Hi! I am Angela Kemner. I am a licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC) in Illinois and a licensed professional counselor(LPC) in Missouri and a certified advanced alcohol and drug counselor (CAADC) in both states. I am also a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC). I hold a Master's of education in counseling degree.
I believe that you are the expert in you and I use my experience, knowledge and skillsets that I have acquired over the past 20 years of working in the field to work with you. I have experience in working with adults, couples, youth and families who have had difficulties with life's many stresses, relationship issues, trauma, addiction, depression, anxiety and other concerns.
My therapy style is person centered, warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach depends on your needs and we work together to develop a treatment plan that fits your goals. It takes courage to make life change and you have taken the first step. I am here to help you on your journey.
I specialize in the following areas, however, this list is not exhaustive, if you have a question please reach out.
• Adjustment Issues, depression, anxiety
• Trauma & Stress Related Concerns
• Substance Use
• Attention Deficit/ Hyperactivity
• Anger/ Control Concerns
• Problems related to family/interpersonal relationships
I hope to work with you and thank you for considering me.
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD, First Responder Issues, Military and Veterans Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Gottman Method, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
MO LPC 2008034851
IL LCPC 180.012184
Angela was great! As my 1st therapist here is was somewhat hesitant. But Angela made me feel very comfortable sharing things with her that I wouldn't either others. She helped me with strategies and ways of thinking to help me regain who I was before *stuff*
Written on Jan 25, 2023 after therapy with Angela for 4 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, and adhd
Very helpful and a delight to work with. Caring and kind and supportive.
Written on Dec 29, 2022 after therapy with Angela for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and relationship issues
Angela is a great listener and can relate to me about what im going thru, i am very pleased with her,
Written on Feb 07, 2022 after therapy with Angela for 3 months
Angela is intelligent, empathetic and well studied. I found my sessions with her to be invaluable. I highly recommend her for anyone who is seeking counselling, especially in the area of relationships/marriage.
Written on Nov 01, 2021 after therapy with Angela for 2 weeks on issues concerning lgbt, and relationship issues