Dr. Kathryn Shafer, PHD

Psychotherapy •  Female • Age 62
  
Dr. Shafer
Accepting new patients

Limitless Potentials

351 S Us Highway 1 # 100 Jupiter, FL 33477

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(561) 799-6789

Dr. Kathryn Shafer, PHD is a Psychotherapist in Jupiter, FL. She is affiliated with medical facilities Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center and St. Mary's Medical Center. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shafer to book an appointment.


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Dr. Shafer's conditions and procedures:

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Attack
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Behavior Modification
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief
  • Grief Therapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Pediatric Behavior Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relationship Issues
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management

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D.r Shafer is an outstanding Psychotherapist who changed for life for the better forever. My sessions have greatly helped me with depression, personal issues, and family matters. Dr. Shafer's techniques and teaching skills to help with all types of personal problems are second to none.
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Jonathan – Jun 26, 2020
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Dr. Shafer is an incredibly effective therapist and truly cares about helping each of her clients. I regularly attended a women's group at Limitless Potentials, her private practice, and was impressed by her methods and dedication to her clients. She was able to help each of us in the group drastically improve our quality of life despite the fact that our issues varied greatly. I used to believe therapy could not help me as I suffered from severe symptoms of PTSD for many years. After working with Dr. Kathy, I am no longer experiencing any symptoms of PTSD and I wake up each day with a childlike sense of hope and wonder. She is a pioneer in her field and often speaks at conferences about her professional approach. I highly recommend Dr. Shafer to anyone who is looking for an outstanding therapist.
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Diana B. – Jun 02, 2020
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Dr. Kathy provides a healing and caring environment that encompasses all aspects of wellness. They don't come any better than her!
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Mar 13, 2020
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I have met with Dr Shafer several times in the past few months. She is knowledgeable & compassionate and has helped me at a Very Difficult Time.... I highly recommend Dr Shafer. And I have done so
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Patty – Mar 11, 2020
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Dr. Shafer has worked with me for several years and has been a wonderful therapist. She's worked with me on some very bad anxiety and issues with depression, as well as a tragedy in my life a couple years back. She even takes the time to call and wish me a happy birthday, which shows how much she cares about her patients.
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Paul D. – Mar 11, 2020
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Dr. Shafer helped me get through my divorce. My spouse was an alcoholic and without Dr. Shafer's guidance, I would not have known how to handle that situation and how to address those issues with my kids. She is a straight shooter and I highly recommend her.
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Mar 11, 2020
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I have known Dr Shafer in many capacities. As my first therapist, over 20 yrs ago, she was instrumental in helping me lay the foundation for mind, body, spirit wellness. She has also been my teacher and mentor over the years. Dr Shafer walks the talk and is the real deal!
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Lisa Kiebzak – Mar 10, 2020
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Dr. Shafer is a knowledgeable and highly experienced practitioner who uses a variety of techniques to help you focus, see inside yourself, learn and eventually heal. From psychotherapy to yoga and meditation Dr. Shafer has quite a number of tools at hand. Yet, with all of this knowledge and experience, she continues to learn and grow herself as she helps us do the same. Five stars!
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Sigmund – Mar 10, 2020
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Dr shafer is the most comfort inducing appointment you’ll ever make. She’s always helpful and kind, and still highly ethical. No cheating allowed in her office. If you really want help with something, she’s amazing.
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Elaine Del Bene – Mar 10, 2020
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Dr. Shafer has been a wonderful support to me and a pleasure to work with. She consistently demonstrates great care for her clients and is so energetic and passionate about her work. Her energy is calming and she truly listens. I highly recommend Dr. Shafer!
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Mar 10, 2020
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I've been going to Dr. Shafer for more than 6 years - in fact my whole family has been at one time or another. She has truly gotten us through some difficult moments and continues to be there for us when we need her. It's a no brainer to recommend her!!
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Oct 19, 2019
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Cold and inauthentic—her therapy was average, but when I reconnected with her to sign and fax a 1 page form so I can return to school, I was met with a plethora of simply unbelievable excuses and extensive out of office time, leading me to believe her entire service was performative with exclusively monetary motives. Her staunch unwillingness to help a recent client readmit into their university to continue their life and reintegrate into normal society demonstrates her ironic lack of empathy
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Nov 27, 2018
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Dr. Shafer is amazing! She is extremely educated. Not only in the academic sense of the word, but also in life experience. Her knowledge, wisdom, quick wit, positive energy and genuine effort of making people feel at ease is so enjoyable. She listens carefully to issues brought to her and even after the first appointment can help turn negatives into positives. I also highly recommend her EMDR expertise. She is truly a healing professional with a beautiful burst of positive energy.
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Teresa H. in Wellington, Florida – Dec 30, 2017
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I highly recommend seeing Dr. Shafer. I have been going to her for several years and will continue to do so for many more. Her expertise is valuable as well as her passion for what she does. Dr. S is great! :-)
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About Me

For over 30 years Kathryn C. Shafer Ph.D., LCSW, CAP, LYFT, E-IAYT, has been known for her work as a psychotherapist, Certified Addiction Professional, Certified Yoga Therapist, author, and speaker internationally and at Limitless Potentials, Inc. he...

Specialties

  • Psychotherapy
  • Addiction and Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Clinical Social Work
  • Counseling

Education

1994
Barry University / School of Graduate Medical Science

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Limitless Potentials

Limitless Potentials351 S Us Highway 1 # 100 Jupiter, FL 33477
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Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center

Palm Beach Gardens, FL

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

St. Mary's Medical Center

West Palm Beach, FL

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average