Contact Options

Client Portal(847)438-4222 x 65Contact Form

Personal Statement

Our life story is filled with a mixture of joy, pain, trials, and triumphs.Your unique story deserves a caring ear. I am passionate about providing a safe space for you to feel heard and understood. You have your own special abilities, strengths, and values. I want to empower you to see yourself as the unique person you are. Together, through humor and conversation, we will explore where you are and where you want to go. 

I want clients to be empowered to make change, whether within themselves, in their relationships, or perhaps in their career. You already have the answers inside of you. I would love to join you in discovering those answers.

Who I Serve

I enjoy working with both women and men who are seeking support and insight. I have a heart for women’s unique needs throughout their lifetime, especially given my own life journey. As a parent, I can also relate to the joys and challenges parents face when raising a family. I would be honored to be that objective ear when help is needed.

Specialty Treatment Areas

  • Life Transitions (emerging adulthood, career, divorce, parenting, empty nest)
  • Marriage/Divorce/Infidelity
  • Parenting
  • Spiritual Concerns
  • Depression & Anxiety

Additional Treatment Areas

  • Grief & Loss
  • Chronic Pain/Illness
  • Highly Sensitive Adult
  • Caregiver stress
  • Trauma recovery

Theoretical Approach

My treatment methods are determined by the unique needs of each client. I believe our behaviors are influenced by our thoughts and feelings, which is the basis of cognitive behavioral therapy. I also use Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, narrative therapy, family systems, and a humanistic/strengths approach.

Insurance Networks

  • Private pay
  • Aetna
  • BCBS PPO

Education/Certifications

  • Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois
  • M.Ed, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, DePaul University, Chicago
  • BA, Social Development Leadership, DePaul University, Chicago

Affiliations/Memberships

  • National Certified Counselor
  • Illinois Counseling Association
  • American Counseling Association