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Heather Michael

  • Illinois
  • Provides confidential online counseling through BetterHelp

About Heather Michael's service

Heather Michael is a highly experienced and compassionate Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. With a Master’s degree and ongoing pursuit of a doctorate at Aurora University, Heather has dedicated her career to helping individuals, couples, families, and adolescents overcome a range of challenges including Depression, Anxiety, Addiction, Trauma, and coping skills. Heather’s clients consistently praise her kind, caring, and insightful approach, as well as her ability to use humor to create a comfortable therapeutic environment. With a true passion for helping others, Heather provides emotional support and professional guidance that empowers clients to move forward and grow. In therapy sessions, she creates a safe space where trust, acceptance, and genuine positive regard are fostered. Recognizing that each client is unique, Heather tailors her approach to therapy based on individual needs, drawing from modalities such as Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Relational Therapy, and Solution-Focused therapy to help clients achieve their goals.

Areas of Focus and Specialization

Additional areas

Therapeutic approaches

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

5 years

NPI number


License Details

IL LCSW 149.020952

License: LCSW


License number: 149.020952

Expires at 2023-11-30

License: LCSW


number: sw16578

Expires at 2025-03-31



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