Our Child Therapists
We are honored to be the #1 rated private practice (Google Reviews) of play therapists & child therapist in Chicago
AND The Receiver of the 2019 Best of Hinsdale Awards in the Counselor Category
Child Therapist |LCSW
I believe that you are enough for your child and you are not alone in this journey. I’ve helped 100’s of children and caregivers learn ways to work through anxiety, loss, traumatic events, and anger.
Child Therapist |LCSW
I help parents & children build a stronger connection through identifying, expressing, and regulating big feelings and challenging experiences.
Child Therapist |MSW
I help children and families navigate trauma, transitions, and other mental health needs. My goal is to bring about meaningful change for both you and your child.
Child Therapist |LCSW, RPT-S
The parent-child relationship is central to your child’s healing process.
Child Therapist | MSW, LCSW
I help children & parents unlock solutions and discover strengths that improve emotional functioning, promote healing & build stronger relationships.
Child Therapist | LCPC, RPT
Foster care, adoption, serious illness, or grief & loss are difficult disruptions in a child’s life. I specialize in child attachment disorders and work closely with parents to renew peace and joy in the home.
Owner | Child Therapist | LCPC, RPT
I use the therapeutic power of play and child development research to achieve short-term, practical solutions to restore emotional stability for the child. I work with parents every step of the way in supporting their child’s mental wellness.
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