Legacy Life Counseling
& Consulting, Inc
Therapy for Individuals, Couples, & Families
Living a resilient life; mentally, emotionally, and spiritually is a sure way to build a strong and healthy legacy for you and your family.
Resiliency is the ability to bounce back during and after an adversity.
I am excited to assist you in this process and support you moving forward to a fuller and more productive life that you can be proud of.
We all have the ability to leave a healthy legacy and with support, and effective tools you can have that too!
Shannon D. Morell,
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy & Education.
Shannon here, I am a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in California (LMFT103953) specializing in individual, couples, and family therapy; and the Founder and lead therapist of Legacy Life Counseling and Consulting, Inc.; a private practice in Oceanside, CA.
I am a Graduate of National University, with a Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology.
Works as a Behavioral Health Prevention Specialist for the United States Marine Corps.
Group Facilitator and Presenter of "The Truth About PTSD" for the nonprofit group Mighty Oaks Warrior Program.
Work History and Experience:
Served as a Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence victim advocate for the Marine Corps Family Advocacy Program.
Facilitated as a Resiliency Trainer and Outreach Coordinator for UCLA Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior with the Families OverComing Under Stress program (FOCUS); a military resiliency based organization.
Developed and Directed a Christian Counseling Ministry for four years at a local church.
Interned as a Therapist for the Mobile Adolescent Service Team for Community Research Foundation (CRF) in San Diego.
Served as a Juvenile Court Counselor for the Department of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency in North Carolina.
Proud Veteran of the United States Navy.
I am a warm and collaborative therapist who provides support and practical insight. My integrative therapeutic approach creates a safe, confidential, and non-judgmental space where clients can explore their concerns, understand more about themselves, and learn better ways to cope with life's challenges. I utilize researched, evidence-based treatment approaches and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, I work with each individual, couple, or family to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth and resiliency they are seeking.
Certification and Trainings
Suicide Prevention: SafeTalk and ASSIST
Drug & Alcohol : Prime for Life 4.5 Trainer
Professional Activities and Memberships
I am currently a member of California Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (CAMFT)
If you are ready to take the next step toward a healthy lifestyle mentally, spiritually, and emotionally, contact me. If you are on the fence and have questions about services don't hesitate to reach out. I am looking forward to hearing from you and supporting you along your journey.
420 N. El Camino Real
Oceanside, CA 92057