meet the team

Briea Frestel, LCSW, CADC, RYT

Briea is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and Registered Yoga Teacher.  She received her Master’s degree in Social Work from Aurora University.  Briea provides therapy to individuals of all ages, with a special interest in people emerging into adulthood.

Karrisa Habel, LCPC

Karissa is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who obtained her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, with a Child and Adolescent emphasis from Lewis University. Karissa provides individual counseling to children, adolescents, and young adults. 

Katie Kolinski, LCPC, CADC

Katie is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who obtained her Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Katie provides individual, family, and couples counseling to all ages. Katie has extensive experience in providing therapy to those with addictive behaviors, trauma, sexuality, anxiety, depression, self-injury behaviors, suicidal thoughts, and personality disorders.

Margaret Mahoney, LCSW

Maggie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who obtained her Master’s degree in Social Work from Aurora University, specializing in clinical mental health. She has extensive experience in providing therapy to those with trauma, grief and loss, transitional phases, anxiety, mood disorders, self-injurious behaviors, suicidal thoughts, and personality disorders.

Mary Walker, LCPC

Mary is a Licensed Professional Counselor who received her M.A. in Counseling from Northwestern University. She has experience in treating anxiety, depression and stress-related symptoms as well as post-traumatic stress, grief and loss, relationship issues, major life transition, addictive behavior, emerging adulthood and developmental concerns.

Sarah Hart, LCPC

Sarah is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor who obtained her Master’s degree in Clinical Counseling from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology.  Sarah provides individual, family and couples counseling to all age ranges.  Sarah has had all-encompassing experience across therapeutic settings. 

Dawn White, RDN

Having worked as a dietitian for over 15 years, Dawn has seen the freedom and life that comes from finding a balanced, healthy relationship with food and body.  Dawn’s gentle, compassionate approach helps individuals feel accepted and supported as they explore their relationship with food and work together to establish realistic, sustainable goals for nourishment, healing, and finding freedom with food.   Dawn provides nutrition counseling from an intuitive eating perspective that helps people find health at all sizes.  Dawn also offers Christian based recovery for those wishing to incorporate faith into healing.