Shewonyui Lurker, MFTC

Provider type: Therapist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

About Shewonyui Lurker, MFTC

Penn works with ages 7 and up. When you meet Penn, you'll meet a genuine, compassionate, and caring person with a diverse cultural background. You'll feel comfortable in her non-judgmental, warm, gentle, and compassionate presence. You'll find a supportive environment, therapeutic connection, suitable treatment, and easily accessible coping skills to change your distorted thinking. You'll receive help to face the obstacles in your life and to reclaim it with empowerment and hope about your present situation and the future.

Penn loves working with children, couples, families, and individuals. Her philosophy is to motivate, encourage, create space for hope and safety, and practice with a deep understanding of how trauma impacts life quality. She uses an extensive range of counseling techniques and styles tailored for each client or group, and draws from evidenced-based interventions, such as motivational interviewing, reflective listening, CBT, mindfulness-CBT, and Emotionally Focused Therapy. She can help clients address many issues, including trauma, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (using the four stages of deployment for military personnel and veterans), depression, anxiety, abuse, spirituality/faith issues, marriage/relationship issues, postpartum mood disorders, loss, miscarriages, sexuality, identity development, and behavioral problems.

With a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, Penn has experience working with people of all ages in community mental health settings.


  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Walden University, Master's in Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling


    Fort Collins, CO

    215 W Oak St, 4th Floor
    Fort Collins, CO 80521-2734