Lake Zurich61 South Old Rand Road
Lake Zurich, IL 60047 (847) 438-4222
Fax: (847) 438-0844
Cherry Hill Counseling has been rooted in Lake Zurich and surrounding communities since 1976. In downtown Lake Zurich, Cherry Hill is within walking distance of the Lake Zurich, Breezewald Park and Beach , and the Ela Area Public Library. Located about 1 mile from the intersection of Rt. 12 and Rt. 22, Cherry Hill – Lake Zurich provides easily accessible counseling services to people living in both Lake and McHenry County communities nearby to Lake Zurich, such as Barrington, Long Grove, Cary, and Wauconda.
Serving Lake Zurich and surrounding communities for over four decades, Cherry Hill – Lake Zurich has a team of highly trained and experienced clinicians to provide for your needs. The Lake Zurich team is composed of a broad spectrum of counseling professionals including: Psychologists, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors, and Licensed Clinical Social Workers. We are equipped to provide treatment for a wide range of clinical specialties including marital and family problems, personality disorders, mood disorders, obsessions and compulsions, ADHD, and a host of other clinical issues. The Lake Zurich team is highly adept and ready to help. See the list below for an expanded list of all of the treatment specialties provided at this location.
The Lake Zurich office building has small parking areas on the side and to the rear of the building. In addition, there are several free public parking areas in the immediate vicinity. See parking map to the left for public parking locations.
- Individual therapy
- Family therapy
- Marital/Premarital therapy
- Counseling for adolescents and children
- Play therapy
- Group therapy
Lake Zurich Therapists
The following therapists are available in Lake Zurich
Kimberly Johnson, MSW, LCSW, CADC
Kimberly has a MSW, LCSW and a CADC along with over 7 years working with serious mental health diagnoses and substance abuse from Schizoaffective Disorder, Bipolar, Anxiety, Depression, substance abuse(s), etc. Additionally, the last 5 years were spent in Hospice on a multi disciplinary team working with terminal illnesses, end of life “issues” and families.
Clark Barshinger, Ph.D.
Practicing clinical psychology for over 50 years, Dr. Clark Barshinger has broad and deep experience counseling patients. His graduate education includes a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Northwestern University and a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from DePaul University, and Master’s Degree of Divinity from McCormick Theological Seminary. He works mostly with adults, teens and couples.
Keith Bjorge, Psy.D.
Dr. Keith V. Bjorge is a clinical psychologist with 33+ years of experience. He has experience and passion working with troubled marriages, teen and family related problems, chemical addictions, and mood disorders. Dr. Bjorge earned the Master of Arts and Doctor of Psychology in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology.
Diane Geiser, MSW, LCSW
Diane Geiser is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience working with adults, adolescents, couples and families. Diane is a highly skilled clinician who can work with clients in identifying goals and change strategies that promote growth. She also has experience conducting wellness seminars with corporations and executives.
Rick Coffaro, MA, LPC
Rick Coffaro’s work experience prior to Cherry Hill includes twenty-eight years in sales, marketing, and management. The theme of his career was making, building and maintaining relationships. Rick offers first-hand knowledge of life and career transitions. He enjoys working with individuals, couples, adults, adolescents and young adults, and groups.
Gary Gruebnau, MA, LSW
Gary is a social worker with several decades of experience counseling teens, adults, and couples in secular and church settings. He enjoys working with a broad age range of clients from teens to the elderly. His background includes military service, working in the business world, and teaching in both public and private settings.
Chelsea Laliberte Barnes, LSW, CCTP
Chelsea A. Laliberte Barnes received an MS in Social Administration from Case Western Reserve University with a focus in mental health for children, adolescents and families. Chelsea has nearly ten years of experience working with individuals and families struggling with substance use disorders and dual diagnosis. Chelsea is also a SMART Recovery facilitator and overdose education trainer.
Liz Lattof, MA, LCPC, CCATP
As a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor at Cherry Hill Liz works with a wide variety of clients, children, adolescents, families, and adults. She has additional training in play therapy and groups. She enjoys helping people with anxiety, depression, grief, relationship issues, and other challenges and transitions.
John Dichtl, MA, M.Div., LCPC
John Dichtl has worked as a counselor since 2012 in both agency work and private practice. He has focused experience providing couples counseling, and treating mood disorders and addictions. With graduate level training in both therapy and theology, John is uniquely equipped to help clients integrate their psychological and spiritual concerns.
Wayne Corapi, MS, LMFT
Wayne is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist whose passion is helping couples in relationship distress find healing and connection. Married for 40+ years and trained in Emotionally Focused Therapy, he is dedicated to using his experience and training to help couples find a deeper level of satisfaction and emotional intimacy in their relationship.
Laura Ronkoske, MSW, LSW
Laura has been a school social worker for 23 years. Nothing brings her more joy than helping young children, adolescents, and adults through life’s most challenging times. She has recently moved to private practice to help others outside the school environment to be their best selves and help give them the tools to be able to do so.
Anna Subich, Intern Therapist
Anna is an intern therapist completing her final year of studies on her Master of Social Work degree through University of Missouri. Anna is passionate about working with couples who are healing from relational trauma. She also supports the healing process for partners of those with sex/love addictions.
Lake Zurich Groups
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Social Emotional Learning Group
This group is designed to teach children, ages 8-10, foundational coping skills so that they can independently implement them in home, school, and social environments.
Date: Mondays from 5-6pm, November 7th-December 12th, 2022
Location: Cherry Hill Counseling - Deer Park, 21925 W Field Parkway, Suite 215, Deer Park, IL 60010
Cost: $60/per session for 6 weeks paid at the time of registration ($360 total)
Contact: Kristen Micula or Haley Kaimakis, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
District 95 Student Group
Cherry Hill Counseling is leading this student therapy group in a collaborative effort with Lake Zurich School District 95 to meet the mental health needs of the students during this challenging time.
Location: Cherry Hill Counseling - Lake Zurich, 61 S Old Rand Road, Lake Zurich, IL 60047
Cost: Sponsored through District 95 grant funding
Contact: Susan Richards, Lake Zurich D95, (847) 540-7060
LGBTQ+ Teen Processing Group
A safe place for self discovery by processing, developing self-advocacy skills, and learning how to cope with identity related stressors.
Date: Saturdays from 3pm-4:00pm virtually running in 8-week cycles
Location: Cherry Hill Counseling via Zoom
Cost: $60/session, sliding scale available upon consultation
Contact: Emily Salomon or Alessa Rosati, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Connections Group for Women
Our Wednesday Women’s Connections group is accepting new members. The group is led by therapists Diane Geiser, MSW, LCSW and Chelsea Laliberte, MSSA.
Date: Wednesdays, 3:30-5:00pm
Cost: Reach out to discuss payment options
Contact: Chelsea Laliberte, 847-438-4222 x35