Kerry Ito, LCPC, is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, who has been part of the Lighthouse Emotional Wellness Center since its beginning in 2002. Prior to becoming a clinical counselor, she worked as a corporate consultant and analyst for companies such a Banker’s Life & Casualty, Chicago Tribune, and Harris Bank. Her time working for these large businesses allowed her to experience the corporate world, but also led her to search for a more holistic career eventually landing in her life’s work of being a psychotherapist.
After receiving her Masters in Clinical Counseling from Roosevelt University, she worked as a psychosocial rehabilitation counselor, where she was trained in Dialectic Behavior Therapy (DBT). Kerry continues to use DBT to teach her clients mindfulness and emotional control to help them overcome their depression and anxieties. They can then develop healthy connections to others, a balanced sense of self, and enhanced well-being.
Kerry is trained in Heart-Centered Hypnotherapy, defined by founder Diane Zimberoff, as a process:
Kerry strives to take all of her clients through this healing process.
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