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  • April 15, 2017

About me

Hi! My name is Shaysa Villa, I usually go by Shay. I specialize in helping individuals and couples untangle the complex web of past experiences to understand how trauma impacts relationships and identity formation. I provide individual psychotherapy, couples counseling, short-term programs, and clinical consultation.

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Individual Psychotherapy

Our past can inform our present. Our past is weaving through every bit of our lives; our upbringing, our senses, our heartbreaks, our identities, our eating habits, our triumphs, our horrors, and our relationships. At times, our past experiences do not leave a moment in our present lives untouched. The past can feel daunting when …

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  • April 15, 2017

Couples Therapy

Each romantic relationship is an abrupt collision of two universes. It is a spectacle full of starry nights, exciting journeys, explosions, drama, and suspense. At times, parts of two selves come together in such harmonious ways that we are amazed of how much we were missing and how much we can provide. Perhaps more importantly, …

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Clinical Consultation

I am the owner of Roamers Therapy, a Chicago-based private practice with an emphasis on cultural sensitivity, evidence based modalities, and trauma informed care. I am currently serving as the clinical director at Roamers Therapy and I mainly engage clinical supervision and program development. I have five years of clinical supervision experience, including two years …

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