W. Shawn Welty, Licensed Professional Counselor

W. Shawn Welty, LPC, LCADC

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Are you feeling out of sorts? Are things just not falling into place for you? Is there a thought that won't go away, that you've perhaps tried to take away through drugs, drinking, or some other unhealthy way? Or, maybe you feel like things are going well, but you're afraid something bad will happen soon? Has someone said to you that maybe you should see a therapist about this? In today's world, it's not uncommon to experience stress, anxiety or depression. But when it becomes dysfunctional and interferes with how you live your life, that's when a helping hand may be the right place to turn to.

I've seen the effects of bullying, of substance abuse, and trauma. I've seen what the long term effects of being ostracized in school have done, and how it affects the patterns of relationships in the person's adult life. I am trained in EMDR, TF-CBT, and DBT therapies. These modalities help the client make sense of trauma, anxiety, and the gray areas.

Specialties & Clinical Interests

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar & Other Mood Disorders
  • Bullying
  • Career
  • Depression
  • Gender Identity
  • Pet Loss
  • Relationships
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Identity
  • Stress/Stress Management
  • Trauma & Ptsd

Therapy Types

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Trauma-Informed Therapy

Community Specialties

  • Lgbtqia+

Fees & Insurance

Cost per Session
Sliding Scale
Pay By
Cash, Check, Credit Card, American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Insurance Plans Accepted
Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Licenses & Certifications

Years in Practice
License #
Licensed Professional Counselor
New Jersey
Professional Certification(s)
National Certifed Counselor
National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)
Graduate School(s)
Year Graduated
The College of New Jersey
MA Counselor Education