Anxiety

Alexus Sheppard

Alexus is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson ( Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) where she received her Master’s Degree in Trauma and Community Counseling. She has experience providing services in an outpatient setting as well as in a school-based setting working with children and adolescents. Her primary clinical focus is addressing a variety of mental health problems including childhood trauma, anger, anxiety, oppositional defiant disorder, and low self-esteem. Alexus believes that exploring childhood trauma is a priority because if untreated can lead to long term medical health and social consequences. She utilizes concepts from Trauma- Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy( TF-CBT) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to support individuals one on one or group setting.

Alexus Sheppard

Jennifer Meehan, LCSW

Jennifer received a Bachelor of Science in Family and Community Services from the University of Delaware, and a Master of Social Work degree from Delaware State University. As a graduate student, she was honored with the Professor Ernestine C. Brown Legacy of Leadership Award from the Alpha Delta Mu Honor Society of Social Work, and she was also the recipient of the NASW-Delaware Chapter’s MSW Scholarship Award.

Jennifer has over ten years of experience in the mental health field, the majority of which she was employed as a counselor for at-risk children and adolescents. She has also provided services for adults diagnosed with biological and psychological health conditions in both long and short-term inpatient care.

Jennifer uses play therapy, art therapy, bibliotherapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy often in practice with children and adolescents. She applies a person-centered approach to emphasize and build on her clients’ inherent strengths.

Jennifer Meehan

LCSW

Shannon Tarolli, LAC-provisionally licensed professional.



Shannon is a Nationally Certified Counselor and Licensed Associate Counselor of Mental Health in Delaware. She received her MA in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from William Paterson University of New Jersey. She has 5 plus years of experience working in an outpatient setting. Her primary clinical focus is working with children, adolescents, and adults who experience anxiety (such as, generalized anxiety, separation anxiety, panic disorder, and specific phobias), compulsions, and depression. She is knowledgeable about cognitive behavioral therapy and uses this treatment modality with all age ranges. Shannon is currently working towards becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor in Delaware.

Shannon Tarolli, LAC