About Us

  • Mission Statement
  • Vision Statement
  • Purpose
  • Values

Empowering and educating those who have been a victim of trauma by supporting them on their journey to release emotional barriers.

Our vision is to help people enhance their quality of life and build self-intimacy skills to connect with and use their own voice to overcome life challenges independently.

To provide supportive services to individuals who were misled by their environmental circumstances.

Integrity, Trust, Quality, Respect, Thrive

Meet Our Team

Shawnee Palmer, LCSW, LAC

CEO, Clinician, LCSW Supervisor

Shawnee is the owner of Alpine's Empowerment Agency. Shawnee is a Licensed Addiction Counselor and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She also holds an EMDR Certification. She earned a Master's in Social Work from the University of Denver. She specializes in working with high-risk youth, adults, older adults ages 55 and up, and families who are caregivers to older adults. I enjoy helping others overcome many life obstacles--from unhealthy relationships, trauma, and grief to abandonment issues. She is also a self-published author and an international speaker.

Christian Shields Cunningham LMSW, CFSW


Christian’s dedication to promote wholeness and healing, is driven by a profound commitment to assisting others along their life-changing journeys. She brings a focus on empathy and understanding. She provides support that goes beyond the surface, promoting the importance of interconnectedness by viewing things in their entirety. She believes in helping individuals develop the skills set to navigate their paths to self-discovery. Her unwavering devotion to managing and preventing mental health concerns and financial well-being sets the foundation for a compassionate, restorative, and empowering experience, that guides others toward a more balanced and fulfilled life through her unique blend of education and expertise. Christian earned a Master in Social Work - Clinical concentration from Saint Louis University, a Master in Business Administration specializing in self-designed programs from Walden University, and a Bachelor in Social Work from Missouri State University, in which she entered the social work industry in 2012. As a Licensed Master Social Worker under clinical supervision, a Missouri Licensed Producer safeguarding families’ wealth, and a Certified Financial Social Worker, she brings a wealth of experience to her role. Christian is informally known as “The Curse Breaker Coach”.
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