Kristin is an experienced counselor, who has a Master’s Degree in both Clinical Psychology and Marriage and Family Therapy. She specializes in couples’ work, particularly those experiencing difficulties with sexual and emotional intimacy, as well high stress and/or anxiety with their partners or within their family system. She also works with individuals and families and sees clients ages 10+ in her practice. Other areas of focus are individuals dealing with depression, interpersonal issues, illness/medical issues, life changes/adjustment disorder, pre-marital/engagement issues, relationship issues, self-esteem/self-worth and women’s issues.
Through the use of an eclectic therapeutic approach, combining Systems-Based, Person-Centered, Strengths-Based, Emotionally Focused Individual and Family Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Narrative Therapy, she is able to assist her clients in finding solutions. By viewing her clients through a family system lens, she easily identifies presenting issues based on the individual’s relation with their support unit.
Kristin is known for her non-judgmental nature and her ability to empathize with a diverse group of clientele. Through some detective work, she is able to determine and unravel the present issue disrupting intimate connections within relationships, find the root of these behaviors, and create a customized approach to create positive change for her clients.
With extensive training on a multitude of assessments, including IM-CANS certification as well as education and experience with a combination of treatment approaches, Kristin is able to create an individualized treatment plan to help clients face and overcome the challenges they are experiencing in their lives. Kristin works out of our Naperville and Lemont offices. Book with Kristin today!
I have been pleased with the entire team!
Kristen & the Counseling Works team are so easy to work with and dedicated. You get the sense immediately that everyone truly cares about improving their patient's well-being.
I've known Kristen and her team at Counseling Works professionally for years. The leadership, mission, and values of this practice are some of the best in our business. I have no doubt that the client experience is one of compassion, support, and positive change - you can't go wrong here!
Kelly McLaughlin is an amazing therapist. She is doing wonders with my kids, kind, patient and really knows how to gain their trust to allow them to open up. Would give 10 stars if I could
Kristen and her group are amazing and talented therapists. I highly recommend them!
Counseling Works’ owner Kristen is lovely and great to work with. All the clinicians are very professional and friendly, and the therapy space is very modern, stylish and welcoming. I highly recommend contacting them if you are looking for counseling services in the Naperville or Frankfort area.
Kristen + her team of skilled therapist are top of the line! The Counseling Works team care about their clients and provide the best service in the area!
Counseling Works has an excellent team of clinicians and you will be in great hands!
This is an awesome practice. You will feel cared for and taken care of. All the clinicians are excellent!
This facility is awesome. Professional and caring staff! They are great therapists who aren't afraid of delving into the hard stuff. They are transparent yet keep the boundaries clear. If you are seeking a therapist, I recommend them!
The owner, Kristen, is a pleasure to work with. The office space is inviting and relaxing as well. I recommend giving them a call if you are seeking counseling services.
Professional staff, clean & comfortable environment, flexible appointments, easy to find location and close to the highway with ample parking.
Phenomenal group of people - you can't go wrong with Counseling Works!
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