I am licensed in Tennessee with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping teens and young adults with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Trauma, Abuse
- Eating disorders
- Self esteem, Motivation
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Parenting issues , Anger management , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Body Image , Eating and Food-Related Issues , Impulsivity , Mood Disorders , Read more...
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Mindfulness Therapy, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
TN LPC-MHSP 3900
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Leah is very easy to talk to and listens and values your concerns and emotions. I feel very comfortable opening up with her and working though my issues. She is very calm and has a great personality and outlook. I highly recommend her to anyone!
Leah is knowledgeable and kind-a perfect mix for guiding a parent and early adult. She stays on schedule and makes you feel empowered after a session.
She’s knowledgeable, easy to connect with and helpful. She’s helping me to navigate through some misunderstandings in my marriage.
Leah makes sure to connect with me if I let life get in the way and forget to communicate. She’s very easy to talk to and makes me realize that how I’m feeling is not abnormal.
she’s been great for me! such a good listener and helps keep me grounded in reality too:)
Leah is wonderful and genuinely cares about you. She a wonderful listener and really wants to help with whatever it is you are struggling with in the quickest and most effective ways!
Mrs. Shanks has been a great help to me during my therapy time. She is always easy to reach and response in a timely manner. She listens and encourages me to be the best version of myself! I appreciate all she does!
Great experience w Leah. She has children of her own and asks great questions.
She’s a very nice and respectful!
Leah is an amazing therapist. She makes me feel heard and she really helps me to work through any issues that I’m having. I feel comfortable opening up to her as if I’m chatting with a friend. I couldn’t recommend her more!