I am licensed in Illinois with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, coping with grief and loss, & depression. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Compassion fatigue, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Communication Problems, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Personality Disorders, Postpartum Depression
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-Focused Therapy
IL LCSW 149.019328
She’s wonderful. Comforting and provides things to explore. She is very sympathetic
Written on Jan 29, 2024 after therapy with Courtney for 3 months on issues concerning grief
Courtney Howell is an amazing listener and tries her best to help with any situation. I highly recommend her to anyone. She has definitely helped me improve on healthy wase to cope with day to day situations, anxiety, and my depression.
Written on Jan 12, 2024 after therapy with Courtney for 9 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, and self esteem
Courtney is the best! I gotta schedule more sessions with her, I have a lot of anxiety and depression issues and she helps so much.
Written on Oct 15, 2023 after therapy with Courtney for 11 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, and coping with life changes
Courtney is a fantastic therapist. She listens to your concerns and helps you work through your feelings and make reasonable goals. I highly recommend her.
Written on Sep 25, 2023 after therapy with Courtney for 6 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, grief, eating disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
Courtney is great at listening. Her pace is solid. She poses thoughtful questions that make me think really hard, which is a good thing.
Written on Apr 13, 2023 after therapy with Courtney for 4 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and grief
Courtney has been very helpful. She listens, prompts the right questions at the right time and is overall very supportive. I’ve had 4 sessions and can confirm that therapy is well worth it especially when someone like Courtney knows how to maneuver through life’s challenges.
Written on Mar 12, 2023 after therapy with Courtney for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, grief, and coping with life changes