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Do you feel…

You’re in over your head as a parent?

At your wits’ end? 

Completely out of ideas and strategies?

Puzzled by your child’s challenging behaviors? 

Ashamed or embarrassed as a parent?

[You are not alone]

If you answered yes, then you’re in the right place!

I personally experienced nearly all of these feelings as a parent at one time. 

In fact, during that season, I was too ashamed to share with friends and family about my difficult child, my parenting struggles, or the fact that I was merely surviving as a parent.

That is…until I went back to school and began studying counseling and child development…and practicing my newfound knowledge and skills on my own children.  When my clinical counseling skills and experience began transforming my parenting (and my children’s behaviors) for the better, I immediately knew I wanted to share this with as many people as possible…to help other parents feel as empowered as I had.  My mission is to provide excellence in therapy for children and teens, and to share with parents like myself a few skills and techniques that will help them go from merely surviving to thriving!!…from feeling like a failure to feeling confident as a parent and proud of their child’s progress.

I work hard to provide an encouraging, safe, and judgement-free zone for parents to be able to discuss their deepest concerns.  I love helping parents see what they’re already doing well…and then empowering them to tweak the other areas.

Concerned about your child or teen? Contact me today for a free 15-min consultation.


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Meet Shelley Spence, LPC-MHSP

Welcome! I’m so glad you’re here! I’m Shelley Spence, a Nationally-Certified Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in angry, challenging, and difficult children and teens.
With over 15 years of experience in working with children and families, I provide online counseling and help overwhelmed parents reconnect with their difficult children and teens so they can quit walking on eggshells and restore the laughter and peace within their families.


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