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 Name: Lisa M. Huels, LCPC

Phone:  618-920-7034


Address: Emerald Rd. Carlyle, IL. 62231

License: LCPC

Degree: Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology/ Severe Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Education: Masters in Counseling, Bachelors in Social Work and Major in Psychology. Certified in DBT. Certified- Trained in CBT.

Professional Experience: Working with all ages of the spectrum from 0-100: Early childhood/infant and toddler, adolescents, juvenile offenders, adults, geriatric, long term care, behavioral health in and out patient, partial hospitalization groups, substance use, family and partner violence, men and women’s issues, court mediation within family court orders of protection and rights under IDVA

Areas of Specialization, toastmaster’s, career and self-actualization goal setting, self-love and care, family conflict.

Supervision Style and Philosophy: Authentic and supportive style. Non-judgmental, fair, and cooperative, operating from the person centered and developmental perspectives.

Location: Clinton County, Illinois

Fee Requirements: 50$



 Name: Valentina Gasparro
708 203 6064
South west suburbs--
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
MA in Clinical Psychology
Masters in Clinical psychology
Professional Experience:Over 20 +years of experience working working with children, adolescents and adults providing individual therapy,couples therapy, group therapy and family therapy. Extensive Community based counseling,case management services. Extensive experience in crisis intervention, assertive community based treatment.Supervised over 10 clinicians in a ER setting where crisis assessments were implemented
Areas of Specialization: Individual Counseling and community based counseling in working with varied mood disorders, personality disorders,Trauma based treatment,psychosis and crisis intervention.
Supervision Style and Philosophy: Eclectic and informal style where I integrate several theories in a consistent practice while providing a safe supervisory experience where ideas are exchanged freely and professionalization skills enhanced. I also provide a supervisory experience where I help supervisees notice their own “blind spots” in working with clients ,families, etc
Services Offered:
Supervision hours provided towards licensure for LCPC license
: South west suburbs
Fee Requirements: 85.00 an hr .
Mostly providing week hrs during the evenings. Open to weekend hrs as well


Name: Matthew J. Goles, LCPC

Phone: (630) 715-5740


Address: 12 West Wilson Street, Suite A, Batavia, IL 60510

License: IL-Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)

Degree: MA in Clinical Professional Psychology from Roosevelt University (2007)

Education: Graduated from Roosevelt University in 2007 with an MA in Clinical Professional Psychology

Graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago, in 2001, BA in Psychology

Professional Experience:

2013 - present - Co-Owner and counselor at a private practice (Prairie Wellness Counseling Center, P.C.).

2012 - 2015 - High School Counselor at a therapeutic day school (Metro Prep in Arlington Heights, IL). Responsible for running groups, providing individual and family counseling, mentoring, and meeting all IEP requirements. Presenting issues ranged from: ASD, learning disorders, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, mood disorders, etc. 

2008 - 2012 - Individual and Group Counselor for children, couples, individuals at Community Mental Health Agency (Stickney Township Behavioral Health). Provided counseling to a wide range of individuals: adults, adolescents, veterans, addictions, personality disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder, anxiety and panic disorders, psychotic disorders, and oppositional defiant disorders. 

Other: Crisis Hotline volunteer. 

Areas of Specialization: Mood and behavioral disorders, sexual abuse, ASD, adolescent and family counseling, play therapy, ADHD/ADD, parenting, academic problems, marriage/couples, Oppositional Defiant, etc.

Supervision Style and Philosophy: I hope to help you develop into the counselor you want to be. To do this, it is important that you feel supported, engaged in a collaborative approach working towards your clinical development. My theoretical approach is roughly a Gestalt framework, however also utilizing others theories as necessary, included but not limited to CBT and family systems. 

Services Offered: Individual and group supervision.

Location: Preference to meet at office in Batavia, but willing to discuss alternatives.

Fee Requirements: $75.00 individual supervision per hour; Group: $25.00 per person per hour (group minimum: 3). Ask about sliding scale rates for students.

Other: Please see for more information. References available upon request.

Lindsay R Harms, MS LCPC



4410 N. Knoxville, Suite D, Peoria, IL 61614


MS in Clinical/Community Mental Health from WIU

Graduated from Western Illinois University in 2005 with an MS in Clinical/Community Mental Health

Graduated from Eureka College with a BS, major in Psychology, minor in Political Science in 2000

Graduated from Illinois Central College with a AS, major in Political Science in 2002.

Professional Experience:
2009 to present-Seeing clients in my own private Practice.
2004-2009-worked for 2 private practices (Jhon R Day& Associates in Christian Counseling) in Peoria, Illinois area, first full time part time.
2006-2007-worked for youth Farm (now part of Children's Home) as Clinical Coordinator.
Areas of Specialization: Mood disorders, conduct disorders, sexual abuse, victimization, and perpetration counseling.
Supervision Style: Humanistic and Solution focused, some cognitive, behavioral.
Services Offered: Individual and group supervision.
Fee Requirements:$75.00 individual supervision per hour, $45.00 group each person per hour. Sliding fee scale is also available for students.
Other: I will be as flexible as posible in terms of available meeting times.

Name: Sharon Gilbert
Phone: 331-457-5471
Address: 1776 Legacy Circle, Suite 116 Naperville, IL 60563
License: LCPC
Degree: M.S. in Counseling Psychology, Benedictine University, 1995
B.A. in Psychology, North Central College, 1987
Professional Experience: 20 years of counseling experience in community agency, hospital, private practice and corrections settings.  Four years in my own private practice.  Three years of supervisory experience.  I also have 18 years of teaching at the college level (undergrad and graduate).

Specialization:  I work a lot with adolescents and couples.  Divorce recovery seems to be a very "hot topic" now.  I also do a lot of personal discovery and improvement work with clients.  I have experience with serious mental illness from both the hospital and the jail.
Supervisory  orientation:  Collaborative, exploring counter transference, helping you to identify where and why you are stuck.  I don't lecture but rather help you find the answer.
Services offered:  individual supervision and consultation.
Fee:  $70/hour
Location/hours:  I would prefer to meet in my Naperville office.  We can work out a time that is mutually agreeable to both of us.
Other:  Please check out my website at to get an idea of how I manage my practice.  Thank you! 


Name: Devin W. Bercaw, LCPC, NCC, E-RYT
Phone:  (773) 203-5374
Address: 1215 W Gunnison St, Chicago, IL 60640
License: LCPC
Degree: MA Counseling Psychology
Education: Adler University (MA Counseling Psychology 2015); The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (PhD in International Psychology/Trauma Services Concentration pending conferral in 2020)
Professional Experience: Psychotherapist in private practice at P.S. It’s Counseling from 02/2017-present. Rehabilitation Counselor for the State of Illinois on and off from 04/2016-present. Yoga Instructor from 2006-present.
Areas of Specialization: LGBTQ issues, HIV, medical issues, anxiety, depression, relationship and life transition issues
Supervision Style and Philosophy: I view the clinical supervision process as collaborative and flexible. I provide a loose structure and concrete learning objectives that assist with personal and professional growth. Supervision sessions will often include case simulations, analysis of supervisor/supervisee clinical cases, and examination of DSM-5 diagnoses. I use an integrative approach in my own private practice, which is rooted in CBT, Adlerian, culturally sensitive, feminist, mindfulness, and solution-focused philosophies. I encourage supervisees to develop their own approach and serve as a guide/facilitator in the growth process. I have also been a yoga instructor for over a decade and believe yoga and psychotherapy can be blended to offer a unique and effective experience for clients.
Services Offered: Individual and group clinical supervision
Location: 1215 W Gunnison St, Chicago, IL 60640
Fee Requirements: $50/session for group supervision and $100/session for individual supervision


Name: Lauren McBride, MA, LCPC
Phone: 708-264-4627
Address: 1136 S Delano Ct Chicago, IL 60605
License: LCPC
Degree: Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology
Education: MA- The Chicago School of Professional Psychology; BS- The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Professional Experience:
1/2019 - Present: Psychotherapist in Private Practice in Chicago, IL
11/2018 - Present: Complex Care Coordinator at Cook County Health in Chicago, IL
6/2018 - Present: Case Manager at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, IL
6/2018 - 11/2018: Clinical Therapist at Austin CBC in Chicago, I
9/2017 - 5/2018: Multisystemic Therapist for Emerging Adults at Youth Villages in Memphis, TN
5/2013 - 4/2017: Intensive Placement Stabilization Specialist/ ILO Specialist/ Systems of Care Worker at Kaleidoscope Inc. in Chicago, IL
10/2012 - 4/2013: Direct Care Worker at Cunningham Children’s Home in Urbana, IL
Areas of Specialization:
Depression, Anxiety, Coping Skills, Cultural Competency, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Relational Issues, Stigma, Anger Management, Self-Esteem, Stress and Impulse Control Issues
Supervision Style and Philosophy:
I want to equip the supervisee to be a confident clinician in the field! I want to provide support to ensure the supervisee can better understand what techniques and clinical approaches would be better suited for the clients that they are seeing. When the supervisee is getting closer to their test date, I want to prepare them not only with techniques to pass the exam but also provide emotional support because the test is an extremely taxing!
Services Offered:
 Individual and group supervision; Consultation
Location: 1136 S Delano Ct Chicago, IL; 60605; Willing to accommodate in another location
Fee Requirements: $75 per hour/Individual; $40 per hour/per person group (3 people min); Sliding scale for students

Other: Please see for more information

Name: Cathryn Biga
Phone: 847-347-8082
Address: 200 E Evergreen Rd. Suite 123 Mt.Prospect, IL 60056
License: Degree:MS in Human Services and Counseling
Education: Elmhurst College, Bachelor of Arts in Interdepartmental Communications (1998)
National Louis University, Masters Of Science in Human Services and Counseling (2001)
Professional Experience:Kaleidoscope, INC. (2001-2002)
Social Service Worker- individual therapist to a caseload of 8 DCFS adolescent females. Provided individual counseling and life skills coaching to assist w/emancipation from the state and indenpendence into adulthood. worked on educational, occupational and personal/parental life skills.
Family Life Counselors (2006-2007)
Part-time therapist- conducted groups to middle school children to discuss issues surrounding conflict management and resolution w/in the school and social setting.
Chicago Lakeshore Hospital (2002-present)
Crisis Clinician- conduting level of care emergency assessments to all incoming psychiatric and substance abuse patients that are pending a psychiatric admission to the hospital or one of its programs. case consultation w/in-house psychiatrists to discuss patient treatment plans. providing crisis counseling over the phone and in-person to any psychiatric patients. working w/insurance companies to ensure hospital admissions.
Independent Practioner (2007-present)
Therapist: working w/clients to conduct individual,family and couples counseling. issues treated: depression, anxiety, bi-polar, substance abuse disorders, life transitional issues, grief/loss, couples/family counseling
Areas of specialization: depression, anxiety, bi-polar, substance abuse disorders, family/couples counseling, life transitional issues, grief/loss
Supervision Style: I like to create an atmosphere where the supervisee can led the sessions as to what they would like to talk about. I believe in an open atmosphere that is comfortable. I strive to be direct and honest w/feedback as well as provide constructive critisicm to provide growth. I welcome a cohesive dialogue and discussions about cases and questions in the field.
I am willing to provide both group and individual supervision. Location to be either at my Mt.Prospect office or at a mutually agreed location.
Fees: $50 an hour. Willing to provide sliding scale to students.

Name: Amit Kakkar, PsyD
Phone: (847) 340-9908
Address: 4803 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630
License: Licensed Clinical Psychologist (Able to supervise those seeking their hours for their LCPC or Doctoral Licensure)
Education: PsyD in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology (2008); MA in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology/Chicago (2005); BA in Psychology from DePaul University (2001)
Professional Experience:
I have fifteen years of extensive experience in providing therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. I bring a wealth of expertise in multiple out-patient and in-patient clinical settings including: community mental health centers, hospitals, schools, college counseling centers, residential treatment centers for adolescents, and EAP companies. I utilize evidence-based therapies in my practice and believe that psychotherapy is a relational and collaborative process. Likewise, I have held various leadership and supervisory roles as a CEO and director at a community mental health center and a residential treatment center. 
Areas of Specialization:
My areas of specialty include: depression, anxiety, self-esteem, identity issues, life transitions, dating and relationship issues, trauma, child/adolescent concerns, parenting challenges, the impact of disabilities, supervision and consultation, and multicultural issues. I use Psychodynamic, Relational, Cognitive-Behavioral, and Humanistic approaches in the treatment I provide to my clients. 
Supervision Philosophy:
I am passionate about the growth of supervisees and have provided supervision for interns and new graduates from Counseling and Psychology backgrounds. In individual supervision, I like to focus on a number of domains with my supervisee including:  developing the mentor/mentee relationship, helping the supervisee solidify one’s psychotherapeutic identity, teaching the technical aspects of interventions, exploring transferential and counter-transferential issues that may come up in one’s sessions or in the supervisory process, and presenting cases. I believe it is significant to create a safe and empathic atmosphere, while also creating space to challenge the trainee so that s/he can be a stronger clinician through exploration, insight, and feedback.
Services Offered: Individual and Group supervision; Consultation
Fee Requirements: $100.00 per individual supervision hour; $45.00 per group hour; sliding scale offered for students.
Other: Please check out our website at for additional information about my practice.


Name: Amari D. Jackson
Phone:  773-609-5274
Address: 1136 S. Delano Court West Suite B20 Chicago, IL or 10540 S. Western Avenue Suite 504 Chicago, IL
 Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
 Master of Art in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
 MA Northeastern Illinois University Department of Counselor Education
BA Psychology Chicago State University
Professional Experience: 3+years
Areas of Specialization:
Holistic Wellness, Mindfulness, Depression, Anxiety, Coping Skills, Cultural Competency, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Relational Issues, Stigma, Anger Management, Self-Esteem, Stress, Women’s issues
Supervision Style and Philosophy: 
I prefer to use a collaborative approach to clinical supervision, I want the supervisee to feel this is a shared learning experience and be able to bring real life scenarios to supervision for increased competency and development. I personally work from a humanistic approach and integrate CBT, solution focused, and mind-body work into my practice.

Services Offered: Individual and Group Supervision
: Chicago, IL
Fee Requirements $80 per session for individual, $30 for Group (min 3 people); sliding scale provided to students with documentation of current enrollment status


Name: Felice Block
Phone: 847-494-0482
Address: 1207 McHenry Rd., Suite 217B Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
License: LCPC
Degree: M.A
Education: M.A. in counseling psychology from the Adler Insitute, now Adler School of Professioanl Psychology. Post graduate training in marriage and family therapy also from the Adler School. My bachelors degree was in special education with a minor in elementary education.
Professional Experience: Over 21 years as a clinician, 18 years experience as a slinical supervisior. I was an administrator for youth service agencies for 14 years. I have been an adjunct professor for National-Louis University for 9 years. My first career was a special education teacher.
Areas of Specialization: Women's issues, families affected by substance abuse and other dysfunction, children & adolescents, parenting, training and consultation for other mental health professionals and educators.
Supervision Style: Collaborative, systems approach integrating models appropriate to the needs of the individual supervisee. As an educator, I take into account the learning style of the supervisee and incorporate handouts, articles, and experiential activites related to the mutually agreed upon goal being worked on.
Services Offered: Individual and group supervision, highly interactive workshops and a consultation group for clinicians practicing less than 3 years as well as an advanced group. Consultation is at my office in Buffalo Grove, however, I will travel for group supervision or trainings.
Fee requirements: My supervision fee is $140.00 per hour and $40.00 per hour for group supervision. The fee for trainings and presentaions is $250.00/hour.

Name: Jennifer Farrell, LCPC, NCC, CEAP
Phone: (773) 420-6960
Address: 4803 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL  60630
License: LCPC, NCC, CEAP
Education: BA in Psychology from University of Illinois in 1991; MA in Counseling from Northeastern Illinois University in 1996
Professional Experience: I have 19 years of counseling experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings.  This experience includes child/ adolescent (ages 3 and up) as well as adult, couples, family counseling.  I offer coaching and have a CEAP (Certified Employee Assistance Professional) certification.  I have supervised interns for several years.  My work settings include private practice, hospital, community mental health clinics, and insurance companies.  I am trained in several therapies including CBT, CPT, Motivational Interviewing, Play Therapy, etc.
Areas of Specialization: I have experience working with issues including ADHD, Adoption, Behavioral Issues, Borderline Personality, Coping Skills, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Emotional Disturbance, Grief, Infidelity, Oppositional Defiance, Peer Relationships, Self Esteem, Sexual Abuse, Substance Abuse, Teen Violence, Academic Underachievement, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Codependency, Depression, Domestic Abuse, Dual Diagnosis, Family Conflict, Infertility, Intellectual Disability, Parenting, Relationship Issues, Self-Harming, Spirituality, Suicidal Ideation, Trauma and PTSD.
Supervision Style: I have vast and rich experiences to draw from in collaborating with you on developing your counseling style and goals.  In a non-judgmental and supportive environment, I work alongside you to clarify your counseling style and identity.  I offer specific ideas and techniques when needed.  At other times, I ask questions to draw out your goals, knowledge, and experience as you grow in your counseling career.  I look forward to working with you!
Services Offered: Individual and group supervision.
Fee Requirements: $100.00 per individual supervision hour; $45.00 per group hour; sliding scale offered for students.

Name: Serena Wadhwa 
Phone: 773-368-4363
Address: Chicago, IL
License: LCPC
Degree: Psy.D., MA
Psy.D. in clinical psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology; M.A., in Human Development Counseling from U of I Springfield, BA in Psychology. I am also a certified alcohol and drug counselor and a registered yoga instructor.
Professional Experience:
 Combined, I have over 20 years experience as a clinician and substance abuse counselor. I have provided supervision to students and LPC's for about six years. I am an associate professor and adjunct professor and have taught at community college, Master's level and Doctoral level. I am also a program director for students seeking licensure and certification as an addictions counselor. I provide workshops, am an author, s blogger, and host a podcast show.
Areas of Specialization:
 Substance use, stress, professional development. 
Supervision Style:
 Collaborative with didactical, exploratory and experiential components. Since I come from a clinical, educator, and training background, I work with you to determine how you learn and what will assist this process.  I incorporate readings, handouts, research and other activities relating to goals we develop.
Services Offered: Individual supervision, highly interactive workshops and activity development. I also am a stress coach. 
Fee requirements: Fees are determined by need and location. Please contact me. 

Name: Corinne (Cory) Rydzewski Kalat, MS, LCPC, CADC, PCGC, IAPW, TAS, CHt

Phone:  630.263.8888 (Phone / Voice Mail / Text)


One Westbrook Corporate Center, Tower One, Suite 300, Westchester, IL 60154

  LCPC, Certification in Addictions (Alcohol, Drugs, Gambling, Internet, Tobacco), Certified Hypnotherapist

  BA in Family Studies/Sociology – St. Xavier University; MS in Counseling/Human Services – National Louis University; PhD in Natural Health – Clayton College

  Phone Consultations OR In-Person Consultations; Clinical/Business consultation for therapists to start or maintain private practice; Consultation for therapists working in various clinical settings; Individual or group consultation (members form their own group); Test preparation assistance for licensure and certification exams.

  **Business Consultation for practitioners wanting to start/maintain private practice; **Alternative Treatment Consultation including mindfulness,
meditation., laughter yoga, life coaching, hypnosis; **Clinical Consultation including adult psychotherapy, addictions (alcohol, drugs, gambling, internet, nicotine, porn, shopping, spending), aging parents/caregiving, cancer issues, grief/suicide/survivors of suicide, mood disorders (depression, anxiety, OCD, phobias), traumatic brain injuries, trauma, PTSD.
:  Private practice therapist (25+ years) providing adult individual, couple and family counseling; Mental Health Counselor (In-patient Psychiatric Treatment – MacNeal Hospital); Counselor and Supervisor (IOP and OP Adult (Women’s) Substance Abuse Treatment – Grateful House); Adjunct Faculty (Taught graduate and undergraduate classes – National Louis University); Trainer and Presenter for professional and community groups;  Published writer.

  I have a broad range and depth of clinical and business experiences to share with other clinicians.  What I value most is providing a safe and supportive environment for you to freely discuss any clinical and business aspects of your work.  I use a non-judgmental, non-shaming and educational approach with just the right touch of honesty, humor and curiosity.  We can establish a “learning lab” to help you develop and achieve your professional goals in fun and safe ways.  I invite you to look at your work and effectiveness from a mindfulness perspective to self-evaluate your strengths and challenges.  I look forward to journeying with you as you continue to grow as the effective and talented professional that you already are !!

  Phone Consultations or In-Person meetings at my Westchester office.

  Negotiated by agreement with sliding scale for students.

Other Information:
  25+ years of clinical experience; 30+ years personal recovery experience (alcohol/nicotine);  Cancer survivor; Personal experience as young widow (now remarried).

 Anna Jankowska LCPC, CADC, CEAP, SAP

 (773) 777-6767


 4515 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago IL 60630

 IL-Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)

 MA in Counseling from Roosevelt University (1999)

 Graduated from Roosevelt University in 1999 with an MA in Counseling
, Graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago, in 1988, BA in Community Psychology
Professional Experience:

000-present – Clinical Director and Owner - Counseling Center of Illinois. I oversee mental health services including: Substance abuse outpatient program, DUI Services, Anger management, Domestic violence, Parenting classes, Individual mental health counseling, SAP DOT evaluations, Court and driver's license evaluations, Food service sanitation seminars, immigration hardship evaluations. I provide internships to graduate students from counseling/psychology programs from more than 20 different schools in Illinois and provide supervision to LPC's to obtain their clinical LCPC license. I provide consulting to other mental health providers on how to open DUI programs/Outpatient substance abuse centers, begin or expand private practice in counseling, learn insurance reimbursement and transition to fee for service practice. I design marketing plans, review websites and SEO.
1995-1999 -
Drug and Alcohol Assessor / Case Manager- Central States Institute of Addictions. Provided substance abuse assessments to DUI and Non-DUI offenders for the circuit court of Cook County.  Oversaw case management for Polish and English-speaking defendants.

1993-1994 -
Mental Health Counselor - Saint Mary of Nazareth Hospital. Provided mental health counseling to youth ages 12-21.

1984-2000 – Business Owner - Teaching and Career Guidance. Provided adult education classes and career guidance to foreign speaking clients.

Areas of Specialization:
 Mood and behavioral disorders, couples therapy, ADHD, substance abuse, anger management, parenting, domestic violence, eating disorders, consulting for opening and expanding private practice

Supervision Style and Philosophy:
 I help you develop your goals and guide you in reaching your highest potential, including opening your private practice.

Services Offered:
 Individual and group supervision. My theoretical approach is holistic/integrative. I rely on CBT therapy and motivational interviewing in my practice.

: Meeting in my office at 4515 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago IL 60630 or 115 S Wilke Road Suite 203, Arlington Heights, IL 60005.

Fee Requirements: 
$100.00 individual supervision per hour; Group: $50.00 per person per hour (group minimum: 3).

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