Happily, Marie Sahs is currently available to accept new clients Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Marie Sahs is a master’s level licensed clinical professional counselor who works with individuals, couples, teens and children. She is excited to bring her skills and expertise into practice with Thrive Therapeutic Services in Mt. Prospect, Illinois.
As a therapist, Marie employs techniques including EMDR, Thought Field Therapy (TFT), Hypnotherapy and Cognitive/Behavioral methodologies all encompassed within a person-centered approach. Over 16 years of experience have provided Marie with an integrated set of tools and skills to help clients discern how their thinking, their behaviors, or their unidentified, unexpressed feelings may be creating or perpetuating challenges in their lives. She believes that both the problem and the solution reside in the individual, and she helps clients access their inner wisdom with respect and focused intentionality. By listening with an open heart, Marie forms a partnership with her clients, in which they are assured an active voice in their process.
Marie has had special training and professional experience in the treatment of trauma (PTSD), male and female empowerment, anxiety/depression, relationships, school refusal, and life transitions. She has also worked with domestic violence offenders and victims, and with individuals who have sexual issues.
Kent State University - Ph.D program in Counseling. All But Dissertation (ABD)
Northeastern Illinois University - M.A. in Counseling
DePaul University - B.A. English
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)Certified in EMDR 2006-2012
Certified in Hypnotherapy
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND MEMBERSHIPS:
Member of the American Counseling AssociationMember of the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)
Thought Field Therapy
Mediation: The Center for Conflict Resolution