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    What makes me different:
    My goals are to help clients better understand their emotions and encourage clients to challenge the prevailing messages about weight, beauty, and health.


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    Ages I work with:

    • Teens
    • Adults

    Accepted Payment Methods

    • Aetna PPO
    • BCBS PPO
    • Cigna PPO
    • United Healthcare (Shared Services, UMR, GEHA)
    • Self-Pay Rate


    • Wheaton (In-Person)
    • Naperville (In-Person)
    • Virtual

    About Me:

    Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

    Education: BA in Architectural Studies and Interior Design, University of Missouri, 2015

    Education: MEd in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, DePaul University, 2022


    I use my knowledge of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Techniques to address body image, anxiety, and depression.

    Favorite Quote:

    “Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very quiet if only those birds sing there that sang best.” – Henry Van-Dyke

    How I Help my Clients:

    I characterize myself as empathetic, conscientious, and creative.  Outside of counseling, I enjoy tending to my indoor garden in my apartment or wandering into local plant shops. I also enjoy going for long hikes with my husband and our dog, Maui.

    Navigating life can be difficult, lonely, and scary at times- you are not alone! The decision to begin therapy can be a daunting one, so my top priority is to create a safe space where you feel validated and respected as you embark on your own healing journey. I have found a passion for working with young adults and adults struggling with body image, general anxiety, and depression. By working through my own trauma, I have gained a deep empathic understanding and a motivation to help others heal. Trauma can manifest in many forms and create challenges in everyday living, but through self-acceptance we can learn to find peace and grow from our experiences.

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