Sheila Dunnells, Ph.D.,
NYS Licensed Teacher
Co-Occurring Disorders Professional
Licensed -Alcohol & Drug, Counselor
Certified Bereavement Counselor
Anger Management Certificate.
My total focus is on relationships and how to problem solve within them.
I am a grandmother, mother, daughter, sister, grand aunt, friend. I love my West Highland Terrier, She and I are a Therapy Dog Team and she is a Service Dog.
My son describes me as: Culture Warrior; Dinner Hour Pundit; Mama/ Grandma Grizzly.
First and foremost, I am a teacher! I am a licensed NYS Educator with experience in career counseling, teaching English, and in Public Relations.
I also hold Certification as a Co-Occurring Disorders Professional (CCDP) and Drug and Alcohol Counselor in PA (CASAC). Both PA certifications are under the jurisdiction of the IC&RC. (The International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium). This allows me to work in every state in the US that shares reciprocity, plus some foreign countries. I hold the L-Credentialed Alcohol and Drug Counselor in ME. I am certified in Bereavement Counseling from The Association for Death Education and Counseling. I also have training in Anger Management.
While these credentials round out my education, my only focus is problem solving you relationship questions.
If we work together, between consults, you will find that I am responsive to your text messages and emails. I will also accommodate a need for a consultation on short notice.
Remember: You Matter