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Sheilah Davis, LAC, MFTC

Dual Diagnosis Family Therapist

Sheilah Davis, a Dual Diagnosis Family Therapist at Denver Sandstone Care, brings a rich tapestry of knowledge, experience, and compassion to her work. She holds a master’s degree in psychology from Regis University and has pursued specialized training at the Colorado School of Family Therapy in Aurora, Colorado, in addiction counseling and marriage and family therapy. Sheilah is a Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) and a Marriage and Family Therapy Candidate (MFTC), with additional certifications in Systemic Art Therapy (CSAT), Systemic Play Therapy (CSPT), and Systemic Sandplay Therapy (CSST). 

Sheilah’s approach to therapy is multifaceted, blending person-centered humanistic counseling with structural, solution-focused, narrative, and other therapeutic modalities. This eclectic approach enables her to create a safe, empathetic, and nonjudgmental space where clients can explore and grow. Sheilah is passionate about providing a supportive environment that fosters self-awareness, self-acceptance, and a deeper understanding of oneself and one’s relationships. 

With a focus on diverse populations, including minorities and the LGBTQIA+ community, Sheilah has honed her skills in cultural competence and sensitivity. Her commitment to these groups is evident in her dedication to creating affirming and empowering therapeutic support that addresses systemic and societal challenges. 

Sheilah wants her clients to know that her therapeutic practice is rooted in humanism, emphasizing empathy, unconditional positive regard, and genuineness. She strives to empower her clients, helping them to uncover their unique gifts and authentic selves, even in the face of addiction or mental health challenges. 

Outside her professional life, Sheilah is an active community volunteer and enjoys hiking, drawing, writing, and music. She finds joy and relaxation in her recording studio and through playing various musical instruments. 

Sheilah’s commitment to her clients, her passion for community involvement, and her personal hobbies all contribute to her holistic approach to therapy. By fostering an environment of acceptance and understanding, she empowers individuals and families to navigate their challenges and embrace their true selves.