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PREMIER COUNSELING & COACHING

For growth, balance, clarity, and direction

 

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INDIVIDUAL COUNSELING

Client-centered counseling empowers self-determination, clarity, and personal growth.

COUPLES & MARRIAGE COUNSELING

Sustain long lasting relationships, resolve conflict, and improve your life satisfaction.

CHILD & FAMILY COUNSELING

Improve the dynamics and relationships among members of the family.

CAREER & EXECUTIVE COACHING

We offer a collaborative goal setting and pace in a dynamic, evolving partnership. Coaching is focused on supporting your professional growth, emotional intelligence, and career satisfaction.

EXECUTIVE COACHING

Empower your leadership potential and align your purpose and strengths to support career success.

CAREER COUNSELING

Career guidance and discovery for new graduates, professionals, and entrepreneurs. Gain clarity, direction and purpose!

CAREER CHALLENGES

Career issues or Set backs? Navigate workplace issues and find more balance.

FEATURED BOOKS

USEFUL PAIN: WHY YOUR RELATIONSHIPS NEED STRUGGLE

by Steve Ritter, Founder of the Midwest Institute & Center

What if everyone was accountable for their contribution to the health and wellness of every relationship they joined? Consider the consequence of more lasting friendships, more loving marriages, more satisfying affection, more productive problem solving, and more resilient adaptation to change.

Useful Pain is all about embracing life’s challenges as a path to stronger, more rewarding and more enjoyable relationships with all the people in your life – from the boardroom to the bedroom.

INTERPERSONAL ASSESSMENT WORKBOOK

See What’s Inside

MEET THE CLINICAL TEAM

Steve Ritter, LCSW

Steve Ritter, LCSW

Executive Coach & Founder

 

Cara Milianti, LCSW

Cara Milianti, LCSW

Therapist & Coach

 

Katie McDougall, LCSW

Katie McDougall, LCSW

Child & Family Therapist

 

Kris Kirilova, LCPC

Kris Kirilova, LCPC

Therapist & Career Coach

 

Nicole Francen, Psy. D.

Nicole Francen, Psy. D.

Psychologist

Eileen Joyce, LCSW

Eileen Joyce, LCSW

Therapist

Jessie Boblick-Uribe, LCSW

Jessie Boblick-Uribe, LCSW

Therapist

 

Elizabeth Bailey, LCSW

Elizabeth Bailey, LCSW

Therapist

 

Laura Gettinger, LCSW

Laura Gettinger, LCSW

Therapist

Kerry Galarza

Kerry Galarza

Pediatric Occupational Therapist

 

Carla Schuit, RD

Carla Schuit, RD

Registered Dietitian

 

Location

We are conveniently located downtown Elmhurst, IL, and serve Chicago Western suburbs. We are just minutes from the city of Chicago, and accessible by Metra train. Our Elmhurst therapy office offers a safe and comfortable setting for counseling and coaching.

For organizations, we provide executive coaching services on our site or yours.

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Midwest Institute for Workplace Innovation

OUR MISSION


Midwest Institute is a premier counseling and coaching firm located in Elmhurst, IL, serving individuals, families & companies interested in optimizing health. Providing wellness services, career counseling & executive coaching, we help clients in Elmhurst, Oakbrook, Hinsdale, Downers Grove, Glen Ellyn, Wheaton, and Chicago communities. 

LOCATION


111 E. 1st Street, Ste #102
Elmhurst, IL 60126

Phone: 1-630-832-6155