Practice Description:

My approach emphasizes developing each person's unique strengths and creative abilities, within the context of a supportive therapeutic relationship. An atmosphere of meaningful self-focus fosters exploration and improvement of mood, confidence and ability to cope with stress. I have many years of experience working with people of all ages in private practice, community mental health agencies, schools, psychiatric hospitals, elder-care and rehabilitation settings.

Practice Specialty:

- Art therapy and counseling for children, teenagers, adults and families.

- Treatment of mild to severe difficulties including depression, trauma, familial stress, grief, anxiety, low self esteem, autistic spectrum disorders, adoption complications and behavior problems.

- Parent support counseling.

- Clinical supervision for counselors and art therapists.

Age Specialties: Expertise in child, adolescent and adult development.

Session Format: Individual and family sessions.

The length of sessions ranges from 45 minutes to 90 minutes, depending on the age of the client and the number of attendees.

Years In Practice: 25+

Office Hours: Weekdays and evenings


Individual sessions: $125.00

Family, Extended and Initial sessions: $150.00

Low fee child therapy and professional supervision slots may be available. Please inquire if this is needed.

Accepted Insurance Plan(s): Insurance benefits may apply.


LPC- Licensed Professional Counselor

License Number(s):

LPC- C1496, Oregon


MA in Expressive Therapies, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA


ATR-BC, Registered Board Certified Art Therapist- Art Therapy Credentials Board

NCC, National Certified Counselor- National Board for Certified Counselors

ATCS- Art Therapy Certified Supervisor- Art Therapy Credentials Board

Language(s): English

Professional Association(s):

American Art Therapy Association (AATA)

National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

Supervision: Consultation and clinical supervision for art therapists (ATCS- Credentialed Art Therapy Supervisor) and professional counselors (Oregon State Registry of Supervisors).

NW Art Therapy

Annette Shore


3434 SW Kelly Ave, Suite 8

Portland, OR 97239

503-222-1807 ext 2