Kelley provides her patients with the highest quality of confidential treatment in a serene retreat like atmosphere, located in downtown Chicago. She is a licensed clinical social worker in private practice and has treated patients in Santa Monica and Chicago for the past fifteen years. Kelley is a BSW/MSW graduate of The Jane Addams College of Social Work at The University of Illinois at Chicago and Adjunct Instructor. She's a columnist for Fitness Magazine, has appeared in over 100 publications, podcasts, live news, and speaks nationally as an Expert in the field of mental health.
Kelley has an eclectic array of experience using a holistic approach. Her areas of expertise include anxiety and panic disorder, agoraphobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder and depression by using a short term model called cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT.) Kelley also works with patients in longer term treatment to work through trauma,(including rape and sexual abuse) eating disorders, substance abuse, loss and phase of life issues. Kelley is particularly interested in working with women and their partners through pre- and post-natal anxiety and depression, and in the area of sexual dysfunction.
Kelley is an action oriented therapist who believes the therapeutic process is a partnership and works with clients to define and ultimately achieve their goals. She uses positive psychology to help people be the best version of themselves.