Dr. Lillian Walker Shelton is originally from Philadelphia. While living there she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from St. Joseph’s University. Dr. Walker Shelton has a Master’s degree from Trinity Washington University in Community Mental Health Counseling. After receiving her Master’s degree, Dr. Walker Shelton worked in Community Mental Health and private practice. In 2018, Dr. Walker Shelton received her doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from Marymount University. Dr. Walker Shelton currently teaches counseling classes at Trinity and Marymount. She also has a small private practice in Silver Spring, MD.