In his practice, Dr. Shelby works primarily with couples and families experiencing very difficult and complicated issues (infidelity, loss of interest in your partner, emotional disconnection/separation, parent/child issues, divorce recovery and divorce mediation). He also works with individuals with concerns such as co-dependency, self esteem, anxiety, depression and career concerns). His hopes through counseling are to assist individuals, couples and families work through deep hurt, disappointment, anger and other negative emotions. Dr. Shelby can help you and your family begin to rebuild trust, intimacy, emotional security, love, commitment, & self confidence with yourself, your spouse and your children.
Dr. Shelby also works with adolescents and teenagers as they adjust to stressful and complicated changes they face such as divorce, school related issues, social concerns, bullying, depression, thoughts of suicide, anxiety & substance abuse.
Dr. Shelby currently serves as Past President of the Louisiana Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and is a clinical member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy. Dr. Shelby has been married for 13 years to his wife Brienne and has 2 wonderful daughters, Amanda (12) and Abbey (7).
Call or Email Scott A. Shelby for a free phone consultation now - (318) 490-4353


  • Years in Practice: 10 Years
  • School: University of Louisiana at Monroe
  • Year Graduated: 2005
  • License No. and State: LA1117 Louisiana


  • Avg Cost (per session): $120 - $150
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Vantage Health Plan
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.


  • Relationship Issues
  • Family Conflict
  • Anxiety


  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Career Counseling
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Sex Therapy
  • Suicidal Ideation

Client Focus


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 12 Aug 2015
Scott A. Shelby, PhD, LMFT, LPC, Marriage & Family Therapist in Monroe

Scott A. Shelby

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT, LPC