Shelby DeBord

Pre-Licensed Professional, ACSW

Verified by Psychology Today
4 Endorsed
(442) 239-4715

Shelby DeBord

Pre-Licensed Professional, ACSW

Verified by Psychology Today
4 Endorsed

Location

Walnut Creek, CA 94596
(442) 239-4715
Offers online therapy
Other Location +

Additional Location

Yucca Valley, CA 92284
(442) 239-4715
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About

Do you find yourself stuck in repeated cycles? Have you noticed that you continue to gravitate towards making the same mistakes or falling into the same negative patterns that are destructive to your life and relationships? You may be getting in your own way, or it’s time to set new boundaries-it is time to look inward and recalibrate your internal compass. If you are ready to do the work, i am ready to help guide you along your journey! You deserve to feel empowered, loved and respected in a relationship with yourself. Sex Worker Positive! Kink Friendly! Non-Traditional Relationships Welcome! LGBTQ Ally!
Each individual has the ability to manifest through their choices and actions the life they hope to achieve. By offering an open mind a non-judge mental approach and a great sense of humor i hope to guide you towards becoming empowered and free from yourself and negative energies dimming your light. I offer a holistic/existential and relaxed therapy style.
I hope to challenge you and help you learn how to love yourself through utilizing our therapeutic bond to help you feel confident in being in charge of your life. “Fears can be limitless, but fear itself only has as much reality and power as what we allow it to be for ourselves”
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Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $200
Pay By: American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Kaiser (Out-of-Network)
  • MHN | Health Net
  • Magellan
  • TRICARE
  • TriWest
Email me or call (442) 239-4715 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Prelicense: California / 99249
  • Supervisor: Charles Rowell
  • Supervisor License: California / 32378

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: University of Nevada Reno / Bachelors in Social Work
  • Degree: Walden. University / Masters in Social Work-Military Social Work

Endorsements

Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MS, AMFT
"Shelby is honest and straight forward. She using a gentle push when needed to help her clients see their highest potential. She is kind and tactful. You won't regret having her on your side during your healing journey."

Pre-Licensed Professional, MA
"Shelby has an amazing presence and genuine warmth for her clients that is palatable the moment you start talking with her. Her depth and ability to hold space for clients, even in the toughest of circumstances, is incredible, I am blessed to work with her."

Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, APC
"Shelby's approach is warm, thorough and direct. I appreciate her insight and brevity; as well as her ability to simply be herself enabling the same from her clients."

Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT,
"Shelby is a deeply empathetic clinician who brings warmth, humor, and widespread knowledge into her practice. She approaches every case with a commitment, curiosity, and extensive care. I highly recommend Shelby as a therapist!"

Location

Walnut Creek, CA 94596
(442) 239-4715
Offers online therapy
Other Location +

Additional Location

Yucca Valley, CA 92284
(442) 239-4715
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Mood Disorders
  • Transgender
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Kink Lifestyle and Sex Worker positive
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Non-Traditional Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Humanistic
  • Person-Centered
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals

Nearby Areas

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Last Modified: 7 Jul 2022
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Pre-Licensed Professional, ACSW