Therapist in Atlanta, Georgia Shanae Benito, Therapist

License: LAPC

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 11-64

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Atlanta, Georgia Shanae Benito, LAPC

Shanae Benito, LAPC

Shanae Benito is a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor with a Master’s degree in Counseling: Clinical Mental Health from Adams State University, graduating with a commendable 3.8 GPA. She holds the esteemed title of National Certified Counselor (NCC) and is a distinguished member of Chi Sigma Iota, the premier international academic honor society for counseling practitioners, educators, and students. Specializing in addressing a spectrum of mental health concerns such as anxiety, depression, PTSD, mood disorders, trauma, and stress,

Shanae focuses on serving minority women and men, couples, and adolescents but warmly welcomes individuals from all backgrounds. She finds fulfillment in working with both individuals and couples. Beyond her psychotherapeutic practice, Shanae leads the “Leaders of Tomorrow” Initiative, an endeavor dedicated to educating young adults on mental health and eradicating associated stigmas by engaging with BIPOC schools and Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

Beyond her dedication to mental health, Shanae’s enthusiasm extends to the realms of dance and music. As a seasoned dancer and choreographer, she actively conducts dance workshops aimed at promoting body positivity and enhancing self-esteem. However, above all roles, her most cherished one is that of a mother.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Kaiser Permanente (Southeast)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples/Marital Counseling
  • Family Therapy
  • Parenting Skills


  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Shanae Benito. You can also call 470-749-3520 to have someone assist you.

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