Shawnta Wright

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, LPCS

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

Shawnta Wright

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, LPCS


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 (LPCS # S7739) & a National Certified Counselor (NCC # 219053). I am the owner of Mindful Bodies, located in Durham NC. I have served children, teens , adults, individuals, families, couples & groups for over 15 years. I utilize the 6 dimension Wellness Model, Motivational Interviewing & Cognitive Behavior Therapy in my treatment of clients with Binge Eating Disorder (BED), Bulimia, General Weight Management & Co-Occurring Concerns including Body Image issues & Pre & Post Bariatric Surgery mental health issues. We offer the Fit Mind/ Fit Body Adult & SHAPEDOWN Families Weight Management programs. I also offer clinical supervision to LPCAs.
I believe that change is a process so I help clients focus on social, physical, intellectual, creative, emotional & spiritual aspects of Weight Management, BED, Bulimia & related concerns. My clients & I work together as a team to set treatment goals and to change their thinking, behavior & emotional responses.
I am also an AFAA certified personal trainer / group fitness instructor & a licensed Zumba instructor & Mindful Bodies also provides physical fitness services at our offices & in the community. Mindful Bodies serves all people & we offer a sliding fee scale (pay with you can afford). For more information, www.mindfulbodies.net

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 9/17 - 12/3/18

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)

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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Fit Mind/ Fit Body Online Group Tues 2/20/18 - 5/8

Our 12 week long Fit Mind/ Fit Body ( FM/FB) weight management CBT group is held on Tues. nights from 7 - 8:15 pm Online using Webex video conferencing website or mobile app. 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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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
  • 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 Jul 2018
Shawnta Wright, MA, LPC, LPCS, Licensed Professional Counselor in Durham

Shawnta Wright

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, LPCS