Shannon Bellflower, MA, LPC, CIC-Csp

Emergency Contacts


Online Crisis Chat

Crisis Text Line

  • Text HOME to 741741


  • 703-527-4077

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  • 988
  • 800-273-8255

Mason Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence Crisis Line

  • 703-380-1434

The Steve Fund (for students of color)

  • Text STEVE to 741741

Trans Lifeline (for the trans community)

  • 877-565-8860

The Trevor Project's TrevorLifeline (for LGBTQ+ students)

  • 866-488-7386

Veterans Crisis Line (for Veterans)

  • 800-273-8255, Press 1

Mason Police

  • 703-993-2810

Licensed Professional Counselor

Shannon is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Crisis Intervention Counselor.  She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, GA and a Master’s degree in Counseling from Regis University in Denver, CO.  Shannon previously worked at East Carolina University’s Center for Counseling and Student Development. She also has experience working with at-risk youth in day treatment programs located in East St. Louis, IL and Biloxi, MS.  Shannon’s work stems from an integrative approach employing principles of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy.  Shannon’s areas of interest include crisis management, behavior modification, stress management, anxiety, and adjustment/transition issues.