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Shannon Reynolds

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC
Rhode IslandMassachusetts
Expressive arts therapy-Trauma-Anxiety-Relationships-Mindfulness-based & Zen practices-

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Professional statement

Shannon has over a decade of experience helping clients manage and heal through anxiety, depression, trauma or overall distress. She has deep understanding of how to transform suffering into strength by using skilled inquiry in talk therapy as well as the creative process. Through working with Shannon, clients can better understand themselves and their potential. This is because Shannon has both professional and personal experience using various forms of self-expression to help her clients address complex and difficult thoughts, feelings and experiences and dialogue with them in order to make them more manageable.

In sessions clients can expect to use mindfulness as well as existential and psychodynamic therapies that encourage authentic self-expression. Shannon is also trained in art therapy, has taken post-graduate credits in existential psychoanalytic therapy, has training in MBSR and DBT. She also holds memberships to professional organizations such as the American Art Therapy Association and New England Center for Existential Therapy. She is dedicated to building her skills and enriching her practice to provide the best treatment possible to her clients.

Message to clients

Welcome to therapy! Good work getting started. My intention with all my clients is to help you manage the emotional and mental obstacles that come with things like depression ,anxiety, trauma or major life changes. We'll help you use creativity and other skills to build a tool kit to help you achieve your "best self".

Our sessions are dependent upon what you want to get out of session. We might do plain old talk therapy, mindfulness or another kind of skill-building. We might do art or a meditation. These things are available anytime but usually come up organically.

I see all my clients virtually and I am open to a sliding scale for someone who might be paying out of pocket. If you are a parent, looking for therapy for your child, I see adolescents ages 12 and up. I find it's best when parents are able be involved and give input for their child's treatment but also trust the process of therapy by respecting their child's need for confidentiality.

I welcome all my clients into my practice with an open mind and an open heart. Sign up for a consult call or message me and we can get things started for you!

Work and Education

Private Practice
East Coast Mental Wellness
Northeast Health Services, Outpatient Clinician
Arbour Counseling Services
Trust the Process Group Practice

Institute for Existential Psychoanalysis, PhD-Level credits, 2011
Lesley University, MA, 2011


Rhode Island: MHC00942 - Massachusetts: LMHC10318




Expressive arts therapy - Using expressive arts to deepen the therapy process

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

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

Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Mindfulness-based & Zen practices - Building mindfulness practices to encourage a state of active, open attention on the present


  • Adults (24+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)
  • Loveland Therapy Fund Clients

Locations & Hours


Welcome! I am currently accepting clients for mid-morning (9a -1p) or late afternoon/evening sessions (4p-8p) via telehealth for folks in both RI and MA.


  • Berklee College of Music Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO) (in-network in RI)
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island BCBS RI (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA HMO (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA PPO (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Boston College Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare) (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Brown University Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare) (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Harvard Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO) (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Johnson and Wales University Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare) (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Lesley University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO) (in-network in RI, MA)
  • MIT Student and Affiliate Extended Insurance Plan (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO) (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island (in-network in RI, MA)
  • Northeastern University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO) (in-network in RI, MA)
  • RISD Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare) (in-network in RI, MA)
  • UMR (in-network in RI, MA)
  • United Healthcare (in-network in RI, MA)
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan (in-network in RI, MA)
  • University of Rhode Island (URI) Student Insurance (United Healthcare) (in-network in RI, MA)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$125 (50min)
  • Sliding scale:$75 - $125
  • Initial session:$150 (50min)
  • Family sessions:$200 (90min)

Additional session information

Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Venmo
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Client testimonials

"She listened and was great about answering my questions."
- Zencare client June 2021
"Shannon was very warm and easy to talk to. She clearly understands this craft."
- Zencare client June 2021
"Everything went well. Shannon listened to me, asked questions, and provided an opportunity for me to ask questions."
- Zencare client March 2021
"She was warm, asked great questions, and seems like she will be a good fit for our family."
- Zencare client September 2021
"Shannon was warm and welcoming. She patiently listened to what I wanted to work on in our sessions and worked with me to make an appointment. I'm really looking forward to working with her! I love her eclectic approach to wellness!!"
- Zencare client October 2021
"Shannon was very insightful and provided me with several treatment options that I found would be very helpful in assisting me in resolving my issues. I subsequently scheduled an in-person appointment."
- Zencare client October 2021
"Shannon understood the issues I need to deal with, she was very easy to speak to and she made me feel very comfortable discussing my feelings."
- Zencare client November 2021
"Very professional!! Able to answer all my questions in a short period of time."
- Zencare client April 2022
"Sounds very nice. I will have a session with her"
- Zencare client August 2022
"She seems like a caring person."
- Zencare client February 2023
"Shannon is so kind, wonderful and easy to talk to! Such a sweetheart! I’m looking forward to our first session!"
- Zencare client April 2023
"She was understanding welling to listen and help"
- Zencare client August 2023

Book a Free Initial Consultation

The practice will call you for a free 10min phone call to discuss your needs and ensure a match!

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