She/Her/HersLicensed Master Social Worker, LMSW Master of Social Work, MSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Shannon Newcomb is a therapist in Saint Louis, Missouri. She specializes in depression, trauma & PTSD, and anxiety treatment for children, teenagers, adolescents, and young adults.
She provides services both in-person and virtually with a varying sliding scale.
Ms. Newcomb graduated from the University of Missouri-St. Louis in 2016 with a Bachelor's degree in Social Work. In 2018, Ms. Newcomb graduated with Phi Alpha Honors from Saint Louis University with a Master's degree in Social Work and a concentration in Interpersonal Practice with Children and Youth.
Shannon is also the author of Core Implications for Traumatized Children, a short book that outlines the treatment of trauma in children and ways in which to maintain mental and emotional stabilization.
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
Developmental disorders - Support coping with and understanding a child’s unique strengths and challenges; strengthening social and communication skills; parent training and coaching
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
Racism, oppression, and discrimination - Exploring how racism, oppression, and discrimination impacts one’s life, including relationships, work life, and self-esteem; growing self-care practices to combat the negative emotions that arise when faced with identity-based adverse experiences
Shannon Newcomb is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 6 years
Heartland PMAD Consultants, LLC, Certificate, 2021
Saint Louis University, Master of Social Work, 2018
ExpertRating Life Coach Certification, Certificate, 2018
University of Missouri-St. Louis, Bachelor of Social Work, 2016
3C Institute Bounce Back Trauma , Certificate, 2016