Collin McShirley

Collin McShirley
Collin McShirley grew up in Santa Barbara, California. She attended UCSB and received her BA in Art History and later attended Antioch University and received her MA in clinical psychology. She is a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern who is certified and specializes in the treatment of disordered eating, body image, and self esteem. She has a private practice in Santa Barbara where she is partnered with psychiatrist Dr James Mervis. Her passion is working with individuals, couples, families, and seniors.

Blogs by Collin McShirley

What is Body Image?

“Body image.” These are two words that have recently become commonplace in the media, whether they are used positively…or negatively. When you put the words together, what do they really mean? Do they conjure feelings of security, love, and value, or do they inflict feelings of shame and a desire to alter oneself? When I… Read more »

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