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.
Please note that not all listed therapists are taking new clients at this time.
Laura is trained as a social worker and spent eight years in the field, during which time she transitioned to focus primarily on therapy.
Shirley Khong is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a master’s degree in Clinical Counseling and Psychotherapy from The Institute for Clinical Social Work and a bachelor's degree in Sociology and a minor in Social Work from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- Post-Graduate Fellow
Mingjia Chen (she/her) is a pre-licensed professional with a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Northwestern University.
- Postdoctoral Clinical Fellow
- Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
- MFT Supervisor In Training
Jennifer VanBoxel is a systemic therapist with advanced training in evidence-based models, including Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) trauma therapy, Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT), and Prepare/Enrich Premarital Therapy.
- Chief Academic Officer
- Director, Center for Applied Psychological and Family Studies
- Clinical Professor of Psychology
Anthony Chambers, Ph.D., ABPP, is the chief academic officer and a Board Certified Couple and Family Psychologist on staff at The Family Institute at Northwestern University. Dr.
- Madigan Family Clinical Research Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr. Kate Collison is the Madigan Family Clinical Research Postdoctoral Fellow at The Family Institute. She treats individuals and couples for a wide range of clinical problems and psychosocial stressors. Dr.
We have several satellite locations in addition to our four main facilities.