Polly Sheffield Roberts
Polly Sheffield Roberts, Ph.D., LPC
Education: Ph.D. - Counselor Education & Supervision - Virginia Tech; MA - Counselor Education – Virginia Tech; MAT - Duke University; B.A. - Randolph-Macon Woman’s College
Experience: Since 2005, I have worked as a pastoral counselor at Interfaith Counseling Services, which has now merged with Family Service of Roanoke Valley. I am trained as a mental health therapist and is experienced in providing faith-integrated counseling when the client desires. I have experience as a graduate instructor in counseling at Virginia Tech and at Radford University. I also have 12 years of experience as a high school teacher.
Counseling Modalities: Affective-Cognitive-Behavioral, Solution Focus, Supportive-Directive, Insight Oriented, Family Systems, Faith Integration (used in conjunction with any of the above)
Areas of specialty or concentration: Women's issues, Depression Anxiety, Other mental illness, Loved ones of persons with mental illness, addictions, Divorce recovery, Stress management, Life transition, Death/dying and grief, Parenting of adult children, Spiritual issues, Clergy and clergy family members, Older adolescents and college students, Senior citizens
Client Populations: Adults, children and couples
Full or part time availability: Part-time