Shelby Goodman, LSW

Associate Therapist

Shelby works as an associate therapist out of the Addison and Bensenville Police Departments, providing counseling, case management, and crisis intervention services for individuals, couples, and families. Shelby will also co-facilitate NEDFYS youth groups. 

Prior to joining the NEDFYS team, Shelby interned at the agency. She has also interned at Lawndale Christian Legal Center in Chicago, where she provided case management and advocacy services for justice-involved youth. Shelby is passionate about increasing awareness and accessibility to mental health services for individuals who come into contact with law enforcement.

Fun fact: Shelby writes and records her own music. She loves performing live around the Chicago-land area in her free time.

Specialties ​​

  • Juvenile Justice

  • Children and Adolescent Counseling

  • Individual and Group Counseling

Education & Certifications

  • Aurora University, MSW, Forensic Social Work

  • Illinois State University, MS, Music Business