Meet The Orange County Shrinks


Shelby Castile, LMFT, RYT

Shelby Castile is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, focusing on holistic approaches that bring balance to mind, body and spirit. For over 20 years, Shelby has worked with individuals and couples in Orange County, CA, to heal, restore and rejuvenate relationships both with one another, and with themselves.

At the root of everything she does, lies a belief that asking for help can be the greatest act of love, for both yourself, and those you care about. In essence, she holds space for people, to help them, holistically, live their very best lives.

In addition to being a classically trained and skilled Psychotherapist, Shelby is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-500). She has also been featured in Elephant Journal numerous times and is a regular contributor for Shyft Magazine.

Connect with Shelby:

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Priscilla Jadallah, LMFT

Priscilla Jadallah, Marriage Family Therapist Associate has worked in the field for over 7 years. Priscilla is passionate about working with the eating disorder population as well as working with substance abuse, anxiety, depression and trauma. Priscilla has worked in multiple eating disorder treatment centers as well as private practice and is currently a clinical therapist for Hotel California By The Sea working  with substance abuse and eating disorder. 

Priscilla is the creator of Journey To Becoming Whole an eating disorder support & recovery blog and has served as a board member for IAEDP and Project Heal.

Priscilla is the co creator and co host of a internet based video series titled Behind The Mask: Eating Disorders Unveiled. This series is focused on sharing real stories of real people bringing real hope and providing resources for anyone affected and struggling with eating disorders.  

Priscilla is passionate and she believes in advocating for hope that recovery is possible.

 Connect with Priscilla:

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Mercedes Samudio, LCSW

Mercedes Samudio, LCSW is a parent coach, speaker, and bestselling author who helps parents and children communicate with each other, manage emotional trauma, navigate social media and technology together, and develop healthy parent-child relationships.

Over the course of her career, she has worked with adoptive families, foster families, teen parents, parents navigating the child protective services system, and children living with mental illness.

Mercedes started the #EndParentShaming movement as well as coined the term Shame-Proof Parenting – using both to bring awareness to ending parent shame. Mercedes is a leading parenting expert and has an amazing following on social media that allows her to reach the hearts of thousands of parents who feel heard and seen on their parenting journey. She has been featured on The Huffington Post, US News and Report, Woman’s Day, LA Parent Magazine, CBS LA, and Kids In The House. Mercedes seeks to empower parents to believe that they are already great guides for raising healthy and happy children.

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