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janelle dimichele & associates
960 Rand Road blankSuite 215 blankDes Plaines IL, 60016
Ph. (847) 699-2100 blankFax (847) 699-2180blank email: jd@chicagotherapist.net
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Janelle A. DiMichele, MSW, LCSW
University of Illinois, 1997,
Founder of the practice.

As a Cognitive Behavioral Therapist, Janelle believes that each client has the unique ability to work through their issues and find productive solutions. Janelle’s empathetic approach, combined with her desire to be interactive and offer honest feedback to her clients helps them achieve emotional stability and make confident decisions. She is fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) and has additional interests in working with people who are facing depression, anxiety, substance abuse, low self-esteem, loss, sexual abuse, adoption, infertility and relationship issues. Email: jd@chicagotherapist.net
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Angela M. Fadragas, AM, LCSW
University of Chicago, 1987

Angela is passionate about her work; her naturally warm and peaceful energy encourages her clients to feel safe and develop a trusting bond with her. At the same time, her direct and honest approach inspires her clients to take risks and stretch themselves emotionally. She combines her knowledge of best practice and research in order to tailor the therapy to fit each client. She is especially skilled at dealing with a variety of relationship issues, including parent- child, romantic, and workplace relationships; working closely with children, adolescents, adults, families and couples. Treatment areas include a range of issues including, but not limited to: depression, anxiety, PTSD, stress management, LGBT, self-esteem, health and illness (specialty areas are cancer and HIV), grief and loss, with many years of experience in community/medical mental health and private practice. She has extensive experience in working with culturally diverse individuals and families, and is fully bilingual in Spanish. Email: amf@chicagotherapist.net
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Jennifer Pfaff, MSW, LCSW, RPT-S
University of Denver, 2000
Jennifer believes in working with her clients to help them reach their goals and improve their overall quality of life. She utilizes a warm and welcoming approach to therapy and works with her clients to create solutions to the problems they are facing. Jennifer adapts the method of treatment to meet her clients needs. She has experience working with clients facing depression, anxiety, trauma history, low self-esteem, grief and loss, and autism. Jennifer has specialized training in Play Therapy and is a Registered Play Therapist. She enjoys working with children, adolescents, adults, and families. Email: jap@chicagotherapist.net   
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Dalia Vaisaite, MA LMFT
Golden Gate University, 2011
Dalia enjoys working with individuals, couples and families whom she guides in setting personal goals to achieve desired results. She is skilled in assisting her clients through the process of self-discovery, self-growth, self-love, and clarity. Dalia uses Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), family systems, strength- based, person-centered, and solution-focused techniques. Dalia specializes in anxiety, depression, trauma, obsessive- compulsive disorder, grief, individual/family therapy, life/college/career transitions, health and fitness, stress management, and substance abuse and eating disorders. She incorporates holistic approach by treating the mind, body, and heart, and believes in everyone’s uniqueness, authenticity, resiliency, and strength. She is also a Strategic Life Coach and holds a RMT certificate from Robbins Research Institute. Dalia is fluent in Russian and Lithuanian, and has lived in 4 countries and 4 states. Email: daliav@chicagotherapist.net   
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