MEET THE LINCOLN PARK THERAPY GROUP TEAM
WE’LL HELP YOU FIND THE COURAGE TO CULTIVATE CHANGE.
Nicolle Osequeda, M.A., M.Ed., LMFT
I work with individuals and couples to communicate better and learn the skills to begin building more fulfilling and healthy relationships. I have expertise and interest in working with young adults experiencing a quarter life crisis. I also enjoy working with visual, performance, and musical artists. LEARN MORE ABOUT NICOLLE
Taylor Walker, Ed.S., LPC
I work with individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, transitional issues and relationship struggles. I also work with couples to build effective communication skills and grow as a couple. LEARN MORE ABOUT TAYLOR
Veronica Miller, M.A., LPC
Therapy offers the chance to explore and identify your goals in a safe, non-judgmental space. I tailor my work with clients to fit their individual needs, while also ensuring that he or she is feeling encouraged, safe, and understood. My goal is for clients to come into session knowing that they will be heard, that they can trust me, and that they will know that they are on a collaborative path to reaching their goals. As we work together, we will discover self-awareness while building the skills for you to cope with anxiety and depression, transition through life’s changes, and use effective communication skills and understanding in relationships. I work with young adults and adults who are experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, and relationship challenges. I also have experience working with the LGBTQIA community in regards to coming out, sexual and identity development, transgender, and transitioning. LEARN MORE ABOUT VERONICA
Meara Smith, M.S., LMFT
I work with individuals and couples, and specialize in: people experiencing anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and loss, and difficulty adjusting to major life changes. My area of expertise is working with young adults who are going through a Quarter Life Crisis or significant life transitions, such as graduating from college, starting their first job, starting or ending a serious relationship, or contemplating other major life decisions. LEARN MORE ABOUT MEARA
Melissa Queen O’Connor, MSW, LCSW
I work with individuals suffering from depression, anxiety, PTSD/trauma, and relationship loss. My other areas of interest include working with individuals who are dealing with work related stress, interpersonal issues, Quarter Life Crises and life transitions. I also offer a safe and affirming therapeutic space for people in the LGBTQ+ community who are seeking support. LEARN MORE ABOUT MELISSA
Caitlin Arthur, M.A. MHC
I work with clients facing challenges related to life transitions, including self-esteem, relationship conflicts, anxiety, depression, and grief/loss. I specialize in teens and emerging adults who are developing their sense of self and identity as they navigate exciting and overwhelming changes such as graduating, changing schools, adjusting to college, and starting or changing their career. LEARN MORE ABOUT CAITLIN
Rachel Hagfors, M.A., LPC, NCC
I work with couples and individuals, and specialize in: relationships, self-esteem, anxiety, and depression. My area of expertise is working with couples experiencing relationship challenges and individuals who are going through life transitions, struggling with self-esteem, or experiencing grief after a significant loss. LEARN MORE ABOUT RACHEL
Dawn Harris, M.A.
I work with emerging adults and adults who are experiencing significant life transitions, trauma or PTSD, depression and anxiety, or struggling to deal with shame and low self-esteem. LEARN MORE ABOUT DAWN
Nicole Levine, MSW, LCSW
I work with individuals who are dealing with anxiety, depression, or life transition issues. I specialize in working with teens and emerging adults who are adjusting to new phases in their lives, such as going away to school, graduating, finding a job, living on their own, or other major life changes. I also work with middle school and high school students who struggle with school refusal. LEARN MORE ABOUT NICOLE
Rebecca Fernandez, Ed.S., LPC
As a therapist, I focus on providing empathy and support to ensure my clients feel understood. I work with clients to identify and build upon their strengths so they can tackle difficult obstacles, and help them to find the balance between accepting what they cannot control and making changes in areas that they can control. Together we focus on building self-awareness and gaining the tools to utilize in everyday life. I cultivate a safe environment and customize my approach to fit my client’s personalized needs.
I work with adolescents and adults who may be struggling with anxiety, depression, relationship issues, quarter life crisis, low self-esteem, OCD. I also work with adolescents and their families to help them implement effective communication skills. My area of expertise is working with adolescents and adults to increase their self-awareness and develop skills for tackling a wide range of challenges to help improve their lives. LEARN MORE ABOUT REBECCA
Brittany Cole, MA, MHC
I believe that trust, understanding, and self-acceptance are key ingredients to a fulfilling life. With warmth, empathy and trust, I create a non-judgmental space for clients to share their unique story. Through compassion and creativity, I support my clients to discover their values and unique personality traits. Together we identify thoughts, behaviors, and relational patterns that may contribute to present day distress.
I work with teens and adults experiencing anxiety, depression, and life transition issues. I specialize in working with older teens and emerging adults who are adjusting to new phases in their lives, having difficulties dating or in their relationships, or looking for support to identify coping strategies to manage life’s challenges. My area of expertise is working with teens and emerging adults learning to navigate life in the real world or change unhealthy relationship patterns. LEARN MORE ABOUT BRITTANY
Danielle Farmer, MA, MHC
I use a strength-based, mindfulness approach to therapy. Most people greatly underestimate the skills and strengths they possess. By empowering and highlighting skills a client already has allows the foundation for new coping strategies to be built.
I work with individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, and life transition issues. I specialize in working with emerging adults who are adjusting to new phases in their lives, having difficulties in their relationships, or looking for support to identify coping strategies to manage life’s challenges. My area of expertise is working with emerging adults learning to navigate life in the real world or change unhealthy relationship patterns. LEARN MORE ABOUT DANIELLE
Payton Willis, MA, MHC
When working with clients, I focus on the therapeutic relationship and collaboration. I encourage clients to gain an understanding of their thought process and the influence it has on their emotions and behaviors. Through the process, we will work on finding acceptance and creating a balance amidst life stressors. We will develop necessary coping skills to be able to face life challenges. I strive to approach each client with unconditional positive regard, empathy, and no judgement.
I work with individuals and specialize in people experiencing relationship challenges, managing difficult life transitions, facing a Quarter-Life Crisis, dealing with depression or anxiety, and those with a history of trauma. My area of expertise is working with people who have experienced trauma, and those who are struggling to cope with significant life changes. LEARN MORE ABOUT PAYTON
Kylie Adams, MSW, MHC
I enjoy seeing my clients heal, grow, and change throughout their journey in therapy. In our work together, I focus on developing a strong and trusting therapeutic relationship with my clients. As a therapist, I value helping my clients feel heard and understood during the therapeutic process.
Selena Gonzalez, MA, LPC
I work with teens and adults, and specialize in people experiencing anxiety, depression, challenging life transitions, Quarter-Life Crisis, and symptoms of PTSD from trauma. My area of expertise is working with young adults in the midst of a transition-relationships, employment or geographic- who are feeling uncertain about what the future holds. LEARN MORE ABOUT SELENA
Kirsten Hall, M.Ed., LPC
I work with adults and emerging adults, and specialize in anxiety, depression, life transitions, and self-esteem/self-worth. My area of expertise is helping people who are facing major life transitions such as a Quarter Life Crisis, adjusting to or graduating from college, or other significant life changes. LEARN MORE ABOUT KIRSTEN