Gottman Method Therapists in Chicago, IL

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Ann-Marie Michelle Sands
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CADC
Verified
My approach to individual, family and couples therapy is rooted in honesty and acceptance. I begin this process by providing a safe space and answering questions about the therapeutic process. I will collaborate with you to make treatment goals and we will discuss how to reach positive outcomes. Throughout this process, I will continuously get feedback from you to ensure you feel safe and invested in the process. I use mindfulness, emotion focused therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. I have training and certifications in Gottman-Method Level I, Functional Family Therapy, DBT, Motivational Interviewing, and Trauma Focused-CBT.
(224) 408-5248 
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Chicago, IL 60640
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Roxie Garza
LSW
Verified
I am trained in the Gottman Method for Couples Therapy and am passionate about helping couples strengthen their connection and communication.
I am so glad you have made the decision to begin your therapeutic journey. I believe in empowering individuals as well as helping clients build the tools and skills they need to manage a variety of life stressors. My biggest passion is working with the LGBTQIA+ community as I personally identify with this group and have a strong desire to assist all that seek guidance. My goal is to create a space that encourages your growth, insight, and self-acceptance. We will work together in finding the tools and strengths that are specific to you.
(773) 249-9268 
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Chicago, IL 60618
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Wendi Lev, LCSW, ACSW, CADC-Lev Counseling Chicago
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ACSW, CADC
Verified
Drawing on my training in and ability to integrate CBT, ACT, DBT, psychodynamic, the Gottman Method & EFT couples counseling, addictions, sex therapy, and coaching, I strive to relieve symptoms and build toward long-term gains promptly.
Are you the person you want to be? Are you having difficulty in your relationship or career? Feel like you are never good enough? Guy, do you avoid or deny your feelings? Are you stung by a recent breakup/divorce? Ask yourself a different question. Are you ready to feel empowered and thrive? My goal is to help you increase self-awareness & make positive lasting changes in thoughts and behavior. I provide integrated therapy and consulting customized to your unique situation, goals, personality, strengths, and history. To help you become a better version of yourself and reach your unlimited potential.
(773) 312-7918 
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Chicago, IL 60601
Offers online therapy
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Bernard de Wet
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC, CCTP, CGCS, CYMHS
Verified
I am trained in the Gottman Method for couples therapy, and am a certified Grief Counseling Specialist, Clinical Trauma Professional, and Youth Mental Health Specialist.
It is my goal to serve as your guide and walk with you on your life journey. I aim to help you overcome those obstacles that may be holding you back from reaching your dreams, while providing you with healthy strategies to implement in your life outside of therapy. Whether exploring the past, present, or future; discussing coping strategies; processing stressful events; building resiliency; healing from trauma; creative problem-solving, or enhancing communication within your relationship. I serve an array of culturally diverse clients, including: children, adolescents, teenagers, college students, adults, couples, & families.
(773) 231-0870 
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Chicago, IL 60640
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Katerina Fager
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LCPC
Verified
Do you feel disconnected, deal with infidelity, or poor communication? I help individuals and couples to develop some new skills and new ways to communicate and grow to create more satisfying relationships. I have completed Level 3 Clinical Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and use Gottman Method in my work with couples. This method is designed to help teach specific tools to deepen friendship and intimacy in your relationship. I believe that although each individual is unique, everyone has the ability to change, heal and move forward. Therapy can help you to feel better and have a better relationship.
 
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Chicago, IL 60613
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Nicholas Corne
Counselor, LCPC
Verified
My approach to relationship issues is strongly influenced by my extensive training in the Gottman method .
You may be suffering with anxiety or depression. Perhaps you’re managing a life transition (or two or three), searching for identity and purpose, or looking for ways forward after stepping into sobriety. Maybe you’re struggling in relationships. Or maybe you’re just generally trying to figure yourself out. Are you ready for something new? I can help.
(312) 262-7632 
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Chicago, IL 60640
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Alexandra Faure
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
I also provide couples counseling based on the Gottman Method approach.
I understand that therapy can be challenging and I strive to create a safe and comfortable environment by listening and tailoring therapy to your needs and goals. My approach to therapy is a collaborative and mindful experience meant to join you on your self-exploration journey. My process integrates cognitive behavioral theory with multiculturalism to create a counseling sensitive to your struggles with cultural issues, racism and other related experiences.
(773) 900-6205 
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Chicago, IL 60647
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Natalie A. Stanish
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT
Verified
I utilize prominent Couple/Family Therapy approaches including Emotionally-Focused Couple's Therapy, Internal Family Systems Therapy, Gottman Method , Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness.
NOT ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a M.S in Child Development & Family Studies, specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy, from Purdue University. I specialize in working with couples, parents and co-parents, families, teens and Adults. My systemic approach goes beyond the individual and addresses problems within the context of people's relationships and environment. I believe relationships form a key part of health & well-being and strive to help people work through/resolve their emotional injuries to achieve happiness & harmony internally (within one's self) and externally (in relationships).
(872) 204-1579 
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Chicago, IL 60657
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Ellen Cerasale
Counselor, LCPC
Verified
I've completed training in Levels 1 & 2 of Gottman Method Couples Therapy.
Therapy can be a powerful tool for positive change no matter what's going on in your life. A calm, protected space to work through challenging relationship dynamics could provide just the relief you're needing. Maybe you and your partner are in a rut and feeling disconnected. I can give supportive tools and unbiased guidance to help strengthen connection, improve communication, and set healthy boundaries. You deserve to enhance the relationship you have with yourself and those you love most.
(872) 401-6507 
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Chicago, IL 60601
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Taylor Walker
Counselor, EdS, LCPC
Verified
I like to integrate various therapeutic modalities, including cognitive behavioral therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, person-centered and the Gottman Method .
I work with individuals and couples who might be struggling with anxiety, depression, relationship or intimacy concerns, familial stressors, and life transitions. I enjoy working with adults of all ages, though my specialty is working with adults going through life changes. These life changes often include but are not limited to career shifts, relationship changes, motherhood and moving. I enjoy working on self-awareness, managing anxiety and depression, creating goals and making change, communication and relationships, boundary setting, and self-care. My hope is that clients gain self-awareness and feel empowered to make change.
(773) 207-2091 
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Chicago, IL 60601
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Carolyn Raitt
Counselor, LCPC
Verified
I have extensive training in DBT, CBT, ACT, ERP, Mindfulness, the Gottman Method , and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).
I have experience helping individuals with a wide variety of presenting issues, including depression, anxiety, and grief/loss. In addition, I specialize in working with eating and/or body image issues, self-harm, suicidal ideation, and adolescent & young adult life transitions & identity development.
(312) 262-3704 
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Chicago, IL 60601
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Lori Yi Long
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, LCSW
Verified
I've also been trained in Gottman Method , which provided me a unique point of view while working on relationship issues.
As a first-generation Asian immigrant myself, I dedicate my practice to Asian, multicultural individuals, immigrants, LGBTQIA+, and other marginalized communities. I am passionate about working with individuals from different cultural backgrounds, exploring how complex identities and unique personal experiences have shaped us into who we are. I specialize in addressing and healing from: anxiety, complex trauma, relationship issues, pregnancy/prenatal/postpartum issues, stress, cultural identity, cultural/intergenerational conflicts, family conflicts, grief, and other issues.
(773) 364-1625 
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Chicago, IL 60657
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Melissa Haberstroh
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified
When working with couples, I draw from both the Gottman Method and Emotionally Focused Therapy.
Have you been struggling with managing the changes life has dealt to you? I have worked with individuals from six months to ninety-eight years old, couples, and groups of individuals to support them in their life changes and help them address their needs through therapeutic interventions. My approach to therapy relies on the ability to create safety and developing a strong therapeutic alliance with you. I view this alliance as the vehicle for change that you are looking for. I want to work to meet you where you are at, so that you feel understood and heard in your experience.
(312) 584-2572 
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Chicago, IL 60655
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Erin O'Connor
Pre-Licensed Professional
Verified
I'm Level I certified in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and a member of Kink and Poly Aware Chicago Therapist (KPACT).
I'm passionate about helping folks struggling to give themselves grace and kindness, which is crucial to moving in the direction of the life we want, whatever that may look like for each individual. I work from a sex-positive stance to help individuals and those in relationships facing the barriers and challenges in a monogamy-centric world. I’m here to partner with my clients to emphasize strengths and fosters holistic wellness whether that client(s) is facing depression, anxiety, relationship issues, sexual issues, shame, fear, and or one of the many other challenges that come with being human in today's world.
(773) 915-0897 
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Chicago, IL 60618
Offers online therapy
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Stacey Kiran
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified
Gottman Method , CBT, and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction that will help you achieve the quality of life you want.
I pride myself on meeting my clients where they are, and working collaboratively with each of my clients and couples. We all at times go through periods when processing, whether towards change or healing, becomes necessary. I hope to make that process a bit more comfortable, so that you are not alone, and also to help you move through your journey with integrity and intention. Many of my clients report feeling it to be easier to approach difficult topics due to us having a friendly relationship as a foundation. I believe that foundation is in part created due to our efforts in seeing and validating their own internal strengths.
(224) 261-7610 
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Chicago, IL 60613
Not accepting new clients
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Confluent Relationship Therapy
Counselor, MS, LCPC
Verified
I completed level 1 & 2 trainings in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and implement the evidence-based skills that work for successful couples.
Are you struggling with relationship issues? Do you feel distant from your partner? I help couples find peace in their relationship by fostering communication, managing conflict, and rebuilding the foundations of the union that are vital to the success of any relationship. Your goals for your relationship are my goals for your relationship. I work with clients from all backgrounds, including traditional and non-traditional relationships or unions. LGBTQIA-plus allied, as well as poly affirming.
(312) 874-6588 
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Chicago, IL 60661
Offers online therapy
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Melissa Martin
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC
Verified
I use diverse modalities to suit each client, such as psychodynamic psychotherapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, client-centered, trauma-informed care, dialectical behavioral therapy, narrative therapy, the Gottman Method , cognitive behavioral therapy, exposure work, and symptom management.
I am passionate about working with adults who are dealing with challenges including but not limited to: identifying and healing from trauma, identity exploration, interpersonal conflict, relationship with food and body, addictions, life transitions, eating disorders, mood disorders, stress management, and ADHD. The goal of my work with clients is for them to increase authenticity and vulnerability within the therapeutic relationship first, then translate that success to their lives outside of therapy. I empower clients with coping skills and provide a safe space for learning effective communication of and connection to emotions.
(312) 465-4765 
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Chicago, IL 60647
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Lutfi Alkaddour
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified
I am EMDR trained and completed Levels 1, 2, and 3 Trainings in Gottman Method Couples Therapy.
Every person deserves to be valued for who they are and where they are in life. Life challenges can lead us to feel disconnected from ourselves. There can be great value in reclaiming our entire selves, with all we have been through and currently face, while stepping into the unknown. Being truly witnessed can help us reconcile our realities, regain hope, and remember our gifts. I wish to honor your life by offering a warm, accepting haven for you to exist, unpack, discover, heal, and co-create your life in light of who you are and the unique opportunities and challenges you experience. You deserve to feel at home with yourself.
(224) 207-4028 
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Chicago, IL 60606
Not accepting new clients
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Rebecca Bergen
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
Gottman Method of couples therapy and utilize family systems theory.
Explore. Understand. Grow. These three words best explain my approach to therapy. Through the establishment of a trusted therapeutic relationship, together, we will embark on the process of psychological change. We will explore what is preventing you from reaching your full potential. You will develop a greater understanding of yourself, which will facilitate your growth into the person you want to become. I am a licensed clinical psychologist offering counseling to adults, adolescents, children, and families. I have extensive experience treating clients with anxiety, depression, relationship issues, low self-esteem, eating disorders, parenting issues, behavioral problems and career concerns.
(773) 877-3250 
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Chicago, IL 60640
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Rebecca Lu Jin
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
With my training in the Gottman Method , you and your partner can have all the tools to become more confident in handling life challenges and become more intimate.
Let’s face it: life can be tough. Have you tried everything to feel calm and content, yet nothing sticks? It can be scary to get help from a counselor -- you want to be sure that they are attuned to your struggles and understand your complicated situations. I specialize in helping individuals and couples with anxiety, depression, trauma, and relational issues. I also provide a safe space for cross-cultural adjustment, identity formation, and self-esteem enhancement. Only research-based approaches are offered so you can feel better, faster.
(872) 204-1645 
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Chicago, IL 60657
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Gottman Method Therapists
The Gottman Method For Making Relationships Work shows that to make a relationship last, couples must become better friends, learn to manage conflict, and create ways to support each other's hopes for the future. Drs. John and Julie Gottman have shown how couples can accomplish this by paying attention to what they call the Sound Relationship House, or the seven components of healthy relationships. Find a Gottman therapist in Chicago or Gottman method couples therapist Chicago. Gottman Chicago therapists are trained in the Gottman theory for making relationships work.