Emily is a licensed professional counselor who studied at Illinois Wesleyan University for her undergraduate degree in psychology. She received her master’s degree from Northern Illinois University in clinical mental health counseling. Emily has worked with non-profit agencies, youth and teen outreach, mandated services through the court systems, and in college counseling settings.
Emily is a client-centered counselor with a multifaceted approach to therapy. She believes when working with children, play is their language and toys are their words. In working with teen and adult populations, Emily works to use a combination of CBT, cognitive behavior therapy, and client-centered approaches to navigate through someone’s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors in a collaborative manner.
“The human soul doesn’t want to be fixed, it simply wants to be seen and heard exactly as it is.” ~Parker Palmer
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