Shunise Bledsoe is currently a doctoral candidate in Clinical Psychology at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in D.C. She holds a master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from the American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Northern Virginia, and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Vanderbilt University. She has previously worked in community mental health settings providing both psychotherapy and psychological evaluations. Her work in community mental health has allowed her to gain experience working with individuals with a varied range of concerns including anxiety, self-esteem, and depression. Ms. Bledsoe conducts individual psychotherapy at SBHS. She integrates techniques from Cognitive-Behavioral and Mindfulness-based modalities. Ms. Bledsoe believes that a non-judgmental, empathic, and client-centered approach is vital to helping clients identify and work toward their own personalized goals.