Counselor / Therapist in Chicago, IL

Chicago Counseling Partners, LLC

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Heather Schulien, LCSW
My overall goal is to facilitate personal insight to help you achieve the inner peace and balance you need to be the person you want to be. I have a genuine interest in providing a safe and confidential space free of judgment to assist individuals and families cope with life’s stressors. At a pace based on your needs, we will work together to develop strategies and skills built on your strengths, personality, and experience to help you be the person you want to be. The treatment I provide is unique to each client and is designed to help you achieve the balance and peace in your life that you deserve.
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the Chicago area focused on providing outpatient mental health services to individuals, families, couples, children, and adolescents.

I have the experience to recognize the needs and behaviors of a diverse population of clients of all ages. My background in Child Development has proven to be an invaluable piece of my clinical work and is often the foundation of my work with children, adolescents, and parents. I have practical experience in both the social work and child development fields that has expanded my clinical knowledge and further developed my ability to provide effective therapeutic treatment in the mental health community.
Practice Areas
 Counseling / Therapy  Depression  Online / Phone / Skype Therapy
 Adolescents  Divorce  Play Therapy
 Adoption  Eating Disorders  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Anger Management  Gay or Lesbian Issues  Psychoanalysis
 Anxiety and Panic  Grief and Loss  Relationship Issues
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Life Transitions  Self Esteem Issues
 Bicultural Difficulties  Loneliness  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Body Image Issues  Marriage & Family Therapy  Stress Management
 Caregiver Issues  Marriage Counseling  Trauma and PTSD
 Children's Counseling  Men's Issues  Women's Issues
 Chronic Illness  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder  Work and Career Issues
 Couples Therapy
 Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)  Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW)
MSW - Masters in Social Work - Loyola University-Chicago
MS - Masters in Child Development - Erikson Institute
National Association of Social Workers
Payments Accepted
cash, check, credit cards, money orders, and insurance
Hours:Tuesday through Saturdays by appointment
License:IL 149.013255
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Michelle Conrad. 1/2/2013
Heather was my go to consultant regarding children and adolescents. Not only did she have a wealth of resources, she was also able to supervise at moment's notice and was quick not to offer advice, but to offer insight, the best form of supervision.

It was a great pleasure to work under Heather and I can say I've learned so much from working with one of the best.

As a clinican, Heather is able to work with compassion and empathy in regards to all of her clients. She is insightful and willing to work with anyone!
Jill Scheurer. 12/2/2012
As a colleague, I have worked closely with Heather, and I have found her very knowledgeable, creative and effective working with children and their families. She displayed compassion and resourcefulness as well as a strong ethical practice. I have always felt reassured when referring children to her for treatment. It was a pleasure working with her.
Anonymous. 6/3/2012
I would highly recommend Heather Schulien. Her kind, thoughtful approach has been extremely helpful and allows you to deal with your stress at your own pace. As a skeptic coming into to counseling, I had low expectations for results, but Heather is a professional, and knows what she is doing and how to guide.

Her office is flexable and makes it work with your schedule.
Rating: 10 out of 10.
3525 W. Peterson Avenue
Suite T-17
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