Shanna M. Williams, LCSW, MEd is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, trained Doula and Certified Lactation Counselor. Her practice integrates her knowledge areas to serve as a safe space for parents who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth or infant loss and are currently pregnant or parenting a baby born after a loss experience. Shanna utilizes personal and professional experiences with pregnancy after loss serves to guide families through a peaceful subsequent pregnancy experience.
Shanna’s practice, S.W. Doula, LLC centers the needs of Black families by providing individualized, holistic, evidence based approaches to heal mind, body and spirit on the journey of pregnancy after loss. The support provided creates a safe space to make sense of the past, find peace in the present and increase your confidence for the future.
As a virtual practice serving the Greater Philadelphia region, S.W. Doula, LLC welcomes new clients. Clients can expect to gain the knowledge, strength and skills to navigate their pregnancy & postpartum experience, while strengthening their relationship with their baby and loved ones.
Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Addressing issues specific to women and families during the pregnancy and postpartum period, including postpartum depression and anxiety
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
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
Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood
Shanna Williams is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 14 years
Widener University , Adjunct Professor , 2016 - Present
Widener University , Director of Social Work Counseling Services, 2016 - 2021
Holcomb Behavioral Health, Family & Individual Therapist, 2010 - 2015
Widener University , MSW, 2010
Widener University , MEd, Human Sexuality Studies, 2010
Widener University , BSW, 2006