Our Team

Shayna Hillenberg, M.S.W., L.L.M.S.W.

Services: Early Childhood 2-5, Children 6-10, Tweens, Teens, Parent Consultation, LGBTQIA+, Young Adults, Families
Farmington Hills, Teletherapy

Shayna Hillenberg, M.S.W., L.L.M.S.W.

Shayna Hillenberg, M.S.W, L.L.M.S.W. is a limited licensed clinical social worker who has extensive experience and training working with early childhood, school-aged children, teens, and families. Her areas of specialty include anxiety, self-esteem issues, ADHD, depression, self-harm, and aggression though neurodiversity affirming and child-center informed play therapy. Shayna utilizes a wide variety of approaches including cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), art and play therapy, executive functioning coaching strategies, mindfulness strategies, strengths-based and client-centered therapy.

Shayna has experience providing mental health therapy in clinical settings including private practice, serving at-risk youth as a shelter care worker and case manager, working in early childhood development programs, and the foster care system .

Shayna received her bachelor’s degree in Family Studies and Social Work form Western Michigan University. She then received her Master of Social Work from Madonna University with a focus on clinical work with children. Shayna has met her hours requirements for full licensure and is awaiting approval from the State of Michigan.

In her free time, Shayna enjoys spending time outside with her friends and family, traveling, and working with her puppy Blu on becoming a certified therapy dog.