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Counselor / Therapist

Bridget Deluca, PsyD, LPC

Bridget Deluca, PsyD, LPC photo
Licensed Professional Counselor
Portrait Health Centers are multi-specialty clinics that employ the most cutting-edge and proven assessment protocols and treatment options available, believing that an Effective Treatment Depends On An Accurate Diagnosis. Individuals should not have to “play doctor” by researching available treatments and then self-selecting which of these treatments has been scientifically validated and would be most appropriate for themselves or their family. At Portrait Health Centers, we provide a comprehensive and multi-specialty assessment to determine the underlying causes of your symptoms and incorporate an appropriate treatment plan.
Practice Areas
 Counseling / Therapy  Educational Therapy  Online / Phone / Skype Therapy
 Addiction  EMDR Therapy  Pet Therapy
 Adolescents  Family Conflict  Play Therapy
 Adoption  Gay or Lesbian Issues  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Anger Management  Gender Identity / Transgenderism  Premarital Counseling
 Anxiety and Panic  Gifted / Talented Issues  Problem Gambling
 Arts Therapy (Expressive)  Grief and Loss  Psychoanalysis
 Asperger's Syndrome  Group Therapy  Psychological Evaluation / Testing
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Herpes and STD Counseling  Psychopharmacology
 Bicultural Difficulties  Hypnotherapy  Relationship Issues
 Body Image Issues  Learning Disabilities  Religious Counseling
 Caregiver Issues  Life and Wellness Coaching  Self Esteem Issues
 Children's Counseling  Life Transitions  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Chronic Illness  Loneliness  Sexual Dysfunction
 Couples Therapy  Marriage & Family Therapy  Stress Management
 Depression  Marriage Counseling  Trauma and PTSD
 Divorce  Men's Issues  Women's Issues
 Domestic Violence  Neuropsychological Evaluation / Testing  Work and Career Issues
 Eating Disorders  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Certifications
 Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.)  Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
Bio
Specialties: ADHD, Academic Underachievement, Addiction, Anger Management, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Career Counseling, Child or Adolescent, Chronic Impulsivity, Coping Skills, Depression, Divorce, Emotional Disturbance, Grief, Infidelity, Internet Addiction, Life Coaching, Marital and Premarital, Men's Issues, Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD), Oppositional Defiance, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, Self-Esteem, Self-Harming, Sleep or Insomnia, Suicidal Ideation, Testing and Evaluation, Video Game Addiction, Women's Issues, Impulse Control Disorders, Mood Disorders, Bisexual Issues, Gay Issues, Lesbian Issues

I feel one of the most important parts of therapy is building a collaborative therapeutic relationship, which is why I like to create a welcoming and comfortable environment with my clients. I want to assist people in meeting their goals, finding solutions to their problems, and creating a better life for themselves. I believe an integrative approach is usually the most helpful approach when treating clients, as not everyone benefits from the same type of therapy. Most often I find that cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, and interpersonal therapies work best; however, I will alter the treatment approach to what works for each individual client. I feel that it is important to empower every client and will often focus on their strengths as a part of the therapeutic process.

I received my Masters degree (MA) and Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) from Argosy University-Schaumburg Campus. I have experience working in private practice and community mental health settings providing individual, group and couples therapy. I specialize in mood disorders and anxiety disorders and have experience working with children, adolescents, adults and geriatric populations. I also have experience in psychological testing with child, adolescents and adults.

In my off time, I like to spend time with my husband and my cat, Cosmo, as well as my friends and family. My favorite pastimes are reading, watching movies and listening to music. Right now, it's mostly country, but I like to listen to many different types including rock and pop. I enjoy traveling to different places and learning about different cultures.
Payments Accepted
Cash, check, type of insurance, credit cards
Hours:8am-9pm
License:178008420