Shawn earned his Master’s Degree in Psychology at National University and received his training at the Center for Individual and Family Counseling in North Hollywood, CA. Shawn began a career with the Los Angeles County Probation Department in 2004 and this is where he realized his passion for helping others through the challenging times in life. Shawn’s main motivation is to assist his clients with recognizing their potential that they have buried deep down inside and realizing there is hope even when they feel hopeless.
Shawn has been working in the field of Mental Health and Substance Abuse for almost 10 years. He specializes in areas of Individual, Family and Group Therapy, Addiction/Co-occurring Disorders, Relapse Prevention, and Anger management. Shawn has an amazing wife and family that include 5 children ranging in ages 20 to 10 months. Shawn is extremely involved in his community and volunteers at Adventist Health Simi Valley where he and his wife facilitate a Heart Patient Support Group.