News – Dr. David Shanley

Millennial Relationships

2019-06-01T05:29:50-06:00March 2nd, 2015|Social Anxiety|

Millennial Relationships Being a therapist who helps both individuals and couples develop, enhance, and strengthen their relationships, I was intrigued by a couple different articles a colleague sent to me that discussed the recent trend of young adults to delay getting married.  Young adults seem to be prioritizing their careers, independence, [...]

Overcoming Anxieties

2019-06-01T05:30:07-06:00February 22nd, 2015|Social Anxiety|

Overcoming Anxieties I am inspired to write this blog about overcoming anxiety after constantly seeing friends, family, acquaintances, clients, and at times, myself, caught up in a struggle with anxiety.  What is anxiety after all?  If you break it down, anxiety is really just a term used to describe a [...]

Exposure Therapy

2019-06-01T05:30:26-06:00February 1st, 2015|Social Anxiety|

Exposure therapy and Psychotherapy’s so-called “image problem.” I am writing this in response to a New York Times op-ed piece that my father forwarded to me found here.  The author reports that the number of people seeking psychotherapy alone is down 34% from 1998-2007, while the number of people seeking medications alone is [...]