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.


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.

Sheila Harris-Fitzpatrick

Sheila Harris-Fitzpatrick

Licensed Therapist

In 60302 - Nearby to Highland Park.

As a solution-focused therapist, my goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating.

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.

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.

Carol Drengenberg, MA, RN, LCPC

Carol Drengenberg, MA, RN, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60062 - Nearby to Highland Park.

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!

Cathy Betti, LMFT, MSMFT

Cathy Betti, LMFT, MSMFT

Licensed 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.

Mary Lynn Meyers, LCSW

Mary Lynn Meyers, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 60093 - Nearby to 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.

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.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 60093 - Nearby to Highland Park.

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.

Damen Wellen, LCSW

Damen Wellen, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

In 60035 - Nearby to Highland Park.

I offer my clients a nonjudgemental and safe therapeutic environment to work on their individual goals. I am devoted to learning about my clients and offering them a trusting and collaborative relationship to help them find solutions to their personal challenges.

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.

Louise Cohen, LCSW

Louise Cohen, LCSW

MSW, LCSW

In 60004 - Nearby to Highland Park.

I have a step-by-step supportive treatment process that opens you to your strengths and liabilities. Thus no matter what challenges you are having now or difficult experiences you have had in your past, you are capable of finding new answers.

James McClymonds, Psy.D., HSPP

James McClymonds, Psy.D., HSPP

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 60603 - Nearby to Highland Park.

I specialize in brief therapy for individuals, couples, and families seeking to improve their lives. I use a supportive and caring approach combined with analytical methods to help you feel better quickly. Additionally, I can provide psychological testing upon request.



Related Sites:
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.