Michelle Shaw, PsyD, LMFT
Michelle Shaw is the Program Director at the Discovery Mood and Anxiety, Outpatient facility located in Austin Texas. Michelle has a Doctorate in Psychology from Alliant International University and is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Texas and California. Michelle is also an adjunct professor for the Master’s and Doctorate Psychology programs at California Southern University. She holds certificates in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Triple P (Positive Parenting Program) evidence-based therapies and has extensive training in resolving crises and providing short-term therapy in an effective manner. Michelle has also had the opportunity to present her research in methods for preventing burnout at multiple professional conferences.
In her current role, Michelle manages the program on a day-to-day basis and oversees all client care.
Michelle’s goal is to provide a welcoming environment to all clients and their families and support them in their journey to leading healthy and happy lives. Michelle has a passion for working in the public mental health setting and specializes in family systems issues and places great importance on multicultural sensitivity and awareness. She also favors experiential approaches to help clients explore their feelings and strengthen family relationships.