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Sara D. Shepherd, Ph.D. Psychologist
Psychotherapy for Individuals
Biography

You might want a bit more information about me as you seek a therapist.


Vitae at a Glance

B.S., West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, 1982, Social Work
M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA 1983, Student Personnel
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 1991, Counseling Psychology
APA approved program Internship, University of Illinois Counseling Center, Urbana, IL
Doctoral Research: The experience of friendships between male and female college students

Professional Positions in University Counseling and Student Health Settings:
Virginia Tech (1989-1991), East Carolina University (1991-1996), University of Georgia (1996-2006), Sewanee: University of the South (2006-2008)
Licensed in Georgia as a Psychologist since 1997 #2111
Professional memberships: Academy of Eating Disorders (AED), Georgia Psychological Association (GPA)

I facilitated the multidisciplinary team for eating disorders at UGA's Student Health Center
I entered private practice in 2009, joining the Atlanta Center for Cognitive Therapy


Personal information

I live west of Atlanta in southern Cobb County. I enjoy music (especially live concerts), festivals, outdoor activities, cooking and reading. I am interested in genealogy, history, and cultural events.