Marriage counseling that Heals in Elgin, IL. Restore Your Relationship.

Speak with the right marriage therapist in Elgin. Real help for issues like separation, communication, infidelity, and finances.


Ralph Whetstine, Psy.D., ACHT
Marriage Counselor

Ralph Whetstine, Psy.D., ACHT

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 60173 - Nearby to Elgin.

Working to achieve what is possible for your relationship. I work with couples utilizing the treatment methods of John Gottman, focusing on what can enhance effective and supportive exchange. My effort is to help you achieve the balanced exchange you desire.

Karen Cohen, MS, LPC, NCC
Marriage Counselor

Karen Cohen, MS, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 60010 - Nearby to Elgin.

Therapy can strengthen good relationships and bring restoration to struggling ones. I combine the research based Gottman Method of Relationship Therapy with a knowledge of attachment theories to help couples create the relationship they have been wanting.

Martin Scripp
Marriage Counselor

Martin Scripp

In 60173 - Nearby to Elgin.

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.

D. S. Joel Marquart, MA, LPC
Marriage Counselor

D. S. Joel Marquart, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 60137 - Nearby to Elgin.

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.

Sheldon Isenberg, LCSW, BCD
Marriage Counselor

Sheldon Isenberg, LCSW, BCD

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Board Certified Diplomate

In 60540 - Nearby to Elgin.

I've been working with couples for about 40 years, am married 47 years. We worked professionally together and raised our family. I really enjoy working with couples of all ages, helping them learn to cope with marital expectations while finding their joy together

Payal Sud, LCSW, ICDVP, LCSW,ICDVP
Marriage Counselor

Payal Sud, LCSW, ICDVP, LCSW,ICDVP

Licensed clinical social worker

In 60515 - Nearby to Elgin.

All relationships have challenges, small or large. These challenges can cause a strain and sometimes break up. In therapy, we work on enhancing communication skills and understanding each other better.

Katherine Harris, Ph.D
Marriage Counselor

Katherine Harris, Ph.D

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 60542 - Nearby to Elgin.

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.

Susan Steffey, Ms.ed, LCPC
Marriage Counselor

Susan Steffey, Ms.ed, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60181 - Nearby to Elgin.

My focus in marriage counseling is to help the couple stay together, if not then to have an amicable split. I use a family of origin approach to marriage counseling because we are profoundly affected by the family we grew up in.

William Edleman, LCSW, MSW
Marriage Counselor

William Edleman, LCSW, MSW

LCSW

In 60061 - Nearby to Elgin.

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy may reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started.

Deborah Metroka, MA, LCPC
Marriage Counselor

Deborah Metroka, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60156 - Nearby to Elgin.

An important part of my work is fostering greater understanding, intimacy and satisfaction for couples and families. As I listen closely, compassionately and thoroughly, I can assist you in developing and enhancing the skills you need to improve your relationships.

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

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

Licensed Clinical Psychologist / Company President

In 60010 - Nearby to Elgin.

Mark D. Parisi, Psy.D. & Associates, P.C. has two Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFTs) on staff that have specific expertise providing solution-focused counseling for couples and families in distress. We also offer relationship enrichment counseling.

Polaris Counseling
Marriage Counselor

Polaris Counseling

Professional Counseling Practice

In 60563 - Nearby to Elgin.

At Polaris, we understand the stresses that marriages and relationships face.  Whether it is a lack of trust, poor communication, loss of respect, infidelity, abuse (verbal or physical), constant arguing, issues with children, addictions, or other problems, we can help!

Lori Corrigan, LCPC
Marriage Counselor

Lori Corrigan, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

In 60084 - Nearby to Elgin.

A healthy marriage takes work. Therapy will reach the heart of the issues and begin the process of restoration. Let's get started. I understand & am here to help.



Related Sites:
City of Elgin
Illinois Mental Health Counselors Association

Therapy Elgin, IL

Counseling Streamwood, Dundee, Carpentersville, Bartlett, Schaumburg, Gilberts

Elgin is a beautiful city located just northwest of Chicago. With many amenities and activities for families, it is one of the fastest growing cities in the state. For adults who seek a fun night out alone, head over to the city's Grand Victoria Riverboat Casino. For family fun, consider a visit to the large Gail Borden Public Library, where children, teenagers and adults alike can peruse nearly half a million volumes. For the physically active members of the family, take part in swimming, weight lifting, rock climbing, basketball and other recreational activities at the Centre of Elgin. This beautiful facility is open seven days a week and offers programs for people of all ages.1

Marriage and Family Mental Health in Elgin

Many issues can arise that lead to family dysfunction, among them poverty, addiction, homelessness and job loss. Hesed House believes that everyone, given the proper resources, can succeed and lead a dignified, independent life. To facilitate that end, Hesed House offers an array of support programs for families in need. Drop-in centers provide food, clothing and other necessities so families can meet their basic needs. Emergency shelter is available for families who have lost their homes. Employment training is offered so families have the financial means to get back on their feet. Resources for those who suffer from addiction or mental illness are also provided. Further details can be provided by calling 630-897-2156.2

An unplanned pregnancy can cause much stress to a relationship, and can be even more stressful for a single woman. Waterleaf Women's Center offers many free and confidential services to fit the individual needs of the pregnant women they work with. Pregnancy testing is available, as are ultrasound exams. School and employment assistance programs help stabilize the financial situation of young women. Support, guidance and expert advice are also provided in order to help reduce the emotional and psychological stressors associated with an unplanned pregnancy. Call 630-701-6270 to obtain more information.3

Camp Fire Illinois Prairie conducts in-school and after-school programs that facilitate the growth of positive social-emotional traits in children. In addition to teaching children valuable skills that improve communication, foster positive attitudes, and emphasizes tolerance, Camp Fire programs also help kids build practical skills for daily living. Participants learn about the value of community service, develop leadership skills, and learn how to build relationships with their peers and their family members that are positive and long lasting. Contact Camp Fire at 630-629-5160 for additional details.4

Family Services and Assistance Programs

Family focus is dedicated to providing support services to all adult family members in order to enhance the stability and wellbeing of families. Through job assistance programs, parents develop the skills they need to be self-sufficient and provide for their children. The agency also offers parenting support groups for fathers who have been absent due to incarceration. Parenting resources, information about health and safety, and general guidance are additionally provided to grandparents who have stepped in to raise their grandchildren. To learn more about these programs, please call 312-421-5200.5


References

1. The Centre of Elgin. (2017). Athletics. Retrieved from http://centreofelgin.org/athletics/athletics/
2. Hesed House. (2016). Programs. Retrieved from http://www.hesedhouse.org/programs/
3. Waterleaf Women's Center. (2017). We Can Help. Retrieved from http://www.waterleafwc.org/PregnancyServices/tabid/1572/Default.aspx
4. Camp Fire Illinois Prairie. (2017). Programs. Retrieved from http://www.campfireusa-illinois.org/Programs.html
5. Family Focus. (2016). Family Support Services. Retrieved from http://www.family-focus.org/about-us/every-day

Elgin is a city that is located in multiple counties- Cook County and Kane County in Illinois. It has a land area of 37.44 square miles and a water area of 0.49 square miles.  The population of Elgin is 112,111 people with 35,075 households and a median annual income of $60,499. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Elgin, IL

Generally Affordable

Therapists in Elgin are often within budget with some potential challenges for longer term commitments. Your mental health and well being are a top priority. If accessibility is a concern, ask your counselor about sliding scale fees or inquire about accepted insurance plans. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Elgin public health department.