Depression comes in many forms. It affects different people in different ways. Some common signs of depression include: persistent sadness or emptiness; feelings of guilt or worthlessness; loss of interest in hobbies or activities; changes in sleeping patterns; and irritability.
Serving Arlington Heights, Mt Prospect, Rolling Meadows and surrounding suburbs since 1981 First Health’s Center for Integrative Medicine is proud to offer our patients individual and family Counseling Services by Arlington Heights Counselor, Behavioral Therapist Katrina Christie, MEd, LCPC. Katrina has more than 18 years clinical experience as a depression therapist. In addition to depression treatment she counsels clients for an array of conditions including anxiety that often accompanies depression.
The severity and duration of symptoms are not the same for every person. However, if you find that you have difficulty concentrating or that friends, family or co-workers have expressed concern about you, don’t avoid depression treatment. Professional counseling services with a qualified depression therapist can provide coping strategies that can help.
Depression treatment may not provide a quick fix, yet it does offer a path toward insight and self-awareness. In addition, you will discover techniques and strategies that can lead to growth and a stronger sense of self-worth and confidence. Depression can be an isolating experience, but working with a depression therapist affords you the assurance that you that you don’t have to go it alone.
Arlington Heights Counselor Katrina Christie Has 18 Years of Experience As A Behavioral Therapist
As a behavioral therapist and licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC), I enjoy counseling patients with a variety of personal issues including depression and anxiety. My goal is to get to really know you and help you discover, respect and love the inner you. Together we will forge a strong and trusting relationship. Through the process, I will help you find relief and a joy of life and living.
I have been privileged to work with good people in need of constructive guidance. I am experienced in a variety of counseling services, including depression treatment. I am here to guide you in achieving a better understanding of yourself. I can show you how to build upon your own personal life skills, distress tolerance and coping strategies.
Since 1981, First Health Associates has provided the best integrative medical care including behavioral health services in Chicago’s Northwest suburbs. Conveniently located off I-90 near Golf and Arlington Heights Roads, First Health serves patients from Arlington Heights, Mt. Prospect, Rolling Meadows, Palatine, Elk Grove and Des Plaines.
Some of my more commonly employed behavioral health services are: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Mindfulness and Solution Focused Therapy. Together we can lift the obstacles and barriers that have prevented your growth. We will work towards turning them into opportunities for positive change.
Our behavioral health services are effective in treating a variety of conditions. Arlington Heights counselor, behavioral therapist Katrina Christie and First Health’s counseling services are top rated in the Chicagoland area.