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Shelby Tortorello
973-423-3331 x203
Room 311, Y Building

Shelby Tortorello

Psychology Teacher

“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” – Isaiah 9:6


Miss Tortorello is an HCA alumna who felt called to come back to serve HCA as a Psychology teacher. She holds an MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and is actively pursuing her state counseling license for both New York and New Jersey. Miss Tortorello has worked as a counselor in both psychiatric inpatient and private practice outpatient settings. She is passionate about incorporating mental health principles into the study of psychology, as well as teaching students to view psychology through the lens of a Christian worldview.


  • BS Psychology - Liberty University
  • MS Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Monmouth University