Counseling in Highland Park, IL. Find the Right Therapist.

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Donna Martino, LCPC, NCC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Highland Park

We all struggle from time to time. I provide a safe, confidential, non-judgmental environment to help my clients work through their problems and identify what's holding them back from being where they want to be in life, in relationships or in their careers.

Mary Lynn Meyers, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Highland Park

My approach in therapy is open, explorational, mindful, warm and genuine. I use family systems theory, mindfulness practices, positive psychology and even humor, when appropriate, in an integrative manner to help you increase your insight into the issues you are facing.

Gary Phillips, S.T.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologist; Pastoral Counselor

Within driving distance of Highland Park

I am a licensed clinical psychologist and pastoral counselor. I help persons solve problems by combining spiritual and religious resources with psychology. Clients will learn how to overcome problems such as depression, anxiety, relationship conflicts, anger issues.

Gilda Schaffer, PsyD, LCPC, LMHC, BCC, BCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Highland Park

I provide a professional, yet personal climate where the person can feel supported and understood while working towards healing and well-being. Starting with a comprehensive exploration of the client's current concerns, I look at the meaning of them in the person's life

Donna Marie Desai, LCPC

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Within driving distance of Highland Park

Are you looking for clarity about your situation and a way to make your life more meaningful and easier? My compassionate approach helps you understand yourself more clearly, develop your untapped strengths, and learn concrete strategies to address your challenges.

Matt Frantz, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Highland Park

My goal is to create a safe and accepting environment in which to explore and understand your strengths, concerns and goals. As a non-judgmental, unbiased listener I can help you process thoughts, memories and feelings in order to experience healing and change.

Julianne Neely, MSW, LCSW

Play Therapist

Within driving distance of Highland Park

Are you worried about your child or teenager? I create a supportive environment that incorporates parents as part of the treatment process. Together we can help your child find their strengths, overcome challenges, and begin to thrive.

Mid America Psychological and Counseling Service, P.C.

Mid-America Psychological and Counseling Services,

Within driving distance of Highland Park

Mid-America Psychological and Counseling Services is a group of mental health professionals trained to diagnose and treat a variety of mental disorders, trauma assessment and treatment. Specialty Clinics: Neuropsychological evaluations, pediatric, Couples, Groups.

Anthony Vertino, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist

Within driving distance of Highland Park

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.

Kristen Jacobsen, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor / Therapist

Within driving distance of Highland Park

"It is the client who knows what hurts, what directions to go, what problems are crucial, what experiences have been deeply buried. We are not what happened to us, we are what we choose to become." - Carl Rogers

Aldo P. Hernandez, LCSW


Within driving distance of Highland Park

Hello, I am licensed as a therapist in Illinois and New York. New York clients can complete sessions via video or phone. The practice however is located in Chicago.

Amanda Atkins, MS, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Highland Park

I prefer a warm, collaborative approach to therapy and enjoy getting to know my clients and gaining an understanding of what brought them to their current place in life. I enjoy humor and believe laughter can (and often should) be part of the healing process.

Corinne (Cory) Kalat, MS, LCPC

LCPC - Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Highland Park

TELEPHONE and IN PERSON psychotherapy, life coaching, hypnosis offered by an experienced, respectful, caring, and creative professional. Also offering individual instruction in Mindfulness, Meditation and Laughter Yoga.

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Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association

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Highland Park, located in the northern part of Illinois, isn't a big city. It isn't a small city either. Yet it manages to keep the best of both worlds. Families who live here---whether they are young, with children in elementary and high school, or more settled, with children in college--- are finding that Highland Park, IL has a lot to offer. In addition, there are plenty of schools to choose from. If you prefer public schools, there are plenty of those, and several private schools, as well, such as Ark Early Christian School, or Northern Suburban Special Education District. Along with these fine schools, there are theaters, such as the Music Theater Company. Here, they perform many contemporary musical theater pieces for the entertainment of the whole family.1 If you're a parent looking for something special to do for your teenager's birthday, Highland Park, IL is a good place to be.

Mental Health in Highland Park

If an addiction to gambling is destroying your life, help can be found through Chicagoland Gam-Anon. The organization is dedicated to providing addicts with healthy ways of coping with their problem. Meetings allow individuals to share their failures as well as their successes in a safe, caring, and supportive environment. Meetings are held throughout the Highland Park area on a regular basis and are facilitated by individuals who have struggled with a gambling addiction. Call 708-802-0105 for details about meeting times and locations.2

Elyssa's Mission is dedicated to informing youth, teenagers, and adults about the warning signs of suicide so they are better equipped to help loved ones in a crisis situation seek help rather than taking their own life. The agency provides in-school programs that teach children about the link between mental illness and suicidal ideation. Their Everybody Matters program assists students in cultivating a climate of acceptance in which each person is valued and respected. Resources for parents help them recognize factors that increase the likelihood of suicide and provide guidance for talking openly and honestly about their concerns. Contact Elyssa's Mission at 847-697-9181 for additional information.3

Current Education

Educating youth about mental health is an important component of the goal to reduce stigma, increase awareness, and encourage young people to seek help when they need it. Haven Youth and Family Services offers in-school psychoeducational courses that teach kids about depression, poor self-image, anxiety, cyberbullying and other common issues that reduce teenagers' mental health functioning. To find out more about Haven's program offerings, call 847-251-6630.4 Additional youth education opportunities are offered by Family Focus. Their after-school services include assistance with homework, programs to improve literacy skills, and activities that build self-confidence, improve self-esteem, and facilitate development of healthy relationships with their peers and adult mentors. Contact Family Focus at 312-421-5200 for further details.5


1. The Music Theater Company. (2010). Homepage. Retrieved from
2. Chicagoland Gam-Anon. (2017). Homepage. Retrieved from
3. Elyssa's Mission. (2016). Programs. Retrieved from
4. Haven Youth and Family Services. (2017). Prevention Workshops. Retrieved from
5. Family Focus. (2016). Youth Development. Retrieved from

Highland Park is located in Lake County, Illinois. It has a land area of 12.20 square miles and a water area of 0.03 square miles.  The population of Highland Park is 29,743 people with 11,373 households and a median annual income of $122,829. .

Therapy Affordability Meter for Highland Park, IL

Widely Affordable

Licensed, professional counseling in Highland Park is considered widely accessible by the majority of people who live here and budget is often not a concern for mental health treatment