Staff Directory

Administrative Staff

Clinical Staff

Please do not call staff members directly to schedule an appointment. Contact our Client Services Coordinator, Bri Roberts, for appointment scheduling. See "Becoming a Client" for more information.

Bithynia Abarca, MA, LMFTA

Marriage & Family Therapist
(847) 748-0502

Marianny Arribas, MA, MS, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
(847) 748-0318

Sheila Ciesil, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
(847) 748-0494

Amy Forshall

Clinical Intern
(847) 748-0385

Gary Friend, DPM, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor
(847) 748-0473

Tim Gaither, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor
(847) 748-0463

Ashley M. Johnnies, MSW

Psychotherapist
(847) 748-0324

Katie Papierniak, MEd, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
(847) 748-0426

Carolyn Parker, MA, MS, LCPC

Licensed Professional Counselor
(847) 748-0468

Karin Peterson, LCSW

Director of Clinical Operations
(847) 748-0497

Carol Saldinger, MSW, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
(847) 748-0388

Jim Shackelford, PhD, LCP, LMFT, CADC

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor
(847) 748-0469

Christine E. Spuhler, MA, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
(847) 748-0324