Annie is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Illinois. She is also a National Certified Counselor. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois and her Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Benedictine University in Lisle Illinois. Annie is skilled in CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy), ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy), and various other clinical techniques.
Annie has past experience working at a psychiatric hospital which allowed her to work with people from all backgrounds and with many different life stressors, such as mood disorders, psychoses, life transitions, family conflicts, relationship struggles, and grief and loss. During this time she gained experience working with clients of all ages and genders.
Annie believes that every person has the ability to live a happy, healthy, engaging life and at times individuals need an objective observer to help uncover what that life would look like. Annie is prepared to join you on your journey to self-fulfillment. She believes that everyone has their own story to tell and her approach is client-centered, strength-based, and solution focused. She cherishes all client relationships and devotes her time and energy to the healing process.