Benjamin Lee Michaels

Therapist in Illinois

Who I Serve

My goal is to provide therapeutic care to the people I work with, as opposed to mental "health" care, as the latter implies being ill or less-than. One of the biggest pitfalls many fall into is the idea of "being happy" as an end goal. However, moments of pure joy are (unfortunately) few and far between. I believe that the most benefit comes from learning how to better navigate all the time in between. My aim as a clinician is to help people better understand their way of being in the world and how this way of being interacts with the world around them. I am an ally and advocate for my clients as they strive to meet their goals. I have worked with clients across a wide range of ages from young children to adults. I can provide therapy and psychological evaluations (testing). Some specific areas that I have experience with includes developmental disabilities, TBI, substance abuse, domestic violence, anxiety, depression, relationship problems, and self-esteem/behavioral issues. I recogni

Contact Information

Cherry Hill Counseling 16 Old South Rand Road Lake Zurich, IL 60047

Cherry Hill Counseling 16 Old South Rand Road Lake Zurich, IL 60047