Our Therapists


Christeen Noonan, LCPC, CADC
Ms. Noonan is a native Montanan who has lived in Chicago for the past decade. She is best described as being down to earth and easy to talk to. She is passionate about her work and believes in empowering people and focusing on their strengths to help them take steps towards a new life. Christeen has been working in a variety of therapeutic settings including; outpatient community mental health working with adults with severe mental illness and their families, residential substance abuse treatment, methadone clinics, and outpatient family counseling. She has worked with individuals, couples, children and families in dealing with depression, anxiety, divorce, anger management, urban dating, depression and anxiety, relationships stressors, burnout, infidelity, substance abuse, work life balance, life transitions, trauma recovery, grief and loss, and women’s issues. She received her Masters degree in Community Counseling at Argosy University and is currently accepting clients and is able to take several types of insurance. 

Jennifer Baker, LCSW
Ms. Baker holds a BA from the University of Michigan and a MA in clinical social work from the University of Chicago, with advanced training in DBT, CBT, and trauma. She specializes in anxiety, depression, relationship and family issues, career changes/life transitions, couples counseling, and healing from trauma and sexual abuse. Jennifer focuses on working with clients to understand what is meaningful to them, and provides counseling to help guide them towards those goals. Jennifer's style is collaborative and compassionate, honoring and exploring the uniqueness of each client’s issues, and helping them build from their strengths. Jennifer has been providing individual, family, couples, and group therapy to adults and adolescents from diverse backgrounds in Chicago for over 5 years.

     
Michael C. May, LCPC  
 
Mr. May approaches his clients with the understanding that typical human experience is characterized by joy as well as emotional pain. Michael works with clients to approach themselves and their experiences from a different perspective, effectively move through difficult times, and construct lives that are full of meaning and purpose. Michael specializes in working with individuals who are struggling with various anxiety-related concerns including panic attacks, stress management, and difficulties resulting from traumatic experiences. In addition, Mr. May specializes in assisting individuals in need of couples, marital, and/or family therapy. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois and holds a Masters Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Bowling Green State University in Ohio. He has received advanced training in mindfulness and acceptance-based behavioral psychotherapies such as Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). 

Our Associates

Haley Hansen, LCSW
Haley Hansen works to bring creative energy to her practice and honors the unique perspective of each of her clients. Haley focuses on building trust and allowing her clients space to explore feelings and difficulties without fear of judgment. Haley understands that asking for the help of a therapist takes courage, and provides her clients the support they need to prepare for change, take action, and navigate life’s difficult moments. Haley provides psychotherapy to adults, children, families, and couples to address mood disorders, anxiety, trauma, managing relationships, intergenerational family issues, adoption, and concerns regarding sexuality. Haley is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Illinois and holds a Masters of Social Work degree from Loyola University Chicago. She has received advanced training in trauma treatment, narrative therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Haley is able to accept a variety of health insurance plans.