Polaris Counseling

Counselor, MA, LCPC

Verified by Psychology Today
3 Endorsed
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(630) 948-5599 Website

Polaris Counseling

Counselor, MA, LCPC

Verified by Psychology Today
3 Endorsed

Location

Polaris Counseling
800 W. 5th Avenue
Suite 205
Naperville, IL 60563
Call James Smithers
(630) 948-5599
Ask about video sessions

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About

Welcome to Polaris Counseling! We are a group practice consisting of fully licensed counselors and social workers. Our mission is to provide high quality counseling services to individuals, couples and families in a professional, non-judgmental, supportive and friendly environment at an affordable cost to you. We strive to make every client feel welcome, respected and safe while in treatment with us and give one hundred and ten percent of our energy in helping you navigate your way through treatment successfully. Our compassionate, hardworking approach to counseling has become our trademark. Learn more at www.polariscounseling.com!
At Polaris Counseling we specialize in working with couples and families, children, teens and individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, anger management, addictions and ADHD. We use only the best practices and most effective strategies with our clients to ensure workable solutions to each unique issue.
What sets us apart from others is just how personable we are! We are all in our early to mid thirties, have kids and plenty of stressors too! We get it! We also have a fantastic website that is full of articles and advice, a blog and so much more!!!

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $60 - $130
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BHS | Behavioral Health Systems
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Benefit Administration Systems
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • ComPsych
  • Great-West Life
  • Humana
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Magellan
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS Network
  • Principle Life
  • UniCare
  • United Behavioral Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Illinois / 180.005925
  • School: Argosy University
  • Year Graduated: 2002

Endorsements

Marriage & Family Therapist
"Variety of psychotherapists in James' group practice. Easily accessible."

Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT
"James Smithers is a very good listener and is empathetic. He offers his experience and knowledge to adults and couples. He is always very professional."

Counselor, MS, LCPC

Location

Polaris Counseling
800 W. 5th Avenue
Suite 205
Naperville, IL 60563
Call James Smithers
(630) 948-5599
Ask about video sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Child
  • Family Conflict
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus

Faith: Christian
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

Our Website

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Last Modified: 26 Jun 2020
Photo of Polaris Counseling, MA, LCPC, Counselor in Naperville
Polaris Counseling

Counselor, MA, LCPC