Kara Shaughnessy, LCSW

Social WorkFemaleAge 33

Kara Shaughnessy
Accepting new patients

Empowered Life Counseling LLC

677 N New Ballas Rd Ste 206 Creve Coeur, MO 63141

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(314) 275-0617

Kara Shaughnessy, LCSW is a Social Worker in Creve Coeur, MO. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Kara Shaughnessy to book an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

"My role as a counselor is to build authentic relationships, motivate individuals toward their goals and maintain safety in the therapeutic relationship.  I am genuine, try to use the skills that I teach and I ..."

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Kara Shaughnessy's conditions and procedures:

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Depression
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Grief
  • Mindfulness Meditation
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem Problems
  • Self-Harm
  • Spiritual Problems
  • Stress
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation

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(314) 275-0617

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About Me

Care Philosophy

My role as a counselor is to build authentic relationships, motivate individuals toward their goals and maintain safety in the therapeutic relationship. ...Read more


I am experienced in the treatment of depression, anxiety and other mood disorders; emotion dysregulation/Borderline PD traits; chronic pain; stress management;...Read more


  • Social Work
  • Clinical Social Work
  • Psychotherapy


University Of Missouri Saint Louis / Masters Of Social Work
Missouri State University/Springfield Campus
Undergraduate School

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Kara Shaughnessy frequently treats Angioplasty With Stent Placement, Anxiety, and Bipolar Disorder. See all procedures and conditions Kara Shaughnessy treats.

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Kara Shaughnessy's office is located at 677 N New Ballas Rd Ste 206, Creve Coeur, MO 63141. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Empowered Life Counseling LLC

Empowered Life Counseling LLC677 N New Ballas Rd Ste 206 Creve Coeur, MO 63141
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    • Mon: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    • Tue: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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