I provide individual, family and couples counseling in the western suburbs of Chicago. I see school-age children, adolescents, and adults. Areas of specialty include: depression, anxiety, trauma, parenting, behavior disorders, and life transitions.
Gottman Level 1 trained.
Person Centered Planning (Wraparound, PATHs, RENEW) for college and career development
Person Centered Planning (Wraparound, PATHs, RENEW) for children and adults with disabilities: developing comprehensive plans
Using Functional Behavior Assessment to develop behavior plans across home, school, and community settings
Developing trauma-informed systems (for schools)
Trauma-informed practices: school-wide and classroom
Youth Mental Health First Aid certified trainer
Positive Behavior Supports - schools, families, and communities
I have an extensive background as a national trainer, coach, and facilitator developing college and career plans for teens and young adults. I utilize a strength-based person-centered planning process (wraparound, futures planning, PATHs and RENEW). I have supported schools with developing comprehensive plans with students who are at risk for drop-out and students with disabilities.
In my private practice I have worked with teens and young adults using a futures planning process to develop college, career, and life transition plans.