Mark Gorzkowski is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (IL License 180.008648) who is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Mark received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana and his Master of Science in Clinical Psychology from Benedictine University. Mark has worked in the mental health field since 2005, and has experience in private practice, inpatient, partial hospitalization, and crisis management. Mark completed his internship at Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital in the Center for Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. He also previously worked at Linden Oaks Hospital in the Adolescent Inpatient Unit and the Assessment & Referral Center. Mark’s practice focuses on the treatment of individuals (age 16 and older) struggling with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, phobias, social anxiety, depression, self-injury, interpersonal conflict, trauma, and emerging adult issues (such as college transitions and independent living). Mark is known by colleagues in the field for his compassionate yet direct approach, along with his ability to balance empathic listening with skill building, education, and guidance.
Phone 630-923-5558 ext 2
Ronda Skilton is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (IL License 180.008529) who is trained in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She offers individual therapy to adolescents and adults, as well as marriage & family therapy. Ronda is also a Gottman trained Level-3 couples counselor. Ronda’s areas of expertise include depression, anxiety, relationship problems, self-injury, school refusal/anxiety, attachment issues, and family conflict. Ronda also has experience working with school districts regarding Individual Educational Plans (IEP) to help families find the best possible placement for their student for both their educational and therapeutic needs. “I enjoy developing trusting and supportive relationships with my clients. I explore new ways for them to express their feelings, and I tailor my therapeutic interventions to fit each individual client's needs. My goal is to provide quality behavioral health services and provide an opportunity for individuals to lead fuller, happier, and healthier lives. My approach to therapy is solution-focused. I understand that finding relief is an important priority in life. I provide a non-judgmental and caring atmosphere, where you can develop positive coping skills for difficult situations, as well as alleviate stress.”
Phone 630-923-5558 ext 3
Sarah is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (IL License 180.011666). She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from Bradley University, and Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology. Sarah completed her internship at the Metropolitan Preparatory Schools in Arlington Heights, Il. Sarah has worked in the Mental Health field since 2004, and has experience in private practice, inpatient hospital settings, and extensive experience in crisis management. Sarah previously worked at Linden Oaks at Edward-Elmhurst Hospital. She spent a number of years working on the inpatient child/adolescent unit providing individual and group therapy. She also has ten years of experience working in the crisis department where she facilitated assessment services to patients presenting with psychiatric emergencies at the Edward-Elmhurst hospital Emergency Rooms, Medical Floors and various assessment/intake offices of Linden Oaks. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Sarah currently provides individual therapy to children, adolescents, adults, and families. She has a special interest in working with adolescents and young adults, as well as those looking to address concerns related to ADHD, anxiety and transitional life issues. Sarah believes fostering a trusting therapeutic relationship is in itself a significant agent of change. She provides a warm, down-to-earth environment which helps to cultivate a supportive relationship and encourages change. She enjoys helping others to recognize their individual potential, to work towards inner peace and happiness, and to help in identifying and breaking down any barriers that get in the way. Sarah considers the unique needs & goals of each individual and customizes treatment accordingly.
Phone 630-923-5558 ext 4
Colleen is a Licensed Professional Counselor (IL License 178.014978) and a Certified Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (Certification Number 33101). Colleen received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Elmhurst College and Master of Arts Degree in Clinical Counseling Psychology Counseling Practice from Roosevelt University. Colleen received her Addictions Counseling Certification at the College of DuPage. Colleen has been working in the Mental Health field since 2014, working in a variety of settings including at-home behavioral therapy, outpatient opiate/other substance use treatment, and inpatient crisis management. Colleen is trained in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Person-Centered Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Play Therapy. Colleen has a special interest in working with individuals and families struggling with substance use issues. Colleen provides therapy to adolescents and adults struggling with substance use, depression, and anxiety as well as children (5 and older) with anxiety, depression, PTSD, and on the Autism Spectrum. Colleen believes in fostering a collaborative and creative environment to inspire change and personal growth. Colleen assesses for distinct needs and goals to direct therapy sessions in an individualized way.
Phone 630-923-5558 ext 5
Ann is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She received her Bachelors of Arts Degree from DePaul University, and Masters in Social Work from the Jane Addams College of Social Work at University of Illinois at Chicago. Ann completed her internships at Catholic Charities and Lutheran Family Services, both located in Chicago. Ann has worked in the Mental Health field since 2007, and has experience in outpatient therapy, in home therapy, schools, nursing homes, hospitals, and has been trained in crisis assessment and management. Ann previously worked at Home Psych Services, Thrive Counseling Center, and Leyden Family Services. Through these experiences, Ann has practiced individual, group, and family counseling. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). Ann currently provides individual therapy to children, adolescents, adults, and families with a focus on those experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, phobias, interpersonal issues, and change of life issues (postpartum, coping with loss). Ann has extensive experience in school settings and has a special interest in working with children, adolescents, as well as parents who are struggling with parental stress. Ann is also trained and experienced in using play therapy as a modality for the youngest clients. Ann believes that building a foundation of trust and respect is crucial in the therapeutic relationship. She believes that each individual has a certain set of strengths and works with them to use those strengths as well as learned skills, to help improve mood and overall well-being. Ann provides empathetic care while also being solution focused. Ann is also passionate about continuous growth and improvement as a clinician. As a result, Ann prioritizes staying informed on the most up to date interventions and research and participates in regular consultation and training.
Phone 630-923-5558 ext 6
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