Interfaith Counseling Center
Everyone needs a listening heart sometimes.
The Interfaith Counseling Center
is now open for you!
The Interfaith Counseling Center (ICC) offers counseling to individuals, couples and families on a free-will offering basis for up to three visits. By the third visit, you will be able to choose to end counseling, continue off-site, or be referred to a therapist or other community service agency that will best serve your needs. ICC is available to people of all religious, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds, and provides support for a wide array of issues: spiritual, personal, relationships, parenting support, stress release, depression and anxiety.
ICC serves as a sort of triage unit: Think of a time you called the doctor’s office and spoke with a nurse. The nurse most likely helped you with your issue, made an appointment with the doctor for you, or referred you to another provider. ICC offers a similar service to our Unity community, and beyond! Sometimes, people just need to talk through a challenge without going through the red tape of insurance, paperwork, or the stigma of entering a social service agency. ICC is here for that. Other times, they may not know where to begin the process of healing, or how to get themselves through a difficult time. ICC can help with that as well.
ICC counselors are ready to support you! Leo Dhont, LCSW, Peggy Dhont, Licensed Unity Teacher and Counselor; and Lynn Barrette, LCSW and Licensed Unity Teacher and Counselor.
Sessions are by appointment by calling the church office at 847-297-0997.
Interfaith Counseling Center—reaching out so you can reach within.
Lynn Barrette, LCSW
Integrates spirituality with therapy, offering tools for forgiveness, acceptance, meditation and relaxation, and positive parenting solutions. She is an MSW, Clinical Therapy, graduate from Wayne State University, Detroit; and a Licensed Unity Teacher specializing in spiritual counseling.
Dynamic Counseling Services
Leo J. Dhont, LCSW
Is a licensed Clinical Social Worker whose service to clients spans 50 years. He specializes in working with couples searching for mutual understanding growth and improved communication skills, as well as individuals seeking greater self awareness. He uses several of his learned philosophies, the main one being Imago Relationship Therapy. Leo is a member of the National Association of Social Workers and the Academy of Certified Social Workers.
Peggy Mara-Dhont, Pastoral Counselor
Is a Relationship Coach and holds a B.A. in Special Education. Peggy believes that teaching couples to love - especially those who are parents - will enable future generations to create loving relationships of their own. She supports women in mid-life to find their inner wisdom and purpose. Peggy is certified in Imago Relationship Therapy and Internal Family Systems, and is a Licensed Unity Teacher and Spiritual Counselor.
Dhont and Associates, Inc.