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

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


Bruce Christensen, Ph. D.

Bruce Christensen, Ph. D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 60195 - Nearby to Highland Park.

I help individuals, couples and families understand and learn to deal more effectively with difficult realities they face - realities that stir up the feelings of anxiety, depression, anger and turmoil that brought them to seek help through counseling.

Gary Phillips, S.T.D

Gary Phillips, S.T.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologist; Pastoral Counselor

In 60093 - Nearby to 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.

Cathy Betti, AMFT, MSMFT

Cathy Betti, AMFT, MSMFT

Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

In 60015 - Nearby to Highland Park.

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.

Jade Wurster, MAAT, LPC

Jade Wurster, MAAT, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 60613 - Nearby to Highland Park.

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.

Portrait Health Centers, Chicago, IL

Portrait Health Centers, Chicago, IL

Psychologists/Counselors/Dietitians/Psychological Testing

In 60611 - Nearby to Highland Park.

Specializing in Diagnosing and Treating Depression, Attention Deficit Disorders, Nutritional Needs, and Learning Differences in Children, Adults & Seniors

Donna Marie Desai, LCPC

Donna Marie Desai, LCPC

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

In 60154 - Nearby to 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.

Ray Kadkhodaian, MA, PsyD, LCPC

Ray Kadkhodaian, MA, PsyD, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60173 - Nearby to Highland Park.

The Founders of the practice, Dr. Ray & Jean Kadkhodaian, are a married couple that have been working with thousands of couples for over 15 years. Our practice and staff specialize in relationship and family work. We know couples and families, because we live it.

Richard Cohen, Ph.D

Richard Cohen, Ph.D

Clinical Psychologist

In 60201 - Nearby to Highland Park.

My many years of experience in working with a wide range of problems enables me to zero in on your specific issues. Working together, we will then be able to find the appropriate resolution for you concerns.

Jacob Rosser, PsyD

Jacob Rosser, PsyD

Clinical Psychologist

In 60657 - Nearby to Highland Park.

Do you feel held back from achieving your full potential? Trapped by feelings of anxiety or depression? Your story doesn't end here. Let me help you write the next chapter.

Susan Steffey, Ms.ed, LCPC

Susan Steffey, Ms.ed, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60181 - Nearby to Highland Park.

I have 30 years experience in mental health counseling. regard counseling to be a joy, I love to help people unlock their potential and to grow and lead satisfying and productive lives. I specialize in the treatment of depression, trauma and abuse.

Kristin Patten, MA, LCPC

Kristin Patten, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60031 - Nearby to Highland Park.

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.

Melissa Sanchez, LCPC, BC-DMT

Melissa Sanchez, LCPC, BC-DMT

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist

In 60202 - Nearby to Highland Park.

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.

Jon Dodds, PhD, LCPC

Jon Dodds, PhD, LCPC

License Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60601 - Nearby to Highland Park.

Going through a difficult stretch? I work with individuals who are dealing with a stressful life event. You can feel better sooner than you think. You don't have to do it on your own. Let's begin a conversation today that will get you feeling like yourself again.



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City of Highland Park
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


References

1. The Music Theater Company. (2010). Homepage. Retrieved from http://www.themusictheatrecompany.org/
2. Chicagoland Gam-Anon. (2017). Homepage. Retrieved from http://www.gamanonchicago.org/
3. Elyssa's Mission. (2016). Programs. Retrieved from http://www.elyssasmission.org/programs/sos/
4. Haven Youth and Family Services. (2017). Prevention Workshops. Retrieved from http://havenforyouth.org/haven-in-your-school/prevention-workshops/
5. Family Focus. (2016). Youth Development. Retrieved from http://www.family-focus.org/about-us/every-day

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. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Highland Park public health department.