About Shantel Sullivan, Ed.D, LCSW, MSW
Dr. Sullivan grew up in rural, Upstate New York and earned her doctorate and master’s degrees from the University of New England in Portland Maine. She brings over a decade of clinical practice experience working with individuals, families, and communities. Dr. Sullivan has extensively worked with people who are dealing with grief, loss, caregiver fatigue, secondary trauma, and other major life changes. Dr. Sullivan has specialized in substance use addiction treatment and completed an advanced degree certification in addiction counseling. Dr. Sullivan is committed to a life of continuing education and immerses herself in bringing up-to-date, evidence-based practices into the healing process. She believes that people hold their answers within and takes pride in helping people maximize their strengths. She takes a holistic and person-centered approach to treatment utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), motivational enhancement therapy, mindfulness techniques, and self-compassion. She is also a seasoned national speaker, MSW instructor, serves as a clinical field instructor for aspiring clinicians, and a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW).
Partial List of Treatment Areas
- Major Life Change: grief, divorce, etc
- Alcohol Use
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- PTSD - Childhood Trauma
- Gender Confirmation Surgery Evaluation
- PTSD - Victim of Abuse
- Parent/Child Concerns
- LGBTQ+ Care
- Opioid/Pain Med Use
- Drug Use (non-opioid)
- Postpartum Depression
- PTSD - Single Incident/Shock
June 18, 2021
I love my therapists. Shantel
June 7, 2021
I immediately felt at ease!
May 6, 2021
Kind and took time to listen to my concerns
April 20, 2021
Shantel is very personable and kind!
April 2, 2021
It's all good! I love all the therapists and staff!!
December 30, 2020