I am a thoughtful, understanding, supportive, warm, and focused licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC) located in Schaumburg, Illinois. I have 5 years experience in the field in a variety of settings, and am currently working in private practice. I have worked with clients with a wide range of presenting concerns including depression, anxiety, self-esteem, anger management, relationship issues, and struggles with parenting. I have a very eclectic counseling style and I draw on a lot of techniques from different treatment modalities such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Gestalt, Solution-Focused, Psychodynamic, depending on what works for you! My approach will always be molded to fit your needs.
You are not alone in your experiences. The important choice and first step to recovery is to seek help. Together we will identify and build on your strengths, and create a solid foundation to work towards your goals and to live the full, abundant, authentic life that you deserve.
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Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, Avoidant Personality, Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Dependent Personality, Dissociation, Divorce and Separation, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Forgiveness, Gender Dysphoria, Guilt and Shame, Hoarding, Impulsivity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Mood Disorders, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Self-Love, Sexual Dysfunction, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
IL LCPC 180.013440
I love her
Written on Mar 01, 2023 after therapy with Marta for 1 year on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem
Marta is a good listener and picks up little details to explore.
Written on Jan 24, 2023 after therapy with Marta for 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and relationship issues
Talking to Marta has been really helpful for me. She's been helping me work through so much in my life. And as someone who travels a lot for work with a crazy schedule, being able to do things online has been really helpful.
Written on Dec 15, 2022 after therapy with Marta for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, and intimacy-related issues
Martha is great. Giving me active help when I need it and letting me talk through things when I need someone to listen.
Written on Nov 18, 2022 after therapy with Marta for 7 months on issues concerning self esteem, anger management, and adhd
Marta has been my therapist for a year now and she has been wonderful especially not knowing anything about therapy and how it works she is understanding and really makes sure I am understanding of what therapy is all about. She listens to my problems and things I need and helps me constantly through anything I am going through every week. She is great!
Written on Oct 31, 2022 after therapy with Marta for 1 year and 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Marta is a fantastic therapist! She listens, offers feedback, and works with you to work on the areas of concern you have. She’s very kind, calming, and non judgmental. She is very knowledgeable and uses all kinds of resources to aid in your treatment. Highly recommend her!
Written on Aug 30, 2022 after therapy with Marta for 11 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, and adhd