meet our team

Expert behavioral health for all phases of life

Showing results for:

Refine Results:

Alyssa Antos, LSW

Alyssa Antos, Therapist

Alyssa Antos, LSW, believes in creating an open, comfortable, and understanding environment where clients can find the healing, courage, and hope they desire. Alyssa received a BSW from Lewis University and an MSW from Aurora University. She was formerly an ABA therapist for children on the Autism Spectrum, and also has experience working with children…

Melissa Grupe, PhD, LCPC

Melissa Grupe, Lead Clinical Therapist

Melissa Grupe, PhD, LCPC, strives to understand the perspective of the client to meet his or her goals. She takes a non-judgmental and empathetic approach while considering the complexities of one’s life, including such variables as cultural, political, historical, global, biological, psychological, and spiritual factors. Melissa earned a BA from Alverno College, and an MA…

Daniel Laluna

Dr. Daniel Laluna, Clinical Manager

Dr. Daniel Laluna, PsyD, has extensive experience working with children and adolescents with issues such as anxiety, self-esteem, bullying, school refusal, depression, parental divorce, impulsivity, behavior struggles, and grief/loss. He also specializes in expressive arts processing groups to help children and adolescents explore their identity and express emotions through poetry, music, art, and drama. Dr.…

Holly Mauer

Holly Mauer, Therapist

Holly Mauer is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois.  Holly received her Bachelor Degree in Psychology from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and her Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Valparaiso University. Holly has experience in working with adults going through all stages of life.  She works with individuals and families,…

Julie Peterson, PsyD

Dr. Julie Peterson, Clinical Psychology Supervisor

Dr. Julie Peterson, PsyD, places a large emphasis on support in addition to symptom reduction. She thoughtfully integrates perspectives from Family Systems, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, and Adlerian theory to assist clients through discouragements that may cause them to feel stuck in life transitions. Dr. Peterson earned a BA from North Central College and MA and PsyD…

Katie Sheehan, Therapist

Katie Sheehan, LSW, believes in empowering her clients with tools to manufacture their own success. She enjoys watching clients grow and gains deep satisfaction knowing she has played a role in their success. Katie received a BA from Hope College and an MSW from Aurora University. She was formerly an ABA therapist and has experience…

Kate Stevens

Kate Stevens, Clinical Therapist

Kate Stevens, LCPC, believes that each client is unique, and treatment should be focused on where clients are when they walk through the door. Kate works side by side with her clients to create achievable, positive goals to ensure that counseling is a space where clients are able to see a future full of hope…