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Shelly Mathews

Volunteer Coordinator/Case Manager

Shelly Mathews is an actively practicing Parenting Coordinator and Credentialed Mediator in Central Texas. Shelly has training in Advanced Family Mediation, Child Protective Services, and Parenting Coordinator/Facilitator. Shelly is a member of the Texas Association of Mediators, Texas Mediator Credentialing Association, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, and the Texas Association of Family and Conciliation Courts.

Shelly obtained a master’s degree in Conflict Resolution and Management from Abilene Christian University. Shelly has a passion for helping families work through their conflict which begins with identifying and managing conflict through assessments, followed by developing future goals, and creating a plan of action.

Prior to entering private practice, Shelly has previous employment at Family Abuse Center as the Director of Legal Services and Outreach where she acted as a legal advocate for victims of domestic violence and a law enforcement liaison for Waco Police Department and McLennan County Sheriff’s Office. Shelly has previously sub-contracted with Child Protective Services as a Home Study Specialist where she obtained experience assessing placement for children in CPS care.