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Counseling & Therapy Services Compassionate Treatment

The Center for Contextual Change is a committed psychotherapy group practice providing a comprehensive range of behavioral and therapeutic services for all in need. We provide a continuum of care that includes:

  • Intake Screening and Assessment
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Coaching

The Center for Contextual Change is dedicated to helping individuals and families enhance their resources and discover new coping strategies, while celebrating the resiliency of the human spirit. Our compassionate and transformative care has been nationally recognized for making profound differences in the lives of those we treat. We utilize a strength-based contextual therapy to empower positive transformation and restore emotional balance.

The Center has three convenient locations in the Chicagoland area, in Skokie, Chicago and Elmhurst.

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Workshops & Training

Wellness for Clinicians Workshop! Sign up for our upcoming workshop which will allow you to explore all the body integrated options we have available and earn 7 CEUs.

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“Being able to see someone in-network and just pay a copay really helped make weekly therapy doable for me.”

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COVID-19 UPDATE - The safety of our clients and staff is of upmost importance to CCC. We are still open for business and providing essential mental health services. Please know we are taking all relevant precautions including asking staff and clients to monitor symptoms and stay home if they are feeling ill or could be a risk to others. If you are a current client ask your clinician about Telehealth options. 

Check out all of our Founder and Director Mary Jo Barrett's videos and articles from the Psychotherapy Networker! Click here for a comprehensive list

Mary Jo Barrett, MSW recently was asked by Psychotherapy Networker to do a series of online trainings on the treatment of Trauma. Click here to learn more!

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