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Eleanor Shumaker Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Virginia
Eleanor Shumaker , LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Richmond, VA


Accepting new clients

About me

With 35 years experience & a deep passion for this work, I'd love to help you find greater peace & purpose in your relationships & your life. Our steps? With God's help: #1: Affirm your strengths. #2: Find what's blocking you. #3: Heal or remove those blocks.

When I was 19 years old, I fell in love with working with those who are in emotional distress or who are struggling to find greater peace, love and purpose in their lives, and so went on to get a

Bachelor’s degree in Psychology – Bryn Mawr College
Master’s degree in Social Work – University of Chicago
Master’s degree in Christian Education – Union Theological Seminary of Virginia
Clinical Social Work Licensure – in Casework, 1984 & Groupwork, 1985
Counseling is my passion. I now have over 35 years of professional experience in this field, and many more years than that in struggling as a human being, and in striving toward personal and spiritual growth. 😊



Fees and insurance

Specialties and clinical interests

Therapy types

Community specialties

Faith-based specialties


Ellie Shumaker, LCSW

4913 Fitzhugh Avenue
Suite 102
Richmond, VA 23230 US


Licensed to see clients in

Years in practice


Service types

  • Therapy / Counseling

Types of clients

  • Adults (18+)
  • Older Adults (65+)
  • Individuals


  • English

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