Scott A. Shelby, PhD, LMFT-S, LPC-S
AAMFT Approved Supervisor
201 E. Reynolds
Suite E1
Ruston, LA 71270
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Phone:318-255-2922
Email:Click here to email me
Website:wwwe.familysolutionscounseling.org
Practice Description
Dr. Scott Shelby is the Owner and Clinical Director at Family Solutions Counseling Center. Dr. Shelby is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist - Supervisor (LA #1117), a Licensed Professional Counselor - Supervisor (LA #3515), an AAMFT Approved Supervisor, and a LPC Board Approved Supervisor for Provisional Licensed Professional Counselors and Provisional Licesned Marriage and Family Therapists in the state of Louisiana. Dr. Shelby is a Past President of the Louisiana Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and a Clinical Fellow of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy. Dr. Shelby has been married for 15 years to his wife Brienne and has 2 wonderful daughters, Amanda (14) and Abbey (9). In his limited clinical practice, Dr. Shelby chooses to work only with highly motivated individuals, couples and families experiencing very difficult, challenging and complicated issues. He has developed a passion, interest and expertise in couples related counseling. He enjoys experiencing positive outcomes with individuals and couples as they reach their relationship goals and find peace, satisfaction and happiness with themselves and each other. He has advanced specialization working with individuals and couples struggling through infidelity (physical or emotional), loss of interest in your partner, emotional disconnection/separation, and strained relationships in your marriage or in your committed relationships. Dr. Shelby also has advanced training in many issues surrounding separation and divorce. Shelby is a trained and certified Family and Divorce Mediator. He is recognized by the Louisiana State Bar Association as an Alternative Dispute Resolution Specialist. He provides divorcing couples with an alternative to traditional divorce by helping resolve child custody, property division, spousal support and child support issues. Dr. Shelby currently is an Assistant Professor at the University of Louisiana Monroe, teaching Masters and Doctoral level courses in Marriage and Family Therapy. He previously was an adjunct faculty at Northcentral University, teaching Masters and Doctoral level courses in Marriage and Family Therapy and Counseling. Shelby completed his Doctorate of Philosophy Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Louisiana Monroe. The Doctorate program at ULM is only one of 13 Doctorate programs currently that offer dual accreditation from both the Council of Accreditation for Marriage and Therapy Education (COAMFTE) and the Council for the Accreditation for Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). His dissertation focused on creative systemic action in brief therapy within multiple treatment contexts. He is also graduate of the Master of Arts Degree Program from the University of Louisiana Monroe, Marriage and Family Therapy Program.
Approved Supervisor
This AAMFT Clinical Fellow is also an Approved Supervisor. The Approved Supervisor designation identifies those professionals who have met the educational, experiential, and supervisory training requirements to supervise marriage and family therapists, for AAMFT Clinical Fellow Membership. Please check with your state and/or provincial licensing board to verify if this AAMFT Approved Supervisor is an acceptable supervisor for your licensing requirements.
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Office Information
Family Solutions Counseling Center has 2 locations serving North Louisiana: Monroe, LA: 1300 Hudson Lane, Suite 10, Monroe LA, 71201 318.322.6500 Ruston, LA: 201 E. Reynolods, Suite E 1 Ruston, LA 71270 318.255.2922 Office Hours: M-F 8:00 -6:00
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Gender: Male

Education
PhD, Marriage and Family Therapy
License/Certification in Marriage and Family Therapy *
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Louisiana - License # 1117
Other Licenses/Certifications *
Scott Andrew Shelby Licensed Professional Counselor (LA #3515) Louisiana
Voluntary Certifications/Awards/Memberships/Publications
Languages spoken other than English
Health Plan Participation
Aetna Blue Cross Blue Shield Cigna ComPsych Coventry Humana Magellan Meritain MHNet St. Francis Missionaries TRICARE UMR United Behavioral Health United Health Care Value Options Vantage

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