Shawn Bakelman, MA, LPC-Intern
Licensed Professional Counselor-Intern, Supervised by Robert Good, MA, ThM, LPC-S
I am a United States Marine Corps Veteran with 8 years of decorated service including two combat tours. I graduated from Liberty University with a Masters in Professional Counseling. I also completed my MBA at Texas Women’s University and a Bachelor of Science degree in business and accounting from Hawaii Pacific University. I spend my free time going camping with my husband and children, playing sports, volunteering in the student ministry, missionary work locally and abroad, and learning to play different musical instruments.
I understand the uniqueness of each person, meeting the individual needs through an integrative approach. I am passionate about helping others overcome life’s challenges. My desire is to provide a hand up in life through finding peace and contentment by equipping those in need with adequate skills and tools.
I am a certified Prepare-Enrich Facilitator, completed Sexual Assault Training through the Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center approved by the Office of the Texas Attorney General, and am experienced in Trauma-Focused CBT.
My specialties include, but are not limited to:
- Crisis Intervention
- Emotional Regulation
- Coping Skills
- Adjustment Disorders
- Pre-Marital/Marital Counseling