Child Psychologists and Child Therapists in Ottawa, IL.

Find a child psychologist or a counselor who specializes in therapy and assessment for children in Ottawa, Illinois.


Child Therapist

Margo Milano, LCPC, NCC, CFLE, EAP-S

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Certified Family Life Educator

Within driving distance of Ottawa

Every child will face difficulties and stresses as they grow. Counseling for young children is appropriate for a variety of issues such as: •Isolation or social difficulties •High anxiety/worry •High levels of sadness or anger •Consistent sleep problems/nightmares •Low self-esteem •Difficulty coping with problems •Self-harm •Unusual thoughts or behaviors •Lowering grades Parents are incorporated into services to provide the correct support and changes necessary to improve difficulties. Counseling is a way to realign your child’s patterns and functioning to provide an optimal foundation for development. View counseling as a way to link children with the best chances of life success.

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Location: Ottawa, Illinois

Ottawa, Illinois

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You have found the top therapists in Ottawa, IL who specialize in helping children.

Thank you for visiting our Illinois page of licensed child psychologists and child therapists in Ottawa, Illinois who are trained and experienced in helping children and youth.  Working with children requires a different skillset from other types of therapy and here you will find therapists who are skilled, patient and experienced. Please note that while all therapists here work with children, not all may be a registered psychologist. You can easily verify this on each profile. Reach out to a child therapist or child psychologist in Ottawa today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Ottawa is located in LaSalle County, Illinois. It has a land area of 12.61 square miles and a water area of 0.85 square miles.  The population of Ottawa is 18,342 people with 7,605 households and a median annual income of $46,477. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Ottawa, IL

Some budgeting needed

While counseling can certainly be an expense for individuals and families in Ottawa, with proper budgeting, it is entirely do-able and the risk/reward is worth it. For some families, it may be difficult to sustain a commitment to therapy without proper insurance coverage. If this is you, ask your therapist about low cost options as practitoners in and around Ottawa may have flexibility or sliding scales