Susan Stutzman Child Therapist and Play Therapist

Call Susan! (855) 543-7687 x700

Susan Stutzman | LCPC, RPT, SPT

Child Therapist & Play Therapist

Many parents feel lost trying to help their child who is anxious, angry, or has been abused. It’s so frustrating seeing your child struggle without any idea on how to help!

I use the therapeutic power of play and brain research education that provide 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.

For most of my life I have interacted with children. But it wasn’t until my graduate work in clinical psychology that I began to see a child’s world through the power of play. As a Registered Play Therapist (RPT) I can help children express what is troubling them when they cannot verbally express their thoughts and feelings.

It’s a privilege to help your child find their voice, heal from trauma, gain confidence in school, make friends, engage in play groups, and increase in learning.

Call today and begin the healing process:

(855) 543-7687 x700 or e-mail me: Susan {at} kidmatterscounseling.com

Certifications
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)
Registered Play Therapist (RPT)
Certified Synergetic Play Therapist (SPT)
Certificate in Trauma Treatment for Children and Adolescents
President of the Illinois Association for Play Therapy
Academic Background

M.A. Clinical Psychology, Wheaton Graduate School, Wheaton, IL

B.A. Biblical Studies, Moody Bible Institute, Chicago, IL

Susan Stutzman’s Impact on Children & Parents

Susan helped me navigate a difficult parenting situation. She gave me the resources and tools I needed when I was not sure what to do. J. F.

Hinsdale Mom

My daughter has made great progress in my wish for her to be emotionally intelligent, confident, and secure. Thank you Susan! T.D.

Naperville Mom

Susan is an expert in her field, and cares deeply about children and their families. As a therapist, I highly recommend this practice! Natasha Knoff

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Agave

Articles by Susan Stutzman

Parenting With Consistency

Consistency is a huge challenge for every parent.   Being consist of what we want to teach our children takes a lot of thoughtfulness, planning, and grit. Especially since children develop so quickly! As a parent, I’ve found two things to be vital to in my journey...

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How To Parent a Child Who Is Prone to Bullying

As a parent, when you find out your kid has been bullying other kids what should you do?  How should you respond?   Parenting a child who has been or is prone to acting as a bully can be challenging. Kids with strong personalities push around kids every day with...

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