Counseling in Des Plaines, IL. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Des Plaines, Illinois will help you make the changes you want.


Carol Drengenberg, MA, RN, LCPC

Carol Drengenberg, MA, RN, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60062 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

Life is difficult! At some point, most of us could use a compassionate listener to hear our story, offer support, to encourage us to access our own wisdom and strength and to help us learn new tools to identify our next steps toward body -mind-spirit wellness. Welcome!

Melissa Sanchez, LCPC, BC-DMT

Melissa Sanchez, LCPC, BC-DMT

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist

In 60202 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

My approach as a therapist is rooted in compassion and the belief that everyone has the ability to heal when provided with a safe, trustworthy and open-minded environment in which to explore one's emotional, psychological and body/mind experiences.

Cathy Betti, AMFT, MSMFT

Cathy Betti, AMFT, MSMFT

Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

In 60015 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

Cathy provides a nonjudgmental and safe therapeutic environment for her clients and she values client-therapist alliance above anything else. She has a direct yet empathetic therapy style, pushing her clients to be the best versions of themselves with utmost compassion.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 60093 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

Grey Matters Intl & Dr. Kevin Fleming(cited expert for NY Times, CNN, Fortune, Sporting News)is all about bold thinking & neuroscience innovation in getting mood/behavior change when shrinking,feel good self-help, and pills aren't cutting it. Indiv/couples/family.

Payal Sud, LCSW, ICDVP, LCSW,ICDVP

Payal Sud, LCSW, ICDVP, LCSW,ICDVP

Licensed clinical social worker

In 60515 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

Life gives us challenges to cause us to feel stuck. We do not have to face these challenges alone. It is my job to help you identify and eliminate stresses, embrace your strengths, and work towards empowerment. Together we create a plan to live a happy life.

Samantha Elliott, MA, LCPC

Samantha Elliott, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60613 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

I provide a non-judgmental, genuine, and comfortable space for open and honest communication. Through this communication, we will work together to discover what has not been working for you and identify ways to achieve the life you want.

Donald Olund, MA, LCPC, NCC

Donald Olund, MA, LCPC, NCC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60521 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

Don Olund is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and the owner of LifeWork Counseling. A Relational Communication Specialist, he helps couples and families build respectful, happy relationships by transforming unhealthy patterns into positive connections.

Sheldon Isenberg, LCSW, BCD

Sheldon Isenberg, LCSW, BCD

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Board Certified Diplomate

In 60540 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

I'm a seasoned, experienced individual and couple's counselor (40+ years) who has helped thousands of clients with the problems of their lives. Most people find me personally easy to work with, involved in actively helping them, and get what they came for, maybe more.

Jade Wurster, MAAT, LPC

Jade Wurster, MAAT, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 60613 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

I am a genuine counselor and art therapist who inspires harmony, discovers solutions with you, and promotes positive thinking through authentic and trustworthy interactions. Explore sensitive subjects and express yourself freely in a safe, caring environment.

Stenzel Clinical Services, LCPC

Stenzel Clinical Services, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60187 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

We recognize how difficult it can be to seek help, but don't suffer alone. Whether you or a loved one is experiencing anxiety, depression, grief, or any other issue, we can help. Our team of compassionate therapists wants to walk with you on your path towards healing.

Allison Schechter, PsyD

Allison Schechter, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist

In 60045 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

Therapy promotes awareness of yourself, your relationships, empowerment, and making real and lasting changes in your life. I strive to create a trusting and collaborative relationship as we explore the journey of self-healing, discovery, growth, and change.

Kristin Patten, MA, LCPC

Kristin Patten, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60031 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

Are you worried about your child? Often children have more going on inside their minds than they can say, and it comes out in behaviors! I'd like to help your family know what's going on. I help parents in understanding children's behavior and help kids manage stress.

Anthony Vertino, PsyD

Anthony Vertino, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist

In 60015 - Nearby to Des Plaines.

I have been a provider of therapy for 20+ years and was recently named Top Psychologist in the Nation by Health Tap (Spring 2017). I practice Cognitive Behavioral and Health Psychology and emphasize strengths to encourage positive changes in your life.



You Have Found The Best Therapists in Des Plaines, IL. Let's Get Started and Change Your Life.

Welcome to our Illinois listing of values-centered therapists in Des Plaines IL. Counseling in Illinois with Theravive aims to be real and effective, going deep to resolve issues, heal broken relationships, and give you the right tools to move forward in a healthy and free way. Contact forms are "open" 24/7 it's free and easy to reach out, so select a Des Plaines therapist above and start your new journey today.

Des Plaines is located in Cook County, Illinois. It has a land area of 14.34 square miles and a water area of 0.14 square miles.  The population of Des Plaines is 58,677 people with 22,191 households and a median annual income of $65,109. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Des Plaines, IL

Generally Affordable

Therapists in Des Plaines are often within budget with some potential challenges for longer term commitments. Your mental health and well being are a top priority. If accessibility is a concern, ask your counselor about sliding scale fees or inquire about accepted insurance plans. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Des Plaines public health department.