Dr. Shannon D. Howard

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Dr. Shannon D. Howard
Business Excerpt
"Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you're gonna get." Such a true statement! Many of us have to "work with the cards we're dealt," even when those cards leave us feeling as if we have very few choices, and as if we have no control of our lives, but, isn't,"Life what you make it"? With that said, are you happy with life? Are you struggling with the chocolates in your box, or cards dealt you? We welcome the opportunity to offer new perspectives, that could result in a more fulfilled life!
Business Description

Dr. Shannon Howard is a highly sought-after professional counselor and CEO of SinClair McCoy, LLC. She serves as a sexual relationship specialist who focuses on assisting women and men with healing from childhood trauma surrounding sexual abuse. Her extensive educational background consists of dual degrees in both Counseling and Clinical Psychology with a focus on Philosophy and Women’s Studies. She also possesses specialized training in trauma relating to the treatment of sex offenders and survivors of sexual assault.

She believes that every client is unique in their way and that each person’s story is different. This is the catalyst behind her coaching methodology. Using targeted strategies and personalized coaching approaches, she works with couples and individuals to help them transition from victim to victor. Dr. Howard helps clients face their past trauma by uncovering and resolving the root issue, assessing desired outcomes, and implementing a plan of action that leads them toward living a more optimal life experience.

She is the author under the alias Sinclair McCoy of The Alternative book trilogy. She speaks nationally to the masses on a variety of topics including:

Life After Sexual Abuse
Finding Your Sexy After Sexual Abuse
Regaining Your Body Trust
And much more

She is the owner of a private practice AND co-owner/ managing partner of a group practice in Maryland. She is a full-time psychotherapist, author & Dating/Relationship Coach: Services offered include individual & family counseling. She has been in the counseling field since 2002 and is passionate to serve a variety of clientele.

Her thriving outpatient mental health practice serves clients located in the D. C. Metropolitan region and Southern Maryland. Currently, she conducts counseling sessions VIRTUAL ONLY.

Whatever the area you are willing to target to gain a new perspective, heal or become empowered, she welcomes the opportunity to serve.

I am LQBTQIA+allied, sex-positive, kink-friendly and nurturing to clients within this community. I also help clients navigate open relationships (ENM), polyamory, and non-traditional relationship arrangements.

I look forward to seeing you soon.

Dr. Shannon D. Howard, PsyD, LCPC, LPC, CSOTP

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Charles County Maryland-White Plains and Waldorf, MD
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Both Remote and Brick and Mortar
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My standard fees vary depending on the type of service I provide. The fee for most services is based on my contract agreement with your health care insurance company. Please contact your insurance company with specific questions you may have. Billing Plus will also assist you if you have questions regarding billing, co-pays, etc., but it is ultimately your responsibility to know all details about YOUR mental health insurance coverage. Additional administrative fees may also vary depending on the services needed. For instance, I charge for telephone consultation, report writing, and other ancillary professional work on your behalf. Detailed fees are described in the New Patient Registration Forms you can review and sign before scheduling. Payment Cash, check, Mastercard, Visa, Discover, and American Express cards are accepted for payment. You can make your payment during the session. You can also make a payment online by clicking on the Pay Now Button at the following link:
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Swinger (Lifestyle) Awareness Level

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