Our Team: Counselors
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Shelby Hardy, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

Shelby is a licensed psychologist who received her doctorate in clinical psychology from Suffolk University in 2009. She works with adolescents and adults struggling with depression and anxiety; the experience of trauma; the adjustment to chronic and terminal illnesses; behavioral health concerns; issues of identity; marital conflict; and grief. In her sessions, Shelby partners with clients to help them better understand both what they are struggling with and what is important to them so that they can enact meaningful changes in their lives and relationships. This collaborative work is done with the goal of helping clients to live a valued and genuine life, even in the face of pain and fear. Shelby utilizes acceptance and commitment therapy as well as traditional cognitive behavioral therapy, existential, and narrative techniques. She has particular experience working with military veterans and their families, as well as college students. Shelby is happy to work with all individuals, including those who identify as LGBTQ.

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Upcoming Programs & Events

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction – ClassMarch 15 - May 10

Overview Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is an effective, scientifically researched method for reducing physical and psychological suffering while building resilience, balance, and peace of mind. Learning to…

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Announcing 2024’s A Gala RenewedMay 2

Samaritan Center is excited to announce a trendy new twist on our annual gala! You're invited to join us on Thursday, May 2, 2024 from 50…

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