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Sleep Better


Start. Sleeping. Well.

A Modern Approach To Improve Sleep and Stop Insomnia

If you can't sleep due to sleep issues or insomnia, Shirley can really help you. Shirley focuses on eliminating the causes of insomnia, sleep problems, sleep deprivation, restlessness and sleep delay while improving sleep hygiene and the overall quality of sleep. 

If you are experiencing the following, Shirley can definitely help you:

  • Sleepless nights

  • Can't sleep well 

  • Tired, groggy or heavy feeling in the morning

  • Can't sleep or oversleeping due to depression

  • Fatigue and exhaustion

  • Anxiety and panic that make sleeping impossible

  • Hopeless because everything else hasn't worked

If you want to get consistent, high quality sleep, Shirley can work with you and give you the tools. Shirley is referred to as a sleep specialist, insomnia specialist, sleep professional, sleep coach and other titles regarding this specialty. 

"She has many healing tools including sleep optimization, prescribing of medicine, gene testing, hypnotherapy, counseling, CBT, CBTi, education and more. She is like a therapist and a psychiatrist in one but with a spiritual awareness. This is rare. I am grateful to know her and have received her help on my healing journey"

What To Expect?

Shirley utilizes powerful combinations of CBTI, Therapy/Counseling, Hypnotherapy and other tools to treat sleep issues and insomnia without having to depend on sleeping pills. 

CBTI is an approved method for treating insomnia without the use of sleeping pills. It includes regular, often weekly, visits where you will be given a series of sleep assessments, and be asked to complete a sleep diary in order to change the way you sleep. Some of the key components include Sleep Restriction Therapy, Stimulus Control Instructions, Sleep Hygiene Education and Relapse Prevention.

Hypnotherapy aids the entire process in working with the subconscious mind. Numerous cognitive neuroscientists have conducted studies that have revealed that only 5% of our cognitive activities (decisions, emotions, actions, behavior) is conscious whereas the remaining 95% is generated in a non-conscious manner. Hypnotherapy works with this phenomenon rather than against it.

As a last resort, if medicine is still needed as a temporary aid, she can prescribe the best non-habit-forming sleep aid to assist the process.

Key points:

  • See Shirley for a 50-minute session and start 

  • Work with Shirley to decide which tools and methods will work best for you

  • Shirley can prescribe a non-habit-forming sleep if needed

Why Shirley?

Shirley is a certified CBTI Specialist (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia) by Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine and CBT For Insomnia. She is also a certified LMFT therapist, psychiatric nurse practitioner and hypnotherapist. This unique combination of experience allows Shirley to utilize powerful combinations of CBTI, Therapy/Counseling, Hypnotherapy and other tools to treat sleep issues and insomnia without having to depend on sleeping pills.

Over the last 25 years she has continuously educated herself to better serve her clients. Read more here

Some highlights about Shirley:

  • 5-Star top rated testimonials

  • Nearly 25 years experience

  • Is known for her warm and compassionate nature

  • Weekday Hours in Newport Beach & Weekend Hours in Seal Beach

  • She frequently attends workshops and conferences to stay up-to-date on scientific discoveries, new healing methods and best practices