Shawna Chesley-Kroh

Site-Based Counselor at the College of Veterinary Medicine
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Identities & Language

  • Straight/heterosexual
  • White
  • Christian
  • Language: English

Education & License

Shawna has a bachelor's degree in business management and a master's degree in professional counseling. She is licensed with the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners (AZBHE) as a Licensed Professional Counselor.

Specialty Populations

  • couples
  • neurodiverse

Specialty Areas

  • Academic Concerns
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Crisis
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Emotional Abuse or Narcissistic Abuse
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital Counseling
  • Non-suicidal Self-Injury/Self-Harm
  • Peer Relationships
  • Performance and Test Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Treatment Approach

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Gottman's Couples Counseling
  • Mindfulness
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Solution-Focused
  • Trauma-Focused
  • Trauma-Informed

Professional Interests

Shawna uses a variety of approaches to assist her clients with daily struggles with anxiety, depression, suicidality, self-harm, trauma, addiction, marital issues, ADHD, and Imposter syndrome. She uses CBT, DBT, EMDR, Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing and ACT approaches to counseling.

Personal Interests

Shawna enjoys spending time with her family and watching her son play for his college football team. When the weather is warm enough, she enjoys her pool and relaxation outdoors.