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Our Therapists

When you work with one of us, you work with all of us. We are a diverse team of therapists who partner together. Our collaborative approach of sharing knowledge and skills ensures the best possible outcomes. 

  • Therapist
  • Director of Clinical Services Administration
  • MSMFT Program Teaching Faculty
Types of Therapy:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Couple Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Integrative Systemic Therapy
Locations:
Evanston
Ms. Kinsman is a clinical member and Approved Supervisor of The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT). She is also a member of The Family Institute's Alumni Advisory Board and the former elected chief of staff (2015-2016). 
  • Chief Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Adjunct Faculty
Types of Therapy:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Diagnostic Assessment, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotion Focused Therapy, Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy, Integrative Systemic Therapy, Relational Cultural Therapy
Locations:
Evanston, Northbrook

Dr. Sahebi is a licensed marriage and family therapist at The Family Institute. She has specialized training in the treatment of trauma and provides therapeutic services to children/adolescents, adults, families, couples and groups.

  • Postgraduate Fellow
Types of Therapy:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Brief Consultation (1-6 Sessions), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Couple Therapy, Humanistic Therapy, Integrative Systemic Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy
Locations:
Chicago, Evanston

Karl Briedrick, MA, LPC is a Postgraduate Fellow at The Family Institute at Northwestern University. He graduated with his Masters in Counseling from Northwestern University. He received his undergraduate degree from New York University at the Gallatin School.

  • Therapist
  • Mindfulness and Skills Based Consultant
Types of Therapy:
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness & Behavior Therapies, Psychodynamic Therapy, Radically Open Dialectical Behavior Therapy (RODBT)
Locations:
Chicago, Evanston

Rebecca Bunn, M.A., LPC, is a staff therapist with the Mindfulness and Behavior Therapies Program at The Family Institute at Northwestern University.