Kelli Kohlstedt, ALMFT

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Adults 60+, Children 0-5, Children 6-12

About Kelli Kohlstedt, ALMFT

Kelli Kohlstedt, ALMFT, is warm, empathetic, and believes in the importance of healthy relationships. Kelli loves to teach clients new skills to utilize outside of therapy, and she strives to help her clients feel confident to create the change they are looking for in life.

Kelli received both her BA and MA in Marriage and Family Therapy from Northern Illinois University. She is trained in the Gottman method of Couples Therapy, is a certified PREPARE/ENRICH Marriage Counselor, and holds certificates in both adolescence and trauma-informed counseling. She has experience treating individuals, couples, and families with a variety of struggles in both hospital and clinical office settings.

In therapy, Kelli works from a relational/systematic approach and uses strategies such as CBT, Narrative, and Family Systems to challenge negative thoughts and help clients set goals. Her supportive style helps clients recognize growth from all life experiences.

Areas of Treatment

  • Adoption/Attachment Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Art Therapy
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar
  • Bullying
  • CBT
  • Coping with Pandemic / COVID
  • Crisis / Trauma
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Divorce/Family Conflict
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Therapy
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Learning Disabilities
  • LGBTQI+ Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Marriage/Couples Counseling
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Play Therapy
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Injury/Harm
  • Stress/Worry
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Locations

    South Naperville


    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • BCBS PPO
    • Beacon Health Options
    • Benefit Plan Admin - VA
    • Cigna
    • ComPsych
    • ComPsych EAP
    • Health Alliance
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • UBH EAP
    • United Healthcare / UBH