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.


David Johnson, LCSW

David Johnson, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 60202 - Nearby to Highland Park.

I provide a warm and accepting environment where you can explore the things in life that are not easy to resolve. Finding a compassionate guide in self exploration is sometimes needed in response to a specific need such as loss, job change, or depression/anxiety.

Joseph Gerard Potaczek, Psy.D.

Joseph Gerard Potaczek, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 60602 - Nearby to Highland Park.

You can make positive changes in your life. Are you feeling stuck or experience stress, anxiety or unhappiness? I can help you get back feeling happy and healthy again. Contact me for free consultation.

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.

Jens Hussey, LCPC, CADC

Jens Hussey, LCPC, CADC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor & Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor

In 60602 - Nearby to Highland Park.

My work has been profiled in the Chicago Tribune and I was a former staff therapist at one of the top psychiatric hospitals in the country. I specialize in helping executives, physicians, lawyers and other professionals transform and empower their lives.

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.

Catherine Papagiorgio, NCC, LCPC, CADC

Catherine Papagiorgio, NCC, LCPC, CADC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor ,

In 60005 - Nearby to Highland Park.

CENTER FOR EMOTIONAL WELLNESS AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT "Sometimes all we need is a little support and we find our way" Specializing in Individual, Couple and Family Counseling. Services for Adults, Adolescents and Children

Stacey Max, Psy.D.

Stacey Max, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 60069 - Nearby to Highland Park.

Therapy can be a very emotional and rewarding experience. I strive to provide a safe environment to allow you to explore issues and patterns in your life. I use a collaborative therapeutic approach to help you achieve your goals and increase your overall happiness.

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.

Mid America Psychological and Counseling Service, P.C.

Mid America Psychological and Counseling Service, P.C.

Mid-America Psychological and Counseling Services,

In 60602 - Nearby to 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.

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.

Cassie Whitfield, LCSW

Cassie Whitfield, LCSW

Clinical Therapist

In 60605 - Nearby to Highland Park.

For many people dealing with stress, anxiety, depression, or trauma, emotions & thoughts can feel like they are constantly overwhelming and painful. They can often feel trapping, keeping you from enjoying life the way you'd like. However, it doesn’t have to stay that!

Rae Mazzei, Psy.D., CADC, BCB

Rae Mazzei, Psy.D., CADC, BCB

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 60173 - Nearby to Highland Park.

As a Health Psychologist, I will work closely with you to relieve emotional distress, to improve your mental and physical health, and to help facilitate positive and enduring life changes. I integrate well-researched therapies in a compassionate and caring environment.

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.



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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.