JESSICA BOWEN, MSW, LCSW
Contact:Jessica@amkcounseling.com or 312-502-1736
Jessica also readily supports the parent-child/parent-infant relationship via assessment, intervention and consultation using an infant mental health framework. She implements a relationship-based approach to support and mentor clients while strengthening attachment, understanding and communication between parents and children. Jessica is also versed in a wide array of modalities focused on helping young children better process their feelings and engage in the world through play.
Jessica received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from The University of South Florida and her Master’s Degree in social work from Loyola University-Chicago. She continued on to graduate from the Erickson Institute’s Infant Mental Health program.
Jessica has experience in a range of different areas including child development, infant mental health, premature infants, postpartum depression, trauma, anxiety, medically fragile/complex children, divorce, grief/loss, life transitions, attachment and self-esteem. She has experience working within hospital, residential and outpatient settings. She draws from psychodynamic, narrative, emotionally focused, cognitive behavioral and mindfulness-based therapy models.
NATALIE GOLDSTEIN, MA, LCPC
Contact: Natalie@AMKCounseling.com or 312-995-0391
Natalie received her bachelor’s degree in psychology and English literature from the University of Michigan and her master’s degree in clinical psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.
Natalie has experience in working with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, career identity, college transitions, managing stressors, eating disorders, ADHD, self-esteem, grief/loss, life transitions, and relationship difficulties. Natalie’s approach is integrative and strengths-based, and she draws from psychodynamic, existential/humanistic, cognitive behavioral and mindfulness-based therapy models.
ABBIE KELLEY, MA, LCPC (Director)
Contact: Abbie@AMKCounseling.com or 312-485-3669
Abbie received her Bachelor’s Degree from The University of Illinois and her Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.
Abbie works with clients who struggle with a variety of symptoms including, anxiety, depression, career exploration, stressors with emerging adulthood, emotional struggles, behavioral concerns, ADHD, body image, self esteem and overall adjustment to life stressors. She has also assisted parents with children who struggle with oppositional defiant disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder/attention deficit disorder, LD, and other behavioral concerns. Abbie is skilled at creating an environment in which children and families feel comfortable and supported.
LAUREN PLUSH, M.Ed, LCPC
Contact: Lauren@AMKCounseling.com or 312-414-9654
Lauren received a Bachelor’s Degree at Elon University in North Carolina and her Masters of Education, in Community Counseling at Loyola University Chicago.
Lauren’s clinical experience includes outpatient settings, inpatient settings and residential treatment. She has worked with a large range of diagnoses and symptoms such as anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, conduct disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, mood disorders, eating disorders, self-esteem, grief/loss and psychosis.
Lisa Shapiro, MSW, LCSW
Contact: Lisa@amkcounseling.com or 312-292-0891
Lisa received her Bachelor’s Degree in Family Community Service with a specialization in Child Development at Michigan State University and her Masters in Social Work from the University of Michigan.
Lisa has clinical experience working in schools, inpatient hospitals and out-patient settings. In addition to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Lisa incorporates an eclectic approach to treatment, incorporating psychodynamic therapy and strength-based approaches. Lisa works with clients who are experiencing difficult life transitions, anxiety, phobias, school refusal, OCD, depression, self-esteem, mood disorders, eating disorders, family conflict and ADHD.