Ms. Leslie Phillips, LCPC, LPHA is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois. Leslie graduated from Chicago State University in 2012 with her Master of Arts (M.A.) Degree, Magna Cum Laude in Counseling Psychology.
Leslie has extensive experience providing expert counseling services to children, adolescents, adults and seniors. She has worked in the home healthcare industry, in child welfare, in the not-for-profit sector, in community mental health, and most recently in private practice. Leslie specializes in treating depression, anxiety, and trauma primarily through the use of cognitive-behavioral therapy, sensorimotor psychotherapy, and mindfulness practices. She has advanced training Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Trauma and Telehealth Services.
Leslie believes that everyone has the inherent ability to heal themselves and she supports her clients to harness that innate healing abilities and develop skills to cope with life stressors to achieve an optimal level of functioning.
In her spare time, Leslie enjoys crafting and spending quality time with her family and her Cockapoo, Hunter.