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Tad is a Licensed Professional Counselor for Riverview Counseling Services in Bartlett. His degrees include a Bachelor's of Fine Arts, a Master's of Science in Outdoor Education, and a Doctorate of Education, all from Northern Illinois University. He also earned a Master's of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Capella University. Prior to becoming a therapist, Tad spent nearly 30 years taking on a rich variety of roles in the field of mental health. In 2009, he published “Face Cards for Emotional Awareness” through Research Press, Inc. His preferred methodologies include Adlerian Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, and The Gottman Method. He enjoys helping people of all ages, whether individuals, couples, or families. Though always seeking to expand his horizons, his foremost strengths include ADHD, anxiety and depression, behavior disorders, relationship issues, trauma, and socialization.
Tad enjoys drawing from his experiences and puzzling out problems, while considering the mysteries of human nature. His direct style features an eclectic mix of personal wisdom, occasional playfulness, and coming to know his clients through an ability to connect and engage. Striving to live in the moment the best he can, Tad replenishes himself with painting, reading, restoring native landscapes, collecting relics of his youth, and seeking outdoor adventures. Most of all, Tad cherishes time with family.