BetterHelp

About Shana Williams-Leary's service

Shana Williams-Leary is a highly experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a passion for helping individuals, couples, and families of all ages. With over 18 years of experience in both inpatient crisis and outpatient counseling settings in Florida, Shana has developed a versatile approach to therapy. She believes in meeting her clients where they are and tailoring her interventions to their specific needs. Shana specializes in working with PTSD, including abuse and primary and secondary traumas, and has advanced training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing. Additionally, she has extensive experience working with individuals with chronic mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, dissociative issues, and depression. Shana also has expertise in helping individuals navigate various life transitional stages and developmental delays. She has provided counseling to individuals with middle-stage dementia and their caregivers, as well as parents struggling with parenting issues. Shana’s counseling style is eclectic, combining warmth, acceptance, positive regard, and trust-building. She is also highly solution-focused and can provide brief therapy when necessary. Shana uses a Motivational Interviewing technique to help clients identify their desires and motivations, as well as any obstacles they may face. From there, she incorporates strengths-based and skill-building approaches, along

Areas of Focus and Specialization

Additional areas

Therapeutic approaches

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

19 years

NPI number


License Details

FL LCSW SW7878, UT LCSW 12996356-3501


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