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Should Happens…But Does It Have To?

by Emily Elmore, MA, LCSW, RYT “I should have worked out.” “I should be more focused at work.” “I should just not care about this.”  Sound familiar? Let’s talk about should statements. As a therapist, should statements are the most regular offender I contend with in sessions with my clients. A should statement seems harmless and appears to be reflective and thoughtful in nature with the aim of improving future behavior.  Let’s look at a specific example: A person has …
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Welcoming New Therapist: Robyn Ozelis

Robyn Ozelis LPC

Robyn is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a specialty in children.  She has over 14 years combined experience working with children, adolescents and their families as both a special education teacher and a counselor, which gives her a unique perspective for working with children/youth and their families.  She has a deep empathy and understanding of children and family processes and explores family and school dynamics when working with a child, because those are some of the factors that shape them. …
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Couples and Marriage Counseling at MCHH

couples counseling

MCHH offers couples and marriage counseling at each of its three locations, as well as telehealth supplemental services to better facilitate effective therapy. Couples Counseling is a type of therapy that helps to improve communication and connectedness in a romantic relationship. Counseling provides a calm and collaborative environment where each person can do their best thinking and also hear their spouse’s concerns and ideas. With practice and insight, a couple can be empowered to take these skills and apply them …
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See all MCHH therapists at our updated therapist page

family counseling

At Midwest Center for Hope & Healing, we have experienced therapists who are dedicated to helping people with the struggles they are experiencing by developing a caring relationship in which to work toward mutually determined therapeutic goals. See all MCHH therapists

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See our growing west suburban Chicago counseling offices

MCHH has offices conveniently located in Lombard, Lisle and Oak Brook Illinois. Our Lisle location is at the intersection of Route 53 and Kimberly Way. Our Lombard location is at the intersection of Westmore-Meyers Rd and Roosevelt. We serve multiple surrounding areas including Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, Lombard, Winfield, Elmhurst, Oak Brook, Glendale Heights, Addison, Naperville, Bolingbrook, Aurora, Woodridge, and Downers Grove, Westmont, Hinsdale and many more. OAK BROOK Learn More LISLE Learn More LOMBARD Learn More

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Therapist Spotlight – DONNA LOZA, LPC, CADC, MISA-I

Donna Loza, LPC, CADC, MISA-I

Donna is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and a Certified Co-Occurring Disorders Counselor in the State of Illinois with over 5 years’ experience. Donna attended Concordia University, Chicago where she received a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling. She specializes in counseling individuals with dual diagnosis, anxiety, depression, and trauma. Donna enjoys working with clients of all ages. Are there moments in your day, when you feel overwhelmed, anxious, or sad? There are ways to bridge …
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Therapist Spotlight: STEPHANIE MARTIN, MA, LPC

Stephanie Martin, MA, LPC

Stephanie earned her Masters of Arts degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Moody Theological Seminary. Stephanie enjoys working with adolescents, adult individuals, and couples, and has experience at providing both Christian based and community counseling depending on the needs of the client. Stephanie operates from a collaborative standpoint, as therapy is not “one size fits all,” and it is essential to create a treatment plan that is built specifically for you and your goals. She uses a variety of approaches based on the client’s …
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Updated MCHH Therapist Offices Location Pages

MCHH has offices conveniently located in Lombard, Lisle and Oak Brook Illinois. See our updated therapist office pages for directions, office hours, and update pictures: MCHH Oak Park Counseling Office MCHH Lombard Counseling Office MCHH Lisle Counseling Office

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Therapist Spotlight: Emily Elmore MA, LCSW, RYT

Emily is a licensed clinical social worker who provides psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and families. Emily is grounded in developmental, cognitive-behavioral, and systems theories. Her approach is client-centered, solution-focused, and strengths-based. Emily uses talk therapy, motivational interviewing (MI), mindfulness, relaxation/stress reduction, and skill building strategies to assist clients to develop strengths and find the tools necessary to create a sense of self-awareness. Additionally, she is a registered yoga teacher certified in both child and adult yoga and has trained in …
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Therapist Spotlight: KATIE HYNES, MA, LCSW

Katie is a licensed clinical social worker with seven years of experience in working with adolescents. She strives to create a safe space to help adolescents build skills to feel confident in navigating life’s challenges. By coming alongside clients with a warm, empathetic and strengths-based approach, she is able to meet clients right where they are at in their life. Katie is passionate about incorporating Christian values in order to help clients heal from past trauma and continue spiritual development. Learn More

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