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Lorre Hunter, MSW, LCSW, CADC, Certified EMDR Therapist



I utilize a person-centered approach, offering a non-judgemental and safe environment for clients to grow and make the changes they desire. I believe in giving unconditional positive regard, empathy and genuineness to all clients who enter my office.

  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression/Mood Disorders (Bi-Polar)
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Individual Therapy
  • Personality Disorders
  • Substance Use Disorders/Co-Occurring Disorders
  • Trauma/PTSD

Educational Background

I am a Certified Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapist. EMDR is an evidence-based practice which helps clients with trauma, PTSD, anxiety, depression, addiction, chronic pain and more. EMDR helps a person create positive change in their life and the client is in control of how quickly the change occurs. I also utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Ego State Therapy.

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker: Illinois
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
  • Certified EMDR Therapist
  • Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
  • Master of Social Work: Aurora University
  • B.A. Psychology: Northern Illinois University

Professional Experience

  • Linden Oaks Outpatient: Clinical Therapist, Facilitator of MAT Group
  • Passion for Living Counseling Services, LLC: Clinical Therapist
  • Braden Counseling Services: Clinical Therapist, Group Facilitator
  • Hope Haven Homeless Shelter: Case Manager/Therapist

Continuing Education

Learning is my second passion, after helping others. I am always looking for new innovate techniques to help myself grow as a person and as a therapist.

  • Advanced EMDR and Attachments
  • Advanced EMDR and Structural Dissociation
  • DBT Two-Day Seminar
  • Four-Day Training on EMDR