Areta Wasiunec, LPC

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adult

Areta Wasiunec, LPC

Areta Wasiunec, LPC, helps clients build confidence and implement positive changes to their lifestyle. She believes creating new habits is empowering and finding and living your life’s purpose is a big step towards overall satisfaction.

Areta earned an undergraduate degree from St. Xavier University and a graduate degree from The Illinois School of Professional Psychology. She works with adolescents, adults and couples with the stress of life transitions, school and workplace struggles, relationship and identity issues, depression, anxiety,
and other mental and behavioral health concerns.

In therapy, Areta takes a holistic approach to achieve overall health and wellness. She believes mental health is just one part of the puzzle piece, so it’s important to take care of the mind, body, and spirit. Areta works with clients by meeting them where they are and helping them get to where they would like to be long term. Her goal is to help clients feel empowered, confident, and hopeful, and feeling like they can handle whatever life throws at them.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry

Education & Certifications

  • Schaumburg from Argosy University
  • from Saint Xavier University (Bachelor's)

Locations

Wheaton, IL
55 E Loop Road
Wheaton, IL 60189-1938
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