Counseling in River Forest, IL. Find the Right Therapist.

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


Payal Sud, LCSW, ICDVP, LCSW,ICDVP

Payal Sud, LCSW, ICDVP, LCSW,ICDVP

Licensed clinical social worker

In 60515 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Susan Steffey, Ms.ed, LCPC

Susan Steffey, Ms.ed, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60181 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

D. S. Joel Marquart, MA, LPC

D. S. Joel Marquart, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 60137 - Nearby to River Forest.

Therapy begins with an authentic therapeutic relationship, and a safe space to explore complex feelings. I understand the push-pull dynamic of therapy, and I am here to journey with you down difficult roads to healing and growth.

Catherine Papagiorgio, NCC, LCPC, CADC

Catherine Papagiorgio, NCC, LCPC, CADC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor ,

In 60005 - Nearby to River Forest.

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

Sheldon Isenberg, LCSW, BCD

Sheldon Isenberg, LCSW, BCD

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Board Certified Diplomate

In 60540 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Jens Hussey, LCPC, CADC

Jens Hussey, LCPC, CADC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor & Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor

In 60602 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Cathy Betti, LMFT, MSMFT

Cathy Betti, LMFT, MSMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 60015 - Nearby to River Forest.

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 River Forest.

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.

Gary Phillips, S.T.D

Gary Phillips, S.T.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologist; Pastoral Counselor

In 60093 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Damen Wellen, LCSW

Damen Wellen, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker

In 60035 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Margo Tirado, MA, LCPC

Margo Tirado, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60521 - Nearby to River Forest.

We all have a story to tell and a wound to mend. I would love to journey with you and listen to your story. Please do not wait another minute. I would be honored to take that journey with you. I truly look forward to hearing from you.

Stenzel Clinical Services, LCPC

Stenzel Clinical Services, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60187 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Mark D. Parisi, Psy.D. and Associates, P.C.

Mark D. Parisi, Psy.D. and Associates, P.C.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist / Company President

In 60068 - Nearby to River Forest.

Mark D. Parisi, Psy.D. & Associates, P.C. is a well-respected, multi-specialty group practice that has been serving the behavioral healthcare needs of individuals and families in Metro Chicago since 2000.

Catherine Gruener, M.A.,M.A., LCPC, NCC

Catherine Gruener, M.A.,M.A., LCPC, NCC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors, Certified Parent Trainers, and Psychotherapists

In 60523 - Nearby to River Forest.

Catherine is an intuitive, energetic, and caring psychotherapist who uses the most up to date counseling and training methods that help her clients in the Oak Brook and Greater Chicago-land area create positive changes in their lives.

Stacey Max, Psy.D.

Stacey Max, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 60069 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

James McClymonds, Psy.D., HSPP

James McClymonds, Psy.D., HSPP

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 60603 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Roberta Vondrak, MA, LCPC, CADC

Roberta Vondrak, MA, LCPC, CADC

LCPC, CADC

In 60440 - Nearby to River Forest.

Licensed Clinical Professional Christian outpatient counseling is provided for individual adults or adolescents and couples, to obtain healing, growth and recovery for a variety of mental health and substance abuse issues in a safe supportive therapeutic environment.

Richard Cohen, Ph.D

Richard Cohen, Ph.D

Clinical Psychologist

In 60076 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Ray Kadkhodaian, MA, PsyD, LCPC

Ray Kadkhodaian, MA, PsyD, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60173 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 60608 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Denise Ambre, LCSW

Denise Ambre, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Psychoanalyst

In 60025 - Nearby to River Forest.

I work with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues and in a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each of my clients individual needs to help attain the personal growth they’re striving for.

Bruce Christensen, Ph. D.

Bruce Christensen, Ph. D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 60195 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.

Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center

Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center

In 60439 - Nearby to River Forest.

Timberline Knolls Residential Treatment Center, a female only program, is respected nationwide for its treatment of eating disorders, substance abuse, and mood disorders. Treatment is holistic, individualized, and nurturing; preparing women for the next phase in life.

Carol Drengenberg, MA, RN, LCPC

Carol Drengenberg, MA, RN, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60062 - Nearby to River Forest.

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!

Donna Marie Desai, LCPC

Donna Marie Desai, LCPC

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

In 60154 - Nearby to River Forest.

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.



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River Forest is located in Cook County, Illinois. It has a land area of 2.47 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of River Forest is 11,199 people with 3,944 households and a median annual income of $99,250. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for River Forest, IL

Very Affordable

Booking a weekly counseling session with a licensed therapist in River Forest is not a large financial issue for the majority of people in this area. Sustaining a commitment to mental health treatment is easily accessible for the average family, but ask your therapist if there are any concerns as many will accept insurance or even offer sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local River Forest public health department.