Scott Shepherd, LPC
Rock Hill Therapist

Palmetto Counseling Therapist - Scott Shepherd

Years in Practice:
30+ Years

Accepting New Clients?:

Scott Shepherd, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the states of South Carolina and Arizona. Scott has over thirty years of experience working in mental health and substance abuse.

License and State: Licensed Professional Counselor (SC) & (AZ)


His expertise is related to working with individuals that experience hardships such as substance abuse, depression, anxiety, and PTSD, as well as issues with stress and anger management, change, and other issues that influence you to make rash, brash, or possibly impulsive or compulsive decisions without thinking the process through.

Scott specializes in working with all ages with substance use/abuse as well as co-occurring disorders.

Treatment Approach

Scott’s therapeutic technique centers around the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach, focusing on assisting you gain awareness into the situation that you are struggling with, helping you view it from many other perspectives, and assisting you in processing which intervention that you choose is the best for you.

I am here to assist and support you throughout your journey and to be your biggest supporter. I also incorporate Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) as well as Motivational Interviewing to assist you in your journey to self- empowerment. This process can be scary which is why you need to know I will be there with you every step of the way.

Client Focus: Adults (18+), Any Gender Treatment Modality: In-Office & Virtual

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Cigna
  • Optum
  • TriCare
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Out-of-Network / Self-Pay with other major insurance networks pending.