Shawn Stansel

General Counsellor

Pronouns: He/Him

Role: General Counselling

Professional Designation: Registered Social Worker (Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers)

Education: Master of Social Work

Shawn provides individual counselling to Carleton University students using a holistic framework with attention to students’ strengths and values. He aims to assist students in achieving their mental health and wellness goals across a variety of life domains recognizing them as individuals. He strives to meet students where they are at and to be adaptable to their needs drawing on elements of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Compassion Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Mindfulness practices, and Solution-Focused Therapy.