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ABOUT DR. BUSH

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Bush is a licensed clinical psychologist providing therapy to adults, families, and couples for over 10 years. Her background and areas of expertise include: depression, anxiety, trauma, substance abuse, stress, women’s health issues, grief, life transitions, and relational concerns.

 

Dr. Bush also has experience working with other health related issues such as cancer, ante- and post-partum depression, fertility issues, and coping with medical conditions such as chronic headaches and Lyme Disease.  Her approach with clients is holistic in nature as she strives to promote overall personal wellness.

Through a flexible therapeutic environment that honors the uniqueness of each individual’s experience, Dr. Bush's aim is to empower her clients to live in accordance with their values and goals and to develop meaningful insights, growth, and change.  Her collaborative approach is open and informative, and her goal is to create a space where clients can feel supported and understood. 

Dr. Bush received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Chicago, and her master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Cardinal Stritch University. She is a member of the American Psychological Association and the American Psychological Association-Health Psychology Division. Dr. Bush also offers consultative services. 

DR. SUSAN BUSH

Licensed Clinical Psychologist & Owner

Dr. Bush is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist providing therapy to adults, families, and couples for over 10 years. Her background and areas of expertise include: depression, anxiety, trauma, substance abuse, stress, women’s health issues, grief, life transitions, and relational concerns.

 

Dr. Bush also has experience working with other health related issues such as cancer, ante- and post-partum depression, fertility issues, and coping with medical conditions such as chronic headaches and Lyme Disease.  Her approach with clients is holistic in nature as she strives to promote overall personal wellness.

Through a flexible therapeutic environment that honors the uniqueness of each individual’s experience, Dr. Bush's aim is to empower her clients to live in accordance with their values and goals and to develop meaningful insights, growth, and change.  Her collaborative approach is open and informative, and her goal is to create a space where clients can feel supported and understood. 

Dr. Bush received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Chicago, and her master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Cardinal Stritch University. She is a member of the American Psychological Association and the American Psychological Association-Health Psychology Division. Dr. Bush also offers consultative services. 

JULIA WEGMANN

Licensed Clinical Social Worker 

Julia Wegmann is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with expertise in providing therapy to adults affected by depression, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss, health issues, self-esteem deficits, and life transitions.

With a client-driven approach, Julia uses different therapeutic techniques centered around the unique needs of each client.  Approaches utilized most often include, Strengths-based, Systems theory, Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Psychotherapy, and Motivational Interviewing.

Julia also enjoys working with clients on journal and narrative therapy techniques. Julia believes therapy should leave clients feeling empowered to overcome personal obstacles, and more prepared for whatever difficulties or opportunities arise next in their lives.

Julia earned her Master of Social Work from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, her Bachelor in Psychology at DePaul University, and has been practicing in the field for five years.

 
 

AMANDA ZALE

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor 

Amanda Zale is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with over eight years’ experience providing therapeutic services in the mental health field. She specializes in the treatment of pregnancy issues including pre-and postpartum depression, anxiety, and fertility issues. She also treats adults dealing with depression, anxiety, or adjustment issues.  

Amanda operates from a holistic model with the belief that mind, body, spirit, and emotion are interdependent. She integrates similar treatment modalities and techniques in order to meet each individual’s unique needs. Her goals are to create a safe and supportive space where clients feel heard and understood and to provide practical feedback for clients to use to address distressing symptoms. Amanda frequently uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy.

 

Amanda graduated from The University of La Verne in 2008 with a BS in psychology and completed her MA in psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in 2010. 

 

DR. REBECCA PARRY

Post Doctoral Fellow

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Dr. Parry is a doctor of Clinical Psychology with experience in providing individual and couples therapy to adults with a range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship problems, trauma, loss, and transitional life stages.  

 

Dr. Parry uses a relational approach to help her clients feel supported and understood through challenging times in their lives. She also integrates the use of other approaches such as psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral theories. Her collaborate and integrative approach takes her clients’ unique circumstances into consideration as she hopes to facilitate insight and growth. Her aim is to encourage her clients to live in accordance with their values and to feel confident in being their authentic selves. 

 

Dr. Parry received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Adler University, Chicago. She is also member of the American Psychological Association. 

 

DR. BEVERLY RANSFORD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Ransford is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with experience providing therapy to adults and couples. She has worked with a diversity of concerns including anxiety, depression, trauma, relationship conflict, identity-related concerns, and life transitions. She has specialized training and expertise in the areas of intimate partner violence, multicultural counseling, gender identity, self-worth, and perfectionism.

 

Dr. Ransford works alongside clients to build safety and trust to enable authenticity and personal growth. She is mindful that culture and societal factors play a role in shaping our identities and experiences, and she invites clients to explore this in session. Using a warm and empathic approach, Dr. Ransford helps clients gain insight into unhelpful patterns and how past experiences may impact their relationship with themselves and others. Her approach focuses on connecting with emotions which help to open up space for new ways of managing distress. She incorporates mindfulness and empowers clients to move towards self-understanding and acceptance in the face of uncertainty, self-doubt, and unmanageable expectations.

 

Dr. Ransford received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and has been working in the mental health field for eight years.  Dr. Ransford is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Illinois Psychological Association.