Shannon Schaefer, Ph.D.


Dr. Schaefer is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. She completed her Ph.D. at Marquette University (APA accredited) and her clinical internship at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center (APA accredited) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Dr. Schaefer’s orientation is largely cognitive-behavioral with an emphasis on solution-focused interventions. She works from the strengths of her patients, encouraging their positive growth and change. Initial assessment of problem areas and strengths is typically part of a full diagnostic evaluation at the outset. See more under “Services” to learn more about how psychotherapy works.

Dr. Schaefer is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Wisconsin Psychological Association (WPA). Dr. Schaefer is also one out of four owners that direct Behavioral Health Clinic.

Dr. Schaefer’s specialties include:

  • Depression and bipolar disorders
  • Anxiety, stress, phobias
  • Couples/relationships
  • Psychological evaluations
  • Adjustment issues
  • Children’s conduct/oppositional Issues
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Pre-adoptive and pre-surrogacy issues
  • Children and adolescents
  • ADHD/learning disabilities
  • Parenting

Dr. Schaefer would also be available as a media consultant for any of the above issues.


Samantha Hamann