DeShannon  Williamson

DeShannon Williamson


Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
California Accepting Online

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Updated April 5, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Loss, grief, and bereavement
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma

Professional statement

DeShannon offer expertise in evidence-based treatments for anxiety, depression, and relationship difficulties. DeShannon uses a collaborative and strengths-based approach that integrates cultural factors as appropriate.

DeShannon was raised in an inner-city, urban area, he carries a high level of understanding for individuals that come from marginalized environments. He also specialize in professional and work stress. He has been a business owner, philanthropist, and investor for almost 30 years. He has experience with high output career stress and how it can affect us.

He has advanced specialized training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Trauma and Grief, substance use support, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). He is also a certified Domestic Violence facilitator.

DeShannon has supported thousands of individuals needing mental health support in the Criminal Justice System, Adult Probation, Juvenile Justice System, Drug Court, and drug and alcohol involvement. He also serve as a Board member for 2 organizations where he mentor hundreds of young men of color to be successful.

Message to clients

For Private, confidential therapy Call DeShannon Williamson LCSW.

DeShannon specializes in quality mental health therapy. His approach is to provide an understanding, empathic, non-judgmental relationship in which you can explore your feelings and experiences with the goal of improving your quality of life.

He enjoys riding Harley Davidson motorcycles and spending time with family and friends.


Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse


  • Adults (24+)
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)


DeShannon Williamson is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $200 (50min)
  • Family sessions: $200 (50min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • PayPal
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • As needed


Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8am to 7pm
  • Tue 8am to 7pm
  • Wed 8am to 7pm
  • Thu 8am to 7pm
  • Fri 8am to 7pm
  • Sat 8am to 7pm
  • Sun 8am to 7pm

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 8 years

Comfort Wellness Therapy , Owner, 2021 - Present

California State East Bay, Master’s Degree in Social Work, 2016


California: 99175