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Emily Perepa featured in Chicago Tribune Article on Children's Use of Profanity

Emily Perepa, LCSW, ICST offered insight for a recent Chicago Tribune article on children's use of profanity, the influence that popular music artists may have, and whether or not this behavior is something to worry about. Read More

Dr. Hayley Fivecoat featured in Newsweek Article on Relationship Conflict and Cortisol Correlation

Dr. Hayley Fivecoat recently had her research cited in a Newsweek article on the impact of relationship conflict on cortisol.  Read the article Read More

Dr. Alexandra Solomon Spoke to the Daily Herald about Love Languages & Conflict Resolution

Dr. Alexandra Solomon spoke to the Daily Herald about how having an understanding of both you and your partner's love languages can assist with conflict resolution.  Read the article Read More

Dr. Pankhuri Aggarwal Featured in Washington Post Article on Signs of 'High Functioning' Depression

In a recent Washington Post article, Dr. Pankhuri Aggarwal offered insight on 'high-functioning' depression and weighed in on a viral video discussing the topic. Read the article Read More

Rebecca Coopersmith Featured in Today Show Article to Offer Insight on New Social Media Trend

Rebecca Coopersmith was featured in a Today Show article to weigh in on a new social media trend in which women are testing their male partners. Read the article Read More

Anthony Chambers Quoted in Wall Street Journal Article on Married People Traveling Solo

Dr. Anthony Chambers was featured in a recent Wall Street Journal Article on traveling without your partner. Read the article Read More

Alexandra Solomon Interviewed for New York Times Article on Identifying "Energy Vampires" in Your Life

Dr. Alexandra Solomon was featured in a recent The New York Times article on determining the friendships that are draining versus the friends who restore us. Read the Article Read More

Alexandra Solomon Featured in Parade Magazine Article on Being Called "Too Sensitive"

Have you ever been called "too sensitive?" Learn Dr. Solomon's recommended responses in a Parade Magazine article. Read the article Read More

Rebecca Coopersmith Weighs in on "Orange Peel Theory" in Today Show Article

According to TikTokers, small acts of service, such as peeling an orange for a loved one, are an indication of a healthy partnership. Rebecca Coopersmith, LCSW, CSE weighs in on the topic in a recent Today Show article. Read the article Read More

Drs. Alexandra Solomon and Allen Sabey Offer Relationship Book Recommendations in New York Times Article

In a recent New York Times article, Alexandra Solomon, Ph.D. and Allen Sabey, Ph.D., LMFT offered book recommendations that can help nourish relationships. If you're looking for relationship support, call us at 847-733-4300 to request an appointment. Read the article Read More

Alexandra Solomon Quoted in New York Times Article on the Frustrations of Being Interrupted

Many of us are familiar with the frustration that builds when being interrupted during conversation. But why exactly is it so annoying when people interrupt? According to Alexandra Solomon, Ph.D. of The Family Institute at Northwestern University, constant interruptions can cause real rifts in understanding, connection and trust. Read More

Rebecca Coopersmith Quoted for Everyday Health Article on Relationship Communication Habits

Good communication is key to feeling valued and connected within your relationship. So what should you do when you're not feeling heard by your partner? In a recent Everyday Health article, Rebecca Coopersmith, LCSW, CSE of The Family Institute at Northwestern University provides perspective on how to shift the dynamic of your relationship to ensure everyone feels seen and heard from an emotional perspective. Read the article  Read More

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