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Did you know the center provides more than 8,000 hours of strength-focused counseling, consultation and education to children, youth and families annually?

Shannon Cox Counseling Center’s licensed and professionally credentialed clinicians and para-professionals provide a wide range of constructive and life-changing services in the form of counseling, consultation, and education to benefit individuals, couples, and families in Southwest Louisiana. Based on the belief that all individuals possess the ability to solve their own challenges and live a healthy life when support is available, counselors and engagement specialists utilize a strength-based, client directed and outcome-informed approach. The overriding goal is to support and encourage the development of greater well-being among the citizens of Southwest Louisiana.

Services provided include:

      • Individual, Couples, Family Counseling
      • Grief Counseling for Children and their Families
      • Smart Parenting and Behavior Management Services
      • Training and Professional Development
      • Behavioral and Mental Health Consultation

Shannon Cox was a local advocate for the underprivileged and exploited. She made it her life’s work to help people who couldn’t help themselves. Shannon was tragically killed in a car accident in 2010.

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  • View and download the Shannon Cox Counseling Center’s brochure on how to help grieving children.

    SCCC Grieving Children Brochure

  • View and download the Shannon Cox Counseling Center’s brochure on women and postpartum depression.

For more information about the Shannon Cox Counseling Center please contact:

220 Louie Street | Lake Charles, LA 70601
337 436-9533 | [email protected]

Program provided in partnership with
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Family & Youth has a long history of developing specialized programs to meet the community’s needs. It strives to be abreast of changing dynamics in the community to be able to address important issues.

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