At Psychotherapy 4U, INC, we have highly trained and experienced psychotherapists available to work with all of our client's needs. With over 15 years of experience, we provide specialized resolutions and treatment for:
Seong Cho-Ju, MA, MSW, LCSW is the Clinical Director and Outpatient Provider at Psychotherapy 4U, INC. She is highly experienced in clinical therapy, is a Certified Trauma Professional (CTP) and a trained Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapist, and is bilingual in English and Korean. Having earned her Master of Arts degree in Gerontology from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and a Masters in Social Work from Dominican University in River Forest, IL, she is specialized in dementia care, participating in both the Sleep Study in Dementia and Geriatric Dementia Study. As the Cook County court-certified mediator, her mediation works to provide tools to all ages that can be used to save relationships and has a wide range of clinical experience with special focus on work with depression, couples, family difficulties, anxiety, and work-related problems. She offers a cognitive and dialectical behavioral and/or spiritual approach in her work with individuals as they deal with difficulties, distress & concerns related to depression , anxiety, premarital/marriage counseling, family/divorce mediation, relationship conflicts, parenting skills deficits, behavioral issues, career counseling and biblical counseling.
With approximately 15 years of experience, Jailawai provides quality care for nursing home, hospital and community settings that include case management, clinical social work and various psychotherapeutic interventions consisting of individual and group sessions. Jailawi's specialties include addiction, anger management, depression, grief and spirituality. His experience also includes working for about four years as a Social Worker with United States military veterans. I, too, am a U.S.M.C. honorably discharged active-duty veteran.
Heain Chung earned a Master of Social Work and a Master of Arts in International Development from the University of Pittsburgh, PA. Chung is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Illinois Certified Domestic Violence Professional. During last 10 years, she has been providing trauma informed counseling and assessment to clients who have traumatic experiences. Chung is bilingual in English and Korean and speaks Spanish.
Justin Carpanzano is a licensed clinical social worker. He obtained his Master's in Social Work (MSW) from Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois. During his 9 years working in the social service field, Mr. Carpanzano has gained valuable experience in serving institutionalized adults suffering from severe mental illness including schizophrenia. In addition, he also has experience serving the emotional needs of the geriatric population which consist of those who have lost their independence and remain nursing home bound. His goal is to alleviate suffering and improve functioning as well as the overall quality of life for those impacted by severe mental illness and emotional distress.
Eunki Kim received a Master's Degree in Social Work from Illinois State University and he's a licensed clinical social worker in Illinois. He has more than 4 years of diverse experiences in community settings and long-term care treatment settings. He employs techniques from several evidenced-based treatment modalities, including but not limited to Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). Additionally, he utilizes psychoeducation and a biblical counseling approach. He has a compassionate approachable demeanor and takes a client-centered approach. He is dedicated to his client and care greatly for their growth and desired change.