Shannon Clay,LPC

Shannon Clay,LPC

Telehealth Available
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: LMHC - 9022
Billing and Insurance:
I am an in-network provider for:
  • Aetna
  • AmeriChoice (UnitedHealthcare Community Plan)
  • Anthem
  • Beacon
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • First Health
  • GWH-Cigna (formerly Great West Healthcare)
  • Humana
  • Multiplan PHCS
  • Optimum HealthCare
  • Optum
  • Optum/United Health Care
  • Optum Health
  • Piedmont Community Health Plan
  • TRICARE Non-Network Provider
  • United Health Care
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Evening Availability


Wilmington, North Carolina 28403

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My Approach to Helping

I work with you on healing and teach you how to consciously create a new version of yourself!

Shannon Clay is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor in the state of North Carolina with over 10 years of experience providing clinical assessment and therapeutic care to adults embarking on their journey for a healthier emotional well-being.Shehas provided therapeutic services to the mental health and substance abuse populations and builds collaborative relationships with clients struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction, and life transitions. Shannon received her Bachelors in Sociology from Winston-Salem State University and her Masters in Mental Health Counseling from Webster University. She believes that healing entails doing inner work as a therapist also and has dedicated her time to that so she can provide the best therapeutic experience to her clients. Shannon will work with you on healing and teach you how to consciously create a new version of yourself. She utilizes motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral, person-centered, and solution-focused approaches in therapy. Although there is no one size fits all approach in counseling, Shannon has the ability to include creativity and awareness to best meet your needs. She also maintains a compassionate and empathetic approach to create a judge-free zone for all clients. Wellness is about becoming conscious and finding out what works for you. This will require work and commitment. If you're ready to do the work, Shannon is ready to provide therapeutic guidance.

More Info About My Practice

Thriveworks is a leading mental health provider of therapy and psychiatry, founded in 2008 by AJ Centore PhD. Thriveworks offers in-person and online care, with 380+ offices across the country and online providers in 49 states.

Thriveworks’  licensed providers accept most insurances, covering 180 million Americans. They provide personalized treatment for depression, anxiety, trauma, stress, relationship issues, and more.

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Ages I Work With

  • Adults


  • English

Industries & Communities Served

  • Entertainment Industry
  • First Responder/Medical Professionals
  • Military/Law Enforcement
  • Education
  • Self-Employed and Freelance Professionals
  • Professional Sports
  • LGBTQ+

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Helplessness / Victimhood
  • Irritability
  • Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance

Types of Therapy

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