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PREMIER COUNSELING, THERAPY & 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 THERAPY

Improve the relationships among members of the family and support your child’s development.

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

Widen the Lens

This book provides a roadmap for slowing down and contemplating new ways of understanding a family’s and child’s circumstances.

Elevating Your Kids Growth

This assessment tools offers a simple way of measuring the influences in kids’ development so that you can address problems spots and capture growth opportunities.

Useful Pain

Embrace 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.

MEET THE CLINICAL TEAM

Steve Ritter, LCSW

Steve Ritter, LCSW

Executive Coach & Founder

Kerry Galarza, MS, OTR/L

Kerry Galarza, MS, OTR/L

Pediatric Occupational Therapist

Rachel Surprenant, LSW

Rachel Surprenant, LSW

Therapist

Cara Milianti, LCSW

Cara Milianti, LCSW

Therapist & Coach

 

Kris Kirilova, LCPC

Kris Kirilova, LCPC

Therapist

Nicole Francen, Psy. D.

Nicole Francen, Psy. D.

Psychologist

Darcy Josephson, M.S. CCC-SLP/L

Darcy Josephson, M.S. CCC-SLP/L

Pediatric Speech Language Pathologist

Aleksandra Gavrilovic. LCSW

Aleksandra Gavrilovic. LCSW

Therapist

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,
coaching, and therapy.

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, coaching and therapy firm located in Elmhurst, IL, serving adults, children, families & companies interested in optimizing health. Providing developmental therapies, 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