JoAnna Shapiro, LPC is the Executive Director for Rising Phoenix Wellness Services in Scottsdale, Az. She has an enduring and profound belief in the ability that people can change, grow, and recover. She believes that each person is unique, and therefore no one approach is right for everyone. She strives to integrate a variety of therapeutic techniques and perspectives from cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, mindfulness-based therapy, motivational interviewing, coping skills, and relapse prevention.
JoAnna earned her Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri. She has over 20 years working in the field of Healthcare with an emphasis in Eating Disorders and Addictions providing leadership in all phases of care- Inpatient, residential and outpatient with nationally known facilities.
She enjoys spending time with her family. Along with family time, she enjoys yoga, hiking, bicycling, and going to the beach.