Founder and President of Attention To Wellness LTD.
Dennis has over 16 years of experience in the counseling field helping people overcome their addictive disorders, Dennis has developed an effective, outpatient approach which helps people resolve their addiction issues. Addictions include substance use disorders to drugs and alcohol, or process addictions such as gambling, sex addiction, or compulsive shopping. He uses a combination of three types of therapies: Insight Oriented Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Internal Family Systems (IFS), as well as, CBT and DBT when appropriate. Dennis works with adults, adolescents, and couples and also see family members helping them find wellness, while they encourage their loved ones to enter treatment.
Audrey has worked with individuals, couples, and groups in private practice, community mental health, and residential treatment since 2006. She has been trained by Postpartum Support International and volunteer on their warmline, talking with women and families affected by maternal mental health issues. Audrey is currently honored to serve as Secretary of the Illinois Chapter of Postpartum Support International. She has been trained by the Gottman Institute to run their Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work and Bringing Baby Home workshops. She has a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from The Family Institute at Northwestern University. When not working, Audrey loves to spend time outdoors with her family.
James Ogle, LCSW, is a highly skilled therapist who works with adolescents, families, and couples. He has over 15 years of clinical work experience in various settings. James has a gift of being able to quickly identify effective behavioral strategies that resolve problems for adolescents in trouble, couples in conflict, and those struggling with depression, anxiety, and stress. James uses motivational therapies to help people with addictions, substance use problems, and anger management issues implement behavior change in order to stop struggling and get their lives back on track.
Rachel Meriwether is an LCSW psychotherapist specializing in Trauma-Informed Care. Using an eclectic treatment model she focuses on treating the whole person, considering the causes of trauma, and taking into account past trauma and the resulting coping mechanisms when attempting to understand behaviors and treat the patient. Rachel treats children, adolescents, adults, and seniors in individual, couples, family, and group therapy. Rachel’s core belief in her approach to patient care is to employ sincere and organic empathy with each individual and to always work with her patients to identify and bolster strengths. She considers it a true honor to be a step in a person’s journey from surviving to thriving.