Parks & Powers Psychotherapy is a private practice owned and operated by Shawntres Parks, PhD, LMFT (#95741) and Danae Powers, LMFT (#52528).

Parks & Powers was founded to provide exemplary client care and craft a nurturing environment for psychotherapists desiring to learn how to build and run a successful private practice.

We offer telehealth psychotherapy, primarily to Californians, via a HIPAA-compliant videoconferencing platform and professional development training and consultation to California psychotherapists.

We’re happy you’ve found us! We look forward to working with you and hope you’ll find what you’re looking for on our website and enjoy interacting with us on social media. Please reach out to us with any questions.



The following states allow our Licensed Partner Therapists and Licensed Staff Therapists to work with clients located in their state either for a limited number of days in a calendar year or by registering with their board. The limitations are listed next to each state.

  • Alabama (15 days in a calendar year / 5 days in any given month)
  • Arizona (90 days in any one calendar year)
  • Colorado (20 days)
  • Florida (board registration required)

During the proclaimed State of Emergency due to COVID-19, our
Licensed Partner Therapists and Licensed Staff Therapists are also able to work with clients in the following states until the federal State of Emergency is lifted (or the date of interstate telehealth permission ends as noted).

  • Alaska* (currently scheduled to end 11/15/2020)
  • Delaware
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Massachusetts*
  • Minnesota*
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Jersey*
  • Oregon*
  • Pennsylvania*
  • Rhode Island*
  • Vermont
  • Virginia*

*State requires that your therapist first obtain permission from their board governing therapists to be able to treat clients in their state, which can lead to a delay in treatment.