Shonta Williams

LCSW

About Me

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) specializing in individual and family therapy. I have 16 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and families in the school system. My approach is to help clients identify their strengths, resources and develop better communication, decision making and coping skills. I believe that therapy should be a collaborative effort between the therapist and client. I am here to help clients identify their own strengths and inner resources. My role is to give clients the tools and support needed to move ahead and create positive effective change in their lives and relationship with others. I serve to strengthen the client’s support system.
My areas of expertise include anger and conflict management, interpersonal issues, peer relationship, stress management, school issues, self-esteem, and girl/women issues.
Types of Therapy: Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Family Systems, Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused Therapy
Modality: Individuals, Family


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Parenting issues
  • Self esteem
Also experienced in:
Trauma and abuse , Grief , Anger management , Depression , Coping with life changes , ADHD , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Communication Problems , Family Problems , Forgiveness , Self-Love , Women's Issues , Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 16

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LCSW #CSW007365 (Expires: 2022-09-30)


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Shonta Williams. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with Teen Counseling might be different.

Written by F.L. on Jul 19, 2022 after therapy with Shonta for 3 weeks

I love her!!!

Written by B.R. on Jul 03, 2022 after therapy with Shonta for 3 weeks on issues concerning relationship

I highly recommend Shonta. She’s been a great help to both my partner + me as far as improving our relationship. She’s neutral, responds in a timely manner, as well as gives homework for improvement pertaining to our issue (s).

Written by E.L. on Apr 16, 2022 after therapy with Shonta for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

very kind & listens. she recommends multiple ways to take a step forward in life, and it is always beneficial

Written by K.E. on Mar 02, 2022 after therapy with Shonta for 11 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Shonta Williams is very helpful and answers all questions.

Written by K.E. on Oct 24, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 8 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, and anger management

I use the tools and the voice of rationality that Shonta provides.
Since I’ve been using this service, my overall mental health has drastically improved.

Written by L.A. on Oct 22, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 5 months

My daughter loves her time with Shonta. We’ve unsuccessfully tried two other counselors and was about to give up on virtual counseling until we met Shonta. Thank you for your help, assistance and guidance. God willing-you will be apart of this family for a long time.

Written by H.O. on Oct 19, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd

She is very helpful. She had a lot of experience helping people with childhood sexual trauma.

Written by M.A. on Oct 03, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and coping with life changes

I loved working with Mrs. Williams!! She was so helpful and compassionate!

Written by G.A. on Sep 24, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and sleeping disorders

Ms. Shonta Williams has been so helpful in my journey with overcoming anxiety with her thoughtful messages and effective worksheets. She has taken the time to listen to my issues with empathy, I felt like she was a personal cheerleader. I cherish the time I have spent with her, she is a such a sweet and kind person.!

Written by J.A. on Sep 03, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and career difficulties

Shonta’ is an amazing listener and always knows what to say. She makes you feel extremely comfortable, like you’re talking to a friend, but with unbiased advice.

Written by N.A. on Aug 07, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 3 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, parenting issues, anger management, and compassion fatigue

Shonta is amazing and I look forward to speaking with her each session. She is objective, she is engaging and she makes me feel seen and heard.

Written by S.A. on Aug 02, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Shonta is great. She listens and advices. She lets me vent and cry then validates my feelings.

Written by M.J. on Jul 20, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and adhd

Shonta is amazing. She listens and offers good advice in the areas I need help focusing on. She is timely, check-ins with you, and makes sure you are being heard and gives advice that has personally helped my in my everyday life.

Written by M.I. on Jun 23, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 3 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues

Shonta has been enjoyable to work with. She is a good listener, grasps the issue at hand and makes practical suggestions. I look forward to each session and have already shared my opinions on these sessions.

Written by J.U. on Jun 15, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, sleeping disorders, and self esteem

Very helpful and understanding!

Written by S.H. on Jun 11, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd

She is the best I know I'm a lot to handle but she does wonders

Written by J.A. on May 17, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder,

She is amazing. I really don’t have words to explain how helpful she is. She is a woman of strategy and she helps me get down to the root of what’s going on and then she gives a strategy that I can live by to assist me on this journey!

Written by A.M. on Apr 19, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd

Shonta Williams is awesome! She makes you feel comfortable and is very compassionate and understanding. She offers practical advice and relates to you in a friendly, personal manner. She is one of the best counselors I have met and the tools and insight she gave me changed my perspective and have helped me to grow and better myself.

Written by K.A. on Apr 13, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 2 weeks

So far so good I have nothing but nice thi gs to say about my counselor she has been great help to me.

Written by D.A. on Mar 12, 2021 after therapy with Shonta for 2 weeks

She has been very responsive and great so far

Work with me!