Theresa received her Master of Arts in Counselor Education from Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago, Illinois. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Leisure Studies: Therapeutic Recreation from University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. Theresa is a National Certified Counselor and is licensed in Illinois and Wisconsin. She is also a member of the American Counseling Association and the Illinois Counselor Association. She successfully completed Divorce Mediation Training from Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies. She also successfully completed the 20 hour Sexual Assault Adult Counselor Training.
Her experience includes counseling adults and children involved in the child welfare system, juveniles and adults under court supervision, and children and adolescents in a school setting. Theresa has also provided therapy to adults, couples, families and children in traditional out-patient settings.
Her clinical interests include depression, anxiety, gender specific issues, children and adolescents, trauma and family relationships. Theresa has been a therapist for over 12 years.