Counselor, MSEd, LCPC, CCMHC
Verified by Psychology Today
"When life gets tough, you do not need to go through it alone. I am here to help! I pride myself on my transparency and ability to cater to the specific needs of each person using creative techniques that fit you. My counseling style is based on the foundation of mutual trust, using collaborative efforts to meet your personal goals. I believe that every person has the power within themselves to create lasting change. My goal is to help you grow, one step at a time. Come take the first step with counseling and I will gladly be your guide!"
Video Game Addiction
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"When life gets tough, you do not need to go through it alone. I am here to help! I pride myself on my transparency and ability to cater to the specific needs of each person using creative techniques that fit you. My counseling style is based on the foundation of mutual trust, using collaborative efforts to meet your personal goals. I believe that every person has the power within themselves to create lasting change. My goal is to help you grow, one step at a time. Come take the first step with counseling and I will gladly be your guide!"
Open Doors Community Counseling, Counselor
Counselor, MA, LPC, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
"Taking the first step and reaching out for help can be the most difficult part of beginning professional counseling. Here at Open Doors we believe that an investment in yourself is always beneficial, and we hope to assist you on your journey of mental wellness. Open Doors Community Counseling is a Medicaid funded Community Mental Health Program that opened in July of 2017. Open Doors employs four clinicians that specialize in treating adults with mental health conditions including depression, anxiety, mood disorders, substance disorders, and issues involved with adjusting to life in general. "
Video Game Addiction
Gottman Method
(815) 421-1282
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"Taking the first step and reaching out for help can be the most difficult part of beginning professional counseling. Here at Open Doors we believe that an investment in yourself is always beneficial, and we hope to assist you on your journey of mental wellness. Open Doors Community Counseling is a Medicaid funded Community Mental Health Program that opened in July of 2017. Open Doors employs four clinicians that specialize in treating adults with mental health conditions including depression, anxiety, mood disorders, substance disorders, and issues involved with adjusting to life in general. "
J J Wett, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
"Have you had a hard time adjusting to a life change? Are you feeling nervous or sad? Have you had relationship difficulties with your partner? Have you had a difficult time "getting through" to your children? I can help! I provide individual, couple, and family therapy to everyone no matter the age, race, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. In fact, I specialize in helping people with disabilities and their family members overcome obstacles in their life!"
Video Game Addiction
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(815) 690-0645
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Video Game Addiction
Gottman Method
"Have you had a hard time adjusting to a life change? Are you feeling nervous or sad? Have you had relationship difficulties with your partner? Have you had a difficult time "getting through" to your children? I can help! I provide individual, couple, and family therapy to everyone no matter the age, race, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. In fact, I specialize in helping people with disabilities and their family members overcome obstacles in their life!"
Charyl Smith, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC
Verified by Psychology Today
"I believe in healing and wellness. Whether dealing with anxiety, depression, relationship conflict, transitions in life, loss or parenting issues, life challenges can take a toll on one's well-being. If you are feeling hopeless, struggling to let go, or simply need a place to heal. I feel honored to work with people of all ages who are struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, self-image or loss. I believe everyone holds ability to grow and heal, and that my role is to help individuals find their own path toward a meaningful and fulfilled life."
Video Game Addiction
Gottman Method
(708) 498-3226
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"I believe in healing and wellness. Whether dealing with anxiety, depression, relationship conflict, transitions in life, loss or parenting issues, life challenges can take a toll on one's well-being. If you are feeling hopeless, struggling to let go, or simply need a place to heal. I feel honored to work with people of all ages who are struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, self-image or loss. I believe everyone holds ability to grow and heal, and that my role is to help individuals find their own path toward a meaningful and fulfilled life."
Robert Nick Giannasi, Counselor
Counselor, MS, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
"I work primarily with adolescents (ages 10-25), marriages, and men's issues. I currently supervise a team of therapists through Unbroken Family Counseling. I work within this team and, when necessary, work with schools, psychiatrists, and other community resources to help my clients. My ideal client is a teen who doesn't think he/she needs counseling, a marriage that is on the rocks, or a guy dealing with guy stuff (guys know what I'm talking about). If I cant help you I can help find someone who can."
Video Game Addiction
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(847) 457-0076
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Video Game Addiction
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"I work primarily with adolescents (ages 10-25), marriages, and men's issues. I currently supervise a team of therapists through Unbroken Family Counseling. I work within this team and, when necessary, work with schools, psychiatrists, and other community resources to help my clients. My ideal client is a teen who doesn't think he/she needs counseling, a marriage that is on the rocks, or a guy dealing with guy stuff (guys know what I'm talking about). If I cant help you I can help find someone who can."
Connected Hearts Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT
Verified by Psychology Today
"The first step in your healing process is a willingness to connect with a therapist that is helpful and safe. I am a marriage and family therapist devoted to creating authentic and caring relationships with my clients to help them on their journey to learning more about themselves, identify wounds that need healing and thought patterns that are unhealthy. In the process of counseling, change occurs through self awareness, validation and empathy. I am committed to helping my clients become their best selves and achieve their highest potential. I work with couples, individuals, families and children. "
Video Game Addiction
Gottman Method
(331) 701-2676
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"The first step in your healing process is a willingness to connect with a therapist that is helpful and safe. I am a marriage and family therapist devoted to creating authentic and caring relationships with my clients to help them on their journey to learning more about themselves, identify wounds that need healing and thought patterns that are unhealthy. In the process of counseling, change occurs through self awareness, validation and empathy. I am committed to helping my clients become their best selves and achieve their highest potential. I work with couples, individuals, families and children. "
Mary Ann Griffith, Counselor
Counselor, MAC, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
"People don't just want to be listened to, they want to know you "get it", so that you can really help them. When an individual feels "gotten" a connection will form and a nonjudgmental environment is created. I believe in individualizing treatment to each client's needs. I help individuals and couples address various types of issues like symptoms of anxiety, depression, and relational conflict I specialize in Mood disorders, PTSD and Family and Marital conflict."
Video Game Addiction
Gottman Method
(331) 207-3033
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Video Game Addiction
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"People don't just want to be listened to, they want to know you "get it", so that you can really help them. When an individual feels "gotten" a connection will form and a nonjudgmental environment is created. I believe in individualizing treatment to each client's needs. I help individuals and couples address various types of issues like symptoms of anxiety, depression, and relational conflict I specialize in Mood disorders, PTSD and Family and Marital conflict."
Sandra Lukashevich, Counselor
Counselor, LCPC, MS, NCC
Verified by Psychology Today
"Sandra Lukashevich is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor. She works with children, adolescents, adults, seniors, couples, and families to provide counseling for anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, domestic violence, and other life challenges. Her experience also spans the life course to include counselling for self-harm, bullying, PTSD, dementia, and gender and sexual identity issues. "
Video Game Addiction
Gottman Method
(630) 848-9472
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"Sandra Lukashevich is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor. She works with children, adolescents, adults, seniors, couples, and families to provide counseling for anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, domestic violence, and other life challenges. Her experience also spans the life course to include counselling for self-harm, bullying, PTSD, dementia, and gender and sexual identity issues. "
Kimberly K Boatner, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CADC
Verified by Psychology Today
"Hello. As a clinician, I have committed myself to providing a safe environment for individuals, couples, and families seeking support. My therapeutic philosophy is centered on compassion, resilience, and individual strengths. As a clinician, I am inspired by my client's process of self-discovery and the courage of using their voice to create change. I feel honored and thankful for the privilege to witness each client's journey. My approach is eclectic and centers on the unique strengths of each client."
Video Game Addiction
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(630) 489-6409
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"Hello. As a clinician, I have committed myself to providing a safe environment for individuals, couples, and families seeking support. My therapeutic philosophy is centered on compassion, resilience, and individual strengths. As a clinician, I am inspired by my client's process of self-discovery and the courage of using their voice to create change. I feel honored and thankful for the privilege to witness each client's journey. My approach is eclectic and centers on the unique strengths of each client."
Stenzel Clinical Services, Ltd., Counselor
Counselor, MA, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
"We recognize how difficult it can be to seek help with mental health issues. Our goal is to meet you where you are in a supportive, encouraging way. We never use shame as a motivator. Instead we seek to provide a balance between giving you time and space to heal and challenging and encouraging you to move forward to a healthier place. We have a staff of over 35 therapists each with different specialties; we all possess the same single passion: to walk with our clients on the path of healing."
Video Game Addiction
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"We recognize how difficult it can be to seek help with mental health issues. Our goal is to meet you where you are in a supportive, encouraging way. We never use shame as a motivator. Instead we seek to provide a balance between giving you time and space to heal and challenging and encouraging you to move forward to a healthier place. We have a staff of over 35 therapists each with different specialties; we all possess the same single passion: to walk with our clients on the path of healing."
Naperville Psychological Associates LLC, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
"Dr. Appadurai is health psychologist and specializes in treating anxiety, depression, Insomnia, postpartum issues, and relationship issues. Her areas of interest include ADHD, OCD, Social anxiety, and managing stress. She is trained in using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I), Mindfulness, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and EMDR. Her goal in therapy is to help her clients live a valued and meaningful life without being stuck. She has presented at international conferences and to general audience on using ACT to treat postpartum disorders."
Video Game Addiction
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(630) 448-8950
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Gottman Method
"Dr. Appadurai is health psychologist and specializes in treating anxiety, depression, Insomnia, postpartum issues, and relationship issues. Her areas of interest include ADHD, OCD, Social anxiety, and managing stress. She is trained in using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I), Mindfulness, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and EMDR. Her goal in therapy is to help her clients live a valued and meaningful life without being stuck. She has presented at international conferences and to general audience on using ACT to treat postpartum disorders."
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Matthew Evan Sprong, Counselor
Counselor, LCPC, CRC, CADC, CLCP
Verified by Psychology Today
"Oftentimes a client needs to discuss barriers they are experiencing in their lives without judgment. My style of therapy is to integrate a holistic, client-centered approach where the client and myself work collaboratively to identify goals, while also examining barriers that are reducing the accomplishment of the goals. "
(815) 615-9619
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"Oftentimes a client needs to discuss barriers they are experiencing in their lives without judgment. My style of therapy is to integrate a holistic, client-centered approach where the client and myself work collaboratively to identify goals, while also examining barriers that are reducing the accomplishment of the goals. "
Changes Counseling, LLC, Counselor
Counselor, MA, LCPC
Verified by Psychology Today
"Hi, I'm Christine Novak, MA, LCPC, of Changes Counseling, LLC. We offer counseling to individuals, couples, youth and families in Rochelle, Mendota, and Oregon Illinois. Changes Counseling has been serving rural Northern Illinois since 2010 with professional, confidential mental health services. With a team of experienced, licensed counselors we know how to help you and your family improve your situation. Our first priority is for you to feel comfortable, listened to, and respected. We have helped hundreds of people through life's challenges. Call us today for an appointment. We look forward to helping your reach your goals."
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"Hi, I'm Christine Novak, MA, LCPC, of Changes Counseling, LLC. We offer counseling to individuals, couples, youth and families in Rochelle, Mendota, and Oregon Illinois. Changes Counseling has been serving rural Northern Illinois since 2010 with professional, confidential mental health services. With a team of experienced, licensed counselors we know how to help you and your family improve your situation. Our first priority is for you to feel comfortable, listened to, and respected. We have helped hundreds of people through life's challenges. Call us today for an appointment. We look forward to helping your reach your goals."
Rebecca Amble, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
"I integrate a variety theoretical models to my therapeutic approach. Holistic, patient- centered therapy goals, are solution focused and include: creating new problem solving skills through behavior modification, improving interpersonal relationships through distress tolerance, and establishing self- awareness through emotion regulation. As a therapist, I strive to establish a partnership with my patients. I believe when a positive connection is made the patient has the ability to trust. My professional goal is to incorporate evidence-based practices in order to provide proof that change is occurring."
(815) 669-4649
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"I integrate a variety theoretical models to my therapeutic approach. Holistic, patient- centered therapy goals, are solution focused and include: creating new problem solving skills through behavior modification, improving interpersonal relationships through distress tolerance, and establishing self- awareness through emotion regulation. As a therapist, I strive to establish a partnership with my patients. I believe when a positive connection is made the patient has the ability to trust. My professional goal is to incorporate evidence-based practices in order to provide proof that change is occurring."
Melissa Sallee, Counselor
Counselor, LCPC, NCC, MA, CCTP
Verified by Psychology Today
"Are you struggling with your relationships? Is your mental health suffering from the anxiety or depression you carry? Sometimes the first step to finding peace in your life is making that first phone call. Counseling can help immensely with situations that may otherwise feel hopeless. Let’s work together to help you work towards the state of wellness you are searching for. "
(309) 807-3850
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"Are you struggling with your relationships? Is your mental health suffering from the anxiety or depression you carry? Sometimes the first step to finding peace in your life is making that first phone call. Counseling can help immensely with situations that may otherwise feel hopeless. Let’s work together to help you work towards the state of wellness you are searching for. "
Shawn W Slagle, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ACSW, QCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
"Are you struggling with depression, anxiety, anger, or having marital problems? Change is Possible. Depression and anxiety are treatable. Your quality of life can improve. You are not alone. "
(815) 324-3124
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"Are you struggling with depression, anxiety, anger, or having marital problems? Change is Possible. Depression and anxiety are treatable. Your quality of life can improve. You are not alone. "
Dawn H McCollom, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
"My ideal client would consist of a person, couple or family ready, willing and able to put forth the effort needed to make improvements in their lives. Motivation and willingness to change are essential to achieve change."
(815) 993-1614
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"My ideal client would consist of a person, couple or family ready, willing and able to put forth the effort needed to make improvements in their lives. Motivation and willingness to change are essential to achieve change."
Cherry Weber, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
"I consider myself to be a professional problem solver. When clients contact my office, I work with them to identify what is causing them distress if they do not already know and help them learn new coping strategies to deal more effectively with problems in the future. I treat each client's problems on an individual basis and believe in treating clients with respect. I know it is difficult to contact a professional with a problem which is causing distress and try to make the process a good experience. It is possible to live a happy life."
(630) 743-6501
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"I consider myself to be a professional problem solver. When clients contact my office, I work with them to identify what is causing them distress if they do not already know and help them learn new coping strategies to deal more effectively with problems in the future. I treat each client's problems on an individual basis and believe in treating clients with respect. I know it is difficult to contact a professional with a problem which is causing distress and try to make the process a good experience. It is possible to live a happy life."
Krista Raatjes, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, AM, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
"I enjoy working with clients of all ages towards their therapeutic goals. After years of experience, I am still in awe of the way clients are able to overcome trauma and hardship. I feel fortunate to be a part of the process of healing as clients use and build their strengths through challenging times. I have experience helping children and families in a plethora of family set ups such as biological, adoption, foster care, kinship care, etc. Most recently, I have been applying my therapeutic knowledge with children using play therapy and I am pumped to be working towards becoming a Registered Play Therapist- Supervisor. "
(779) 223-1188
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"I enjoy working with clients of all ages towards their therapeutic goals. After years of experience, I am still in awe of the way clients are able to overcome trauma and hardship. I feel fortunate to be a part of the process of healing as clients use and build their strengths through challenging times. I have experience helping children and families in a plethora of family set ups such as biological, adoption, foster care, kinship care, etc. Most recently, I have been applying my therapeutic knowledge with children using play therapy and I am pumped to be working towards becoming a Registered Play Therapist- Supervisor. "
Natalia Vinokur, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
"As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist my goal is to bring you and your family closer together. If you need extra support with parenting, relationship with your spouse, partner, or parent, adjustment to separation, divorce, or step-family life I would be honored to help you. I also work with children and adolescents dealing with mood disorders, self-injury, and ADHD. I use systemic approach, respect clients' choices, and support their decisions. I am a Clinical Member of American Association of Family and Marriage Therapists."
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"As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist my goal is to bring you and your family closer together. If you need extra support with parenting, relationship with your spouse, partner, or parent, adjustment to separation, divorce, or step-family life I would be honored to help you. I also work with children and adolescents dealing with mood disorders, self-injury, and ADHD. I use systemic approach, respect clients' choices, and support their decisions. I am a Clinical Member of American Association of Family and Marriage Therapists."

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Video Game Addiction in 61342

The current DSM doesn't recognize video game addiction as a diagnosable addiction. But the patterns of behavior can make parenting a kid or teen who's video gaming difficult.

Get help form a therapist in 61342 with a teen or child who's patterns of behavior include:

1) Craving more game time, no matter how much they've already played.
2) Chronic dry eyes.
3) Friends stop calling and coming by to hang out.
4) No shower or change of clothes for days.
5) Gets upset if someone suggests they might have a problem with video games.
6) Rarely leaves the house because they feel like they're missing out on something that might be happening in the video games.
7) Spends entire allowance on video game hardware and software.
8) Lies to parents about how often they play games or video games.
9) Skips doing chores to keep video gaming.
10) When not at the computer, they're irritable and snappy.

For more on video game addiction, see Unplugged - a video game addiction blogout on something that might be happening in the video games.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in 61342 are able to work with a wide range of issues.

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in 61342 you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in 61342 and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in 61342 or family therapy in 61342.