Dr. Shannon Edwards: Forensic Psychological Serv.

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Dr. Shannon Edwards: Forensic Psychological Serv., PsyD in Pittsburgh
(412) 203-4186 Website

Dr. Shannon Edwards: Forensic Psychological Serv.

PsyD


Location

Forensic Psychological Services
210 Grant Street
Suite 400
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
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(412) 203-4186

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Experience is the Best Teacher

Dr. Edwards is a Clinical Forensic Psychologist serving the greater Pittsburgh area. She has extensive forensic and clinical experience working with juveniles, adults, and families. Unique to Pennsylvania and the Pittsburgh area, are her eight years of academic training in Forensic Psychology, which involved rigorous law and psychology specialty coursework. Dr. Edwards' academic foundation and applied training provided her necessary ethical and clinical tools, allowing her to competently practice the specialization of law and psychology's intersection.

Serving her Clients

Dr. Edwards provides psychological evaluations and court-involved therapy for family, criminal, and civil court. She has been accepted as an Expert in Allegheny, Butler, Erie, Washington, and Westmoreland counties; she can provide court-involved services to all counties of Pennsylvania.

Social Advocacy

Dr. Edwards strongly supports the need of social advocacy, at the state and federal level, to serve the best interest of society and patients at large. Please visit her webpage for more detailed lists of services: www.DrShannonEdwards.com You can follow Dr. Edwards on Instagram: @ForensicPsychDoc and on Twitter: @DrEdwards0711

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 4 Years
  • School: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology
  • Year Graduated: 2014
  • License and State: PS017980 Pennsylvania

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: Pennsylvania Women's Bar Association
  • Member Since: 2015
  • Membership: American Psychology - Law Society / 31075007
  • Member Since: 2009

Location

Forensic Psychological Services
210 Grant Street
Suite 400
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219
Call Dr. Shannon Edwards
(412) 203-4186

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Psychosis
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Co-Parenting and Reunification Therapy
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family, Criminal, Juvenile & Civil Court
  • Infidelity
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Medication Management
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Cancer
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Co-Parenting, Supervised Visitation
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Reunification, and Court-Requested therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 15 Jan 2019
Dr. Shannon Edwards: Forensic Psychological Serv., PsyD in Pittsburgh

Dr. Shannon Edwards: Forensic Psychological Serv.

PsyD