Dr. Rose is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who specializes in working with children, adolescents, emerging adults (18-29), and adults who are touched by trauma, anxiety, depression, relationship challenges, stress, low self-esteem, perfectionism, poor body-image, negative/distorted thinking, and family of origin issues.
Dr. Rose's style of therapy is guided by theories such as Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, and Yoga Philosophies.
Dr. Rose works from a collaborative and wholistic framework, validating her clients' experiences and encouraging them to recognize the avoidance patterns that, paradoxically, exacerbate rather than reduce their suffering. She believes that acceptance and mindful awareness are the first and most important steps on the pathway towards wellness.
Dr. Rose offers a compassionate and accepting environment where her clients feel safe to explore the things that bring them to therapy.
Dr. Rose received her Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology and her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology. She also has an extensive background in Yoga, Meditation, and other energy/bodywork practices.
Allison Sheade is a Licensed Professional Counselor who specializes in working with children, adolescents, and adults. Allison treats various manifestations of depression, anxiety, trauma, gender/women's issues, relationship and intimacy difficulties, struggles related to sex and sexuality, LGBT empowerment, body image and self-esteem related struggles, and family and relational challenges. Allison also provides guidance around parenting; educating and helping with techniques and strategies. Allison has worked with clients of all ages from diverse backgrounds and treats a broad range of emotional and behavioral issues.
Allison's practice is guided by feminist psychodynamic theories, relational theories, trauma theories, and intrapsychic humanism. She works collaboratively to help clients explore the connections, complexities, and patterns embedded in their experiences on a deeper level. She works with her clients to help encourage their ability to cope and increase feelings of agency, empowerment, overall life satisfaction, and happiness.
As a trauma therapist, Allison believes that a supportive and safe environment helps foster progress and efficacy in treatment. She strives to continually learn and grow with her clients, supporting them through life's transitions and challenges.
Allison recieved her Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology from the Family Institute at Northwestern University.
"Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending."
JB Rose, Psy.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Allison Sheade, M.A.
Licensed Professional Counselor
53 W. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60604
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