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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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“The education regarding trauma that I was given at the Center has provided me with a new level of comfort and healing that I did not that I would ever reach”

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COVID-19 UPDATE - The safety of our clients and staff is of upmost importance to CCC. Because of this we have made the decision to only offer video based virtual sessions for the time being.  

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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