Art Therapist in Grayslake, IL
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Heather Scott, LPC
Heather Scott
Art Therapist
997 N. Corporate Circle   
GrayslakeIL 60030
Practice Information
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.

 Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
License Info
Specialties: ADHD, Addiction, Alcohol Abuse, Alzheimer’s, Anxiety, Asperger’s Syndrome, Autism, Behavioral Issues, Child Adolescent, Chronic Pain or Illness, Coping Skills, Depression, Developmental Disorders, Family Conflict, Grief, Learning Disabilities, Medication Management, Mental Retardation, Parenting, Peer Relationships, Relationship Issues, Self Esteem, Self- Harming, Sleeping or Insomnia, Substance Abuse, Traumatic Brain Injury, Elderly Persons Disorders, Impulse Control Disorders, Mood Disorders, Personality Disorders, Thinking Disorders, Art Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT) Existential, Expressive Arts, Mindfulness-based (MBCT), Play Therapy, Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Trauma Focused

Heather received a master’s degree in Art Therapy from the Adler School of Professional Psychology. She has extensive experience in inpatient, outpatient, and community based settings. Heather has over twelve years of experience working with children, and spent the last several years working with individuals affected by Alzheimer’s and dementia, providing individualized cognitive rehabilitation, therapeutic support, and psycho-educational support to individuals experiencing cognitive impairment along with their family members. She also has experience providing individual, family, and group art therapy services aimed at demystifying the grief process and promoting healing. Heather also has experience working with children and adults with disabilities in both a group and on an individual basis identifying and setting goals, implementing interventions, and facilitating recreational and educational activities appropriate to each individual’s developmental level.

As an art therapist and counselor, Heather believes that art and the counseling relationship provides people with the space for self-exploration and understanding, while improving interpersonal communication and cultivating problem solving skills, enhancing people’s quality of life. 
 She has experience with individual counseling, group counseling, crisis intervention, intakes, assessment, case management, psycho education and discharge planning, person centered therapy and solution-focused brief therapy.
Payments Accepted
Cash, check, insurance, credit cards
8am - 8pm M-Sat
Practice Areas/Issues Treated
 Anger Management
 Anxiety and Panic
 Arts Therapy (Expressive)
 Asperger's Syndrome
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
 Bicultural Difficulties
 Body Image Issues
 Caregiver Issues
 Children's Counseling
 Chronic Illness
 Domestic Violence
 Eating Disorders
 Educational Therapy
 Gay or Lesbian Issues
 Gender Identity / Transgenderism
 Gifted / Talented Issues
 Grief and Loss
 Group Therapy
 Herpes and STD Counseling
 Learning Disabilities
 Life and Wellness Coaching
 Life Transitions
 Marriage & Family Therapy
 Marriage Counseling
 Men's Issues
 Neuropsychological Evaluation / Testing
 Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Online / Teletherapy
 Pet Therapy
 Play Therapy
 Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Premarital Counseling
 Problem Gambling
 Psychological Evaluation / Testing
 Relationship Issues
 Religious Counseling
 Self-Esteem Issues
 Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Sexual Dysfunction
 Stress Management
 Trauma and PTSD
 Women's Issues
 Work and Career Issues
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