Who is Dr. Shanelle Fields?
Dr. Shanelle Fields is a native of Florence, SC and has lived in Charleston for 20 years. She is very familiar with the Lowcountry and has over 17 years of experience in the Educational industry. During this time, she has educated and assisted students across Charleston County School District as a teacher and School Counselor from "one end of the peninsula to the other."
Dr. Fields' educational background includes a Bachelor of Arts in English Education from the College of Charleston in 2002. In 2005, she obtained her initial counseling foundation from The Citadel Military College of South Carolina with a Master of Education in Secondary School Counseling. To further her craft, she acquired a PhD in Human Services and Counseling from Capella University in 2014. In November 2018, she completed the requirements to become a Licensed Professional Counselor.
Dr. Fields employs compassion when working with adolescents and adults to help them "figure it out." Additionally, Dr. Fields has worked with many diverse clients by offering family therapy, individual counseling, College/Career Counseling, Time Management and motivational counseling. She has experience working with ADD, ADHD, behavioral issues, life transitions, anxiety, and depression as well as grief. Her niche is boosting self-esteem in adolescents and women. Dr. Fields' style is unique, as she blends many techniques and theories together to find what works best for individualized treatment. She enjoys assisting others in garnering a positive mindset, altering negative thoughts, and believing in themselves.