Meet our Clinicians!

Below you can click through to view individual provider profiles, or click here send us a general inquiry. Any information you submit is completely confidential. All of our clinicians are licensed and qualified to treat of range of ages and difficulties. Click on a picture to read more or you can filter by location, to narrow your search.


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Sarah Jones, LCPC

Sarah believes that the therapeutic relationship is the forefront of therapy and the foundation for change.

Jeremy Bidwell, Ph.D.

Dr. Bidwell feels he is able to be very directive in therapy when it will benefit the goals of his clients, and can be very non-directive and emphatic when what is most needed is a supportive environment to explore one’s difficulties.

Lindsey Shaffer, RDN, LDN

Lindsey’s philosophy is that happiness should be the primary focus when striving for wellness.

Erin Troff-Bichler, Ph.D., LCPC

Dr. Troff-Bichler’s hope is that the knowledge and tools clients gain in therapy will facilitate continued growth and development after therapy is completed.

Erin Marek-Krawczyk, Psy.D.

Dr. Marek-Krawczyk addresses attention and learning difficulties, mood disorders and anxiety, social and behavioral difficulties, and developmental challenges related to Autism Spectrum Disorders.

Kristen Widing, MSW

Kristen believes in a Person Centered Approach, which focuses on clients’ development of skills and knowledge that allows them to empower themselves through their own personal potential.

Karen Shockley, LCPC

She approaches therapy believing each client knows themselves best and helping each client discover their own answers and reach their goals.

Michelle Bidwell, Psy.D.

Dr. Bidwell believes that it is important to build a trusting relationship in therapy as a foundation for all clinical work.

Mandana Toosi, Ph.D. LCPC

Dr. Toosi believes that a non-judgmental therapeutic relationship is essential to meeting people “where they are” and finds that this helps create a path to both the authentic self and healthy relationships.

Mark Kiel, Psy.D.

Dr. Mark Kiel provides psychological services from an insight-seeking approach that focuses on relationship and life patterns, existential principles, and systemic principles.

Heather Keppen, Ph.D., LCPC

Dr. Keppen helps her clients work through struggles they may be experiencing by helping them to identify areas they would like to grow or change.

Theresa M. Schultz, Ph.D.

Dr. Schultz considers the personal, relational, social, spiritual, and cultural factors that influence mental and physical well-being.

Trevor Pontillo, LCSW

Trevor is rooted in a client-centered perspective, and utilizes a variety of clinical techniques, including: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), Play Therapy, and parent training/support.

Jennifer Roberts, Psy.D.

Dr. Roberts understands each client within the context of her/his challenges, and aims to offer interventions that not only build skills and strengthen coping, but also address contextual dynamics.

Erica Drzonek-Edwards, Psy.D.

Dr. Drzonek-Edwards provides client-centered and creative therapeutic services.

Matthew Ross, Psy.D.

Dr. Ross has extensive experience with clients across the lifespan.

Desiree Hawley, Psy.D.

Dr. Desiree Hawley, Psy.D. Licensed Clinical Psychologist Teens and Adults McHenry & Woodstock Biography: Dr. Desiree Hawley is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who earned her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (PsyD) at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University in Schaumburg, IL. Desiree works with individuals ages 10 years old and up, specializing in adolescents and…

Pam McQuaid, LCSW

She has extensive experience with adolescents struggling with suicidal ideation, highly aggressive behaviors, and cutting behaviors.

Daniel J. Kelly, Psy.D.

Therapy is generally of the longer-term variety with an emphasis on understanding the factors which help facilitate the maintenance of psychopathology.

Lindsey Traudt, LCPC

Lindsey strongly believes that the therapeutic relationship is the start of any positive and successful therapy.

Steven Hunter, LCSW, LMFT

Steven Hunter has been a therapist for 30 years and is known for his pragmatic approach and easy going style.

Lisa Manhart, LCSW

She views her clients holistically, always considering their physical, social, spiritual, as well as emotional and psychological needs.