Shawnta Wright

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S

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Shawnta Wright, MA, LPC-S, Licensed Professional Counselor in Durham
(919) 551-3459 Website

Shawnta Wright

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S


Location

Mindful Bodies
1058 West Club Blvd Office Area 3, Office 303C
Northgate Mall
Durham, North Carolina 27701
(919) 551-3459

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I am a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPC-S # S7739) & a National Certified Counselor (NCC # 219053). I am the owner of Mindful Bodies, located in Durham NC. Since 1999, I have provided mental health counseling to children, teens , adults, individuals, families & groups . I utilize the Wellness Model, Motivational Interviewing & Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Binge Eating Disorder, Bulimia Nervosa, general weight management, Bariatric Surgery mental health, body image distortion, self worth, self esteem, anxiety, depression & parenting skills. Starting Sept 2019, I will offer Emotion Focused couples counseling.

I believe that change is a process so I help clients increase their motivation and overcome barriers to making desired changes. I help clients improve their social, physical, intellectual, creative, emotional & spiritual functioning . My clients & I work together as a team to set their treatment goals & change their thinking, behavior & emotional responses.

Mindful Bodies offers: (1) mental health counseling in our offices and online on webex video conferencing, (2) physical fitness services & (3) workshops/ seminars. We serve all people & we offer a sliding fee scale (pay with you can afford). We are located on the lower level (basement) of North Gate Mall in Durham NC .

Qualifications

  • License No. and State: S7739 North Carolina

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $20 - $100
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: NCCU / Master of Arts
  • Year graduated: 2006

Shawnta Wright's Groups

Fit Mind/ Fit Body (FM/FB) Group 1/7/19 - 4/1/19

Our 12 week long Fit Mind/ Fit Body ( FM/FB) weight management CBT group is held Onsite on Mon. nights from 7 - 8:15 pm at Mindful Bodies' office at Northgate Mall in Durham NC. FM/FB group members learn & practice 10 Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) skills so they can think, feel & behave in ways that help them manage their weight & related issues. We can enroll clients in the current FM/FB group through the 3rd week of that group. Pre-registration is required for group attendance so text 919-812-3172 or email swright@mindfulbodies.net

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SHAPEDOWN (SD) Group for Parents, Kids & Teens

SHAPEDOWN (SD) groups are for children/ teens & their parents/ caregivers. SD group sessions are 2 hours in length and occur for 10 weeks. The first 75 mins of group are spent with parents and kids in separate groups with group facilitators discussing and practicing practical & psychological weigh management skills. The remaining 45 mins is spent with all families & kids together in 1 large group performing gentle family fitness activities. We can enroll group members through the 2nd week of the current SD group. Pre-registration is required for group attendance so text 919-812-3172 or email swright@mindfulbodies.net

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BED & Bulimia CBT Group Tues 1/8/19 - 4/2/19

The BED/BN group meets for 12 Tues nights from 7 - 8:15pm. Group members learn & practice Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) skills to help them think, feel & behave in ways that help them manage their lives more effectively & reduce binges and/ or purging. We can enroll clients in the current BED/ BN group through the 3rd week of the group cycle. Pre-registration is required for group attendance so text 919-812-3172 or email swright@mindfulbodies.net

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Location

Mindful Bodies
1058 West Club Blvd Office Area 3, Office 303C
Northgate Mall
Durham, North Carolina 27701
(919) 551-3459

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Eating Disorders
  • Weight Loss
  • Thinking Disorders
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Obesity
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Categories
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Video Counseling

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 18 Dec 2018
Shawnta Wright, MA, LPC-S, Licensed Professional Counselor in Durham

Shawnta Wright

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC-S