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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. 

  • Adult Psychiatrist
Types of Therapy:
Medication Management, Psychiatric Evaluation
Locations:
Northbrook, Teletherapy

Dr. Michelle Gavin is a board certified psychiatrist who specializes in the outpatient treatment of mood and anxiety disorders. She is a graduate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and received her training in adult Psychiatry at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

  • Director of Adult Services
Types of Therapy:
Couple Therapy, Family Therapy, Integrative Systemic Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy
Locations:
Teletherapy, Chicago, Northbrook

Emily Klear, M.S., LMFT, is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Director, Couple Services at The Family Institute at Northwestern University. Ms. Klear takes an integrative and collaborative approach to therapy. Ms.

  • Postdoctoral Clinical Scholar Fellow
Types of Therapy:
CBT-informed, Family Therapy, Integrative Systemic Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy
Locations:
Teletherapy, Chicago, Evanston

Dr. April received her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Child and Adolescent studies. She is passionate about serving clients in the Chicagoland community using a multidisciplinary approach. Dr.

  • Postdoctoral Clinical Scholar Fellow
Types of Therapy:
CBT-informed, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), DBT-informed, Diagnostic Assessment
Locations:
Teletherapy, Chicago, Evanston

Dr. Rachel Foster (she/her) graduated with her Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology (with a specialization in Developmental Psychopathology and Clinical Science) from the University of Minnesota Institute of Child Development in 2021.

  • Therapist
Types of Therapy:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), CBT-informed, Emotion Focused Therapy, Humanistic Therapy, Mindfulness & Behavior Therapies, Narrative Therapy, Relational Cultural Therapy
Locations:
Teletherapy, Chicago

Ms. Hardney is a graduate of DePaul University with a bachelor’s in psychology concentrating on Human Development. She earned her master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Adler University as well as a certificate in Substance Abuse counseling in 2018.

We have several satellite locations in addition to our four main facilities.