Meagan Murphy
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
I also frequently work with adults around parenting and relational concerns, depression, and anxiety.
Life doesn't have to feel like an uphill battle. I help children, adolescents, and young adults learn to cope, grow, and thrive. As a school counselor and coach, in addition to my role as a professional counselor, I am experienced at quickly connecting with kids and teens. I regularly provide therapy to youth and adolescents who are dealing with the rough patches that childhood brings. Whether it is depression, anxiety, trouble in school, identity exploration, peer relationships, or difficulties at home, I am happy to work with your child to address the obstacles they are facing.
(630) 454-9602
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Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
I also frequently work with adults around parenting and relational concerns, depression, and anxiety.
Life doesn't have to feel like an uphill battle. I help children, adolescents, and young adults learn to cope, grow, and thrive. As a school counselor and coach, in addition to my role as a professional counselor, I am experienced at quickly connecting with kids and teens. I regularly provide therapy to youth and adolescents who are dealing with the rough patches that childhood brings. Whether it is depression, anxiety, trouble in school, identity exploration, peer relationships, or difficulties at home, I am happy to work with your child to address the obstacles they are facing.
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Wendy Smith
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
Relationships can be challenging, especially now. At the Center for Family & Relational Health, our marriage and family therapists specialize in healing hurting relationships. Rather than treating individual clients, we take a different therapy approach. We treat any combination of two or more people who want to move from feeling stuck to experiencing meaningful connection in their relationships. Our therapists see couples, families, sibling groups, roommates, coworkers, and friends.
(630) 528-2298 x701
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Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
Relationships can be challenging, especially now. At the Center for Family & Relational Health, our marriage and family therapists specialize in healing hurting relationships. Rather than treating individual clients, we take a different therapy approach. We treat any combination of two or more people who want to move from feeling stuck to experiencing meaningful connection in their relationships. Our therapists see couples, families, sibling groups, roommates, coworkers, and friends.
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Dorothy O'Halloran
Counselor, LCPC Verified
Wheaton, IL 60187
While always remaining client-centered, approaches I use include Emotion Focused Therapy for couples, Somatic Experiencing Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapies (including DBT and ACT), and relational interventions.
Everyone needs relationships. Whether you're looking for a safe, healing relationship within which to explore and repair past hurts or trying to mend or strengthen existing relationships, I'm here to help. I believe personal growth requires a supportive and secure environment, and I've been told my warmth and humor have put clients at ease as we seek to understand what they are wanting from therapy in order to increase meaning or satisfaction in their marital, parenting, family, friendship, work and spiritual relationships. Walking with clients as they let go of old patterns and learn new ways to live more authentically is an honor.
(630) 315-0739 x3
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Wheaton, IL 60187
While always remaining client-centered, approaches I use include Emotion Focused Therapy for couples, Somatic Experiencing Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapies (including DBT and ACT), and relational interventions.
Everyone needs relationships. Whether you're looking for a safe, healing relationship within which to explore and repair past hurts or trying to mend or strengthen existing relationships, I'm here to help. I believe personal growth requires a supportive and secure environment, and I've been told my warmth and humor have put clients at ease as we seek to understand what they are wanting from therapy in order to increase meaning or satisfaction in their marital, parenting, family, friendship, work and spiritual relationships. Walking with clients as they let go of old patterns and learn new ways to live more authentically is an honor.
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Josette Nard
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, CGP, CRS Verified
Wheaton, IL 60187
Even after nearly 40 years as a therapist, each time I begin to work with people I feel as though I am walking on holy ground. Each person who comes to me willing to be vulnerable and open to the change necessary to bring about greater relational happiness and deeper personal awareness is treated with profound respect. Therapy takes courage to face that part of ourselves that may be limiting or sabotaging our relational and personal growth.
(630) 426-6864
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Wheaton, IL 60187
Even after nearly 40 years as a therapist, each time I begin to work with people I feel as though I am walking on holy ground. Each person who comes to me willing to be vulnerable and open to the change necessary to bring about greater relational happiness and deeper personal awareness is treated with profound respect. Therapy takes courage to face that part of ourselves that may be limiting or sabotaging our relational and personal growth.
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Matthew William Hyder
Counselor, LCPC, CADC Verified
Wheaton, IL 60187
I have a warm and open relational style that communicates value and worth to my clients. My goal is to elicit your own strengths to make the change that you want. Too much guidance takes away your own autonomy, and too little keeps you confused, but finding the balance is one of the keys to good therapy. My clients appreciate my client centered and accepting style and most of my referrals come from previous client's recommendations. I have extensive experience with addiction, codependence, anxiety, depression, grief, relationship issues, OCD, perfectionism, and ADHD.
(630) 524-4049
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Wheaton, IL 60187
I have a warm and open relational style that communicates value and worth to my clients. My goal is to elicit your own strengths to make the change that you want. Too much guidance takes away your own autonomy, and too little keeps you confused, but finding the balance is one of the keys to good therapy. My clients appreciate my client centered and accepting style and most of my referrals come from previous client's recommendations. I have extensive experience with addiction, codependence, anxiety, depression, grief, relationship issues, OCD, perfectionism, and ADHD.
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Fiona Arthurs
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60189
Offers online therapy
I believe that healthy human connection has the power to heal and transform relational patterns. I am passionate about helping individuals, couples, families, adolescents and children create healthy human connections. With the integration of faith in therapy, healthy relationships can be formed and broken relationships can be repaired. In working with me, you will receive compassionate, honest and quality care. Let me help you navigate through broken relationships, adjustments in life, marriage, parenting and teenage stuff. I have experience working with multicultural families, ethnic minorities, and ministry families.
(630) 451-8769
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60189
Offers online therapy
I believe that healthy human connection has the power to heal and transform relational patterns. I am passionate about helping individuals, couples, families, adolescents and children create healthy human connections. With the integration of faith in therapy, healthy relationships can be formed and broken relationships can be repaired. In working with me, you will receive compassionate, honest and quality care. Let me help you navigate through broken relationships, adjustments in life, marriage, parenting and teenage stuff. I have experience working with multicultural families, ethnic minorities, and ministry families.
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Rhonda Kelloway
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, SEP Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
I am very relational and at times draw on my own life experience, including infertility, adoption, grief, dealing with a loved one's addiction, and divorce.
***In-person and telehealth sessions available.*** Falling apart? Stuck? At a crossroads? I can help. We start where you are, and map out a path to where you want to be, tackling the obstacles standing in the way of your thriving. My techniques include EMDR and Somatic Experiencing, research-backed therapies that often work for people who have made slow or no progress with other therapies. I'm also trained in several types of somatic touch, which can accelerate your progress if you choose to use touch. My goal is to get you back to your best life as quickly as possible!
(630) 708-2994
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
I am very relational and at times draw on my own life experience, including infertility, adoption, grief, dealing with a loved one's addiction, and divorce.
***In-person and telehealth sessions available.*** Falling apart? Stuck? At a crossroads? I can help. We start where you are, and map out a path to where you want to be, tackling the obstacles standing in the way of your thriving. My techniques include EMDR and Somatic Experiencing, research-backed therapies that often work for people who have made slow or no progress with other therapies. I'm also trained in several types of somatic touch, which can accelerate your progress if you choose to use touch. My goal is to get you back to your best life as quickly as possible!
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Steven Howell
Counselor, MA, LCPC Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60189
Offers online therapy
I’ve been able help couples stay calm in relational conflicts and helped men figure out what kind of man they want to be.
Whether you're a man trying to pick up the pieces of your life and move forward or a couple trying to hold the relationship together because of built-up resentments and hurt, know that you're not alone. We all have wounds that hold us back from feeling whole and being close to the ones we love. I get it. This is hard. Life has a way of knocking us around so much that you may have wondered when your relationships will feel meaningful and enjoyable again. I’ve spent my career helping men and couples through tough times in their lives.
(630) 480-4256
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60189
Offers online therapy
I’ve been able help couples stay calm in relational conflicts and helped men figure out what kind of man they want to be.
Whether you're a man trying to pick up the pieces of your life and move forward or a couple trying to hold the relationship together because of built-up resentments and hurt, know that you're not alone. We all have wounds that hold us back from feeling whole and being close to the ones we love. I get it. This is hard. Life has a way of knocking us around so much that you may have wondered when your relationships will feel meaningful and enjoyable again. I’ve spent my career helping men and couples through tough times in their lives.
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Elissa McGovern
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
Not accepting new clients
I am well equipped to address issues including depression, anxiety, relational distress, academic concerns, and behavioral issues.
Finding a therapist and beginning therapy can be a daunting and overwhelming process. As a therapist, it is my goal to simplify that process. I believe in the importance of creating a welcoming environment that promotes growth and self-discovery. I am passionate about establishing a collaborative and goal-oriented treatment model. I believe in meeting each client where they are and developing a treatment plan that is tailored to their unique needs and goals.
(630) 324-0130
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
Not accepting new clients
I am well equipped to address issues including depression, anxiety, relational distress, academic concerns, and behavioral issues.
Finding a therapist and beginning therapy can be a daunting and overwhelming process. As a therapist, it is my goal to simplify that process. I believe in the importance of creating a welcoming environment that promotes growth and self-discovery. I am passionate about establishing a collaborative and goal-oriented treatment model. I believe in meeting each client where they are and developing a treatment plan that is tailored to their unique needs and goals.
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Stephanie Wendland
Counselor, MA, LCPC Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60189
Offers online therapy
If you are looking for a therapist, you may be feeling hurt, lost, or stuck and aren't quite sure what will help. When our most important connections are ruptured through stress, trauma, and broken relationships, life becomes overwhelming, unmanageable and isolated. Finding a therapist who will listen with intention and compassion can help you feel understood and more connected to yourself and your world. I use a relational-style focused on increasing your awareness and insight so that you feel empowered to move forward.
(630) 448-8944
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60189
Offers online therapy
If you are looking for a therapist, you may be feeling hurt, lost, or stuck and aren't quite sure what will help. When our most important connections are ruptured through stress, trauma, and broken relationships, life becomes overwhelming, unmanageable and isolated. Finding a therapist who will listen with intention and compassion can help you feel understood and more connected to yourself and your world. I use a relational-style focused on increasing your awareness and insight so that you feel empowered to move forward.
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Margot Gay Mahan
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
I believe out primary desire is to form satisfying, balanced relationships. I work from a Developmental, Attachment, Relational perspective and frequently incorporate Trauma & Family Systems Models into my work. I have extensive experience with infants, young children, teens, families & adults. When working with children I strive to work collaboratively with all relevant members in the child's life to understand & treat that child.
(773) 417-5418
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
I believe out primary desire is to form satisfying, balanced relationships. I work from a Developmental, Attachment, Relational perspective and frequently incorporate Trauma & Family Systems Models into my work. I have extensive experience with infants, young children, teens, families & adults. When working with children I strive to work collaboratively with all relevant members in the child's life to understand & treat that child.
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Julia Friesen
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CADC Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
I have received training in Trust Based Relational Intervention® and also Theraplay® for families with children with trauma-based behaviors.
Are you looking to increase your sense of effectiveness with family, work, and friends? I assist individuals and families in sorting out what current and past factors may be contributing to their situation, in order to resolve issues and create space for healing. I am a psychotherapist experienced in working with adults, children and families with a variety of concerns. With adults and teens, my approaches include insight-oriented and cognitive-behavioral therapy. When working with children, I often use play therapy and parent coaching.
(773) 599-2961
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
I have received training in Trust Based Relational Intervention® and also Theraplay® for families with children with trauma-based behaviors.
Are you looking to increase your sense of effectiveness with family, work, and friends? I assist individuals and families in sorting out what current and past factors may be contributing to their situation, in order to resolve issues and create space for healing. I am a psychotherapist experienced in working with adults, children and families with a variety of concerns. With adults and teens, my approaches include insight-oriented and cognitive-behavioral therapy. When working with children, I often use play therapy and parent coaching.
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Susan L. Garrison, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
Are you ready for change? Are you experiencing anxiety, relationship strain or irritability? Just feeling stuck? I have a heart for encouraging others to develop a deeper level of personal, social, spiritual & professional growth in their lives. It would be my privilege to support you as you create change and experience healing in your life. You can find inner peace and experience deeper satisfaction in your life & in your relationships. You can learn more effective ways to regulate emotions and resolve things like chronic anxiety, depression, relational trauma, codependency, grief/loss, & spiritual issues. Change is possible!
(630) 448-6417
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
Are you ready for change? Are you experiencing anxiety, relationship strain or irritability? Just feeling stuck? I have a heart for encouraging others to develop a deeper level of personal, social, spiritual & professional growth in their lives. It would be my privilege to support you as you create change and experience healing in your life. You can find inner peace and experience deeper satisfaction in your life & in your relationships. You can learn more effective ways to regulate emotions and resolve things like chronic anxiety, depression, relational trauma, codependency, grief/loss, & spiritual issues. Change is possible!
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Cheryl Frommelt
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LCPC, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60189
Offers online therapy
I specialize in relational, marital, blended family issues and effective parenting.
I have 25 years working with Individuals, Couples and Families as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist as well as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. I am a Certified Rapid Resolution Therapist. I am passionate about helping people achieve balanced and healthy lives. I see myself as a collaborator and work along side my clients to effectively help them obtain their goals. I have a fundamental belief that people have the ability to help themselves. I believe respect for others, along with compassion and humor provide an ideal environment in which clients can express themselves.
(630) 426-3509
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60189
Offers online therapy
I specialize in relational, marital, blended family issues and effective parenting.
I have 25 years working with Individuals, Couples and Families as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist as well as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. I am a Certified Rapid Resolution Therapist. I am passionate about helping people achieve balanced and healthy lives. I see myself as a collaborator and work along side my clients to effectively help them obtain their goals. I have a fundamental belief that people have the ability to help themselves. I believe respect for others, along with compassion and humor provide an ideal environment in which clients can express themselves.
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Donna Scott
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
My approach is relational, incorporating models such as Internal Family Systems, mindfulness training, changing narratives and Cognitive Therapy.
I desire to provide a safe place for you to explore the issues of anxiety, grief or depression that keep you from living life more fully. You may be struggling with low self-esteem or a loss of identity due to changes, such as loss of a relationship, life transitions, or loss due to trauma. You may find it difficult to move past shaming messages and would like to learn how to find your authentic voice in order to live boldly and with greater self-acceptance.
(844) 326-4804
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
My approach is relational, incorporating models such as Internal Family Systems, mindfulness training, changing narratives and Cognitive Therapy.
I desire to provide a safe place for you to explore the issues of anxiety, grief or depression that keep you from living life more fully. You may be struggling with low self-esteem or a loss of identity due to changes, such as loss of a relationship, life transitions, or loss due to trauma. You may find it difficult to move past shaming messages and would like to learn how to find your authentic voice in order to live boldly and with greater self-acceptance.
D. S. Joel Marquart
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, MA, LCPC Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
I believe therapy is about safety and empowerment. Unique challenges emerge in every stage of life. My clients know they have a safe space to explore difficult issues. I seek to empower my clients as they discover new coping skills and work toward growth and healing. When possible, I find that deepening family bonds reinforces social interaction and helps navigate complex relational boundaries. Working collaboratively with families in the therapy process can lead to new bridges of understanding in the home.
(517) 343-0048
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
I believe therapy is about safety and empowerment. Unique challenges emerge in every stage of life. My clients know they have a safe space to explore difficult issues. I seek to empower my clients as they discover new coping skills and work toward growth and healing. When possible, I find that deepening family bonds reinforces social interaction and helps navigate complex relational boundaries. Working collaboratively with families in the therapy process can lead to new bridges of understanding in the home.
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Karen Bailey
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
I specialize in working with adolescents and adults who are struggling with depression, anxiety, complex trauma and adjustment issues (graduation, relational problems, etc.
TELEHEALTH SESSIONS now available! As a nation, we are being inundated with conflicting information, and you may find yourself feeling stressed, lonely and even overwhelmed during this time of uncertainty. Some of you may be thinking, "And I thought I was anxious before COVID-19!" You may be looking for help in better navigating your reactions, anxiety and depression, especially now as your emotional responses may feel especially strong. I specialize in both providing the "whys" behind these emotional reactions and the "hows" to promote lasting change.
(630) 733-1861
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
I specialize in working with adolescents and adults who are struggling with depression, anxiety, complex trauma and adjustment issues (graduation, relational problems, etc.
TELEHEALTH SESSIONS now available! As a nation, we are being inundated with conflicting information, and you may find yourself feeling stressed, lonely and even overwhelmed during this time of uncertainty. Some of you may be thinking, "And I thought I was anxious before COVID-19!" You may be looking for help in better navigating your reactions, anxiety and depression, especially now as your emotional responses may feel especially strong. I specialize in both providing the "whys" behind these emotional reactions and the "hows" to promote lasting change.
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Breakthrough Counseling & Clinical Services
Counselor, LCPC, CADC, CGRP, NCC Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Read my profile and you will see that my training and experience is in the following but not limited to: depression/ anxieties, grief/losses, spiritualty, addictions, sexual abuse, trauma, domestic violence, PTSD, relational/spousal issues, self-esteem.
My goal at Breakthrough Counseling is to meet you exactly where you are in your stress, brokenness, anxiety, depression, marital conflict, grief, addiction, etc. YOU are not alone. You may be going through a challenging time in your life but there is REAL HOPE. It starts with you taking the first step by calling me to help you. My therapeutic approach is individualized and will vary based on your needs, but it will always be genuine and respectful. My goal is to help you heal from the inside out, develop coping skills that will bring real change to your life.
(630) 457-1684
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Read my profile and you will see that my training and experience is in the following but not limited to: depression/ anxieties, grief/losses, spiritualty, addictions, sexual abuse, trauma, domestic violence, PTSD, relational/spousal issues, self-esteem.
My goal at Breakthrough Counseling is to meet you exactly where you are in your stress, brokenness, anxiety, depression, marital conflict, grief, addiction, etc. YOU are not alone. You may be going through a challenging time in your life but there is REAL HOPE. It starts with you taking the first step by calling me to help you. My therapeutic approach is individualized and will vary based on your needs, but it will always be genuine and respectful. My goal is to help you heal from the inside out, develop coping skills that will bring real change to your life.
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Ben Dally
Counselor, MA, MDiv, LCPC Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
While my training has been eclectic-providing a diverse array of tools and paradigms to draw from as various situations require, I consider myself to operate primarily within a Cognitive-Behavioral framework, seeking to explore the ways that beliefs and patterns of thought impact emotion, behavior and relational well-being.
I work primarily with youth and families, adults and both established and premarital couples. I am certified to administer the PREPARE-ENRICH premarital counseling program, and have experience working with issues associated with abuse/trauma, anger, anxiety, depression, grief, family and parenting challenges, marital issues (communication, conflict resolution, intimacy issues, etc.), self Image/identity, life transitions, spirituality, and men's issues. I also have experience working with the unique challenges that often accompany engagement in full-time ministry and/or spiritual leadership in various capacities.
(630) 473-3846
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
While my training has been eclectic-providing a diverse array of tools and paradigms to draw from as various situations require, I consider myself to operate primarily within a Cognitive-Behavioral framework, seeking to explore the ways that beliefs and patterns of thought impact emotion, behavior and relational well-being.
I work primarily with youth and families, adults and both established and premarital couples. I am certified to administer the PREPARE-ENRICH premarital counseling program, and have experience working with issues associated with abuse/trauma, anger, anxiety, depression, grief, family and parenting challenges, marital issues (communication, conflict resolution, intimacy issues, etc.), self Image/identity, life transitions, spirituality, and men's issues. I also have experience working with the unique challenges that often accompany engagement in full-time ministry and/or spiritual leadership in various capacities.
Hollyn Michaels
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
Not accepting new clients
I'm a relational, trauma informed, inclusive, Body Positive, Health at Every Size (HAES) therapist. I have received advanced training in the treatment of trauma, Anxiety & Mood Disorders, OCD, personality disorders, & all types of eating disorders. I also work with clients who are struggling with life transitions, perfectionism, & young adults struggling with self-esteem & identity. My approach to therapy is highly collaborative & relational. I believe a safe & nonjudgmental therapeutic relationship is central to helping create change.
(312) 584-6998
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Office is near:
Wheaton, IL 60187
Offers online therapy
Not accepting new clients
I'm a relational, trauma informed, inclusive, Body Positive, Health at Every Size (HAES) therapist. I have received advanced training in the treatment of trauma, Anxiety & Mood Disorders, OCD, personality disorders, & all types of eating disorders. I also work with clients who are struggling with life transitions, perfectionism, & young adults struggling with self-esteem & identity. My approach to therapy is highly collaborative & relational. I believe a safe & nonjudgmental therapeutic relationship is central to helping create change.

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Relational life therapy in Wheaton offers strategies to combat marital dysfunction and restore harmony in relationships. Couples--those recovering from affairs, traumatic events, or a lull in passion--can find RLT helpful. To repair discord, the therapist identifies the main conflict upsetting the couples' emotional intimacy. Once the partners see how they both contribute to the problem, the therapist teaches them skills to improve the ways they relate to each other. Couples may see a change in their relationship within three to six months.