Archive for the ‘Addictions’ Category

Cheri Spiczka, MA, LCPC. Clinical Care Consultants Arlington Heights Psychotherapist

Cheri Spiczka, MA, LCPC   Cheri Spiczka, MA, LCPC, specializes in teens, especially the younger ones. Her younger clients experience her as an ally in their quest to find an identity while individuating from their parents. Her teen specialties include gender and sexuality challenges, self-harm, depression, and suicidal ideations. She possesses a firm grasp of […]

Clinical Care Consultants. Counselors Who Care. Arlington Heights Buffalo Grove Palatine Inverness

Clinical Care Consultants Specialty Driven Counseling Our highly trained, experienced and competent counselors / psychotherapists provide the gamut of mental health services, which include individual therapy, marital / marriage therapy, couples therapy and relationship or family counseling services for all age groups. CCC only employs seasoned, confident and experienced clinicians – averaging 19 years in […]

Healthy Road To Recovery From Addiction by Ewa Florczak – Clinical Care Consultants, Arlington Heights and Inverness

Healthy Road To Recovery From Addiction by Ewa Florczak, MA, LCPC The road to recovery from addiction can be a challenging one, full of substantial obstacles along the way. An individual deciding to become sober must deal not only with physiological and mental withdrawals, but also overwhelming cravings and triggers. It is an uphill battle […]

How Art Can Heal by Cheri Spiczka – Clinical Care Consultants, Arlington Heights and Inverness

How Art Can Heal by Cheri Spiczka, MA, LCPC I have worked with adolescents and teens for over 14 years, and though I am there to guide them, I find they often have more to teach me. I have learned that as a direct result of being their own worst critics, they try to escape […]

She Drives a Mercedes, He Rides a Harley. Why We Are Attracted to Opposite Personalities Huff Post Blog

Featuring fresh takes and real-time analysis from HuffPost’s signature lineup of contributors Ross A. Rosenberg Professional trainer, Author and psychotherapist She Drives a Mercedes, He Rides a Harley.  The Human Magnet Syndrome Author of the book, The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us   She drives a Mercedes, he rides a […]

Codependency According to the Human Magnet Syndrome Explanation

From chapter 10 of the Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We Love People Who Hurt Us According to the human magnet explanation, codependents are “magnetically” attracted to emotional manipulators because of their opposite “magnetic polarity.” As the north pole of a magnet is always attracted to the south pole of another magnet, so will codependents always […]

Codependency, Don’t Dance. The Audio Version

  Ross Rosenberg, M.Ed., LCPC, CADC Psychotherapist & National Seminar Trainer Owner of Clinical Care Consultants Co-Owner of Advanced Clinical Trainers Author of the Human Magnet Syndrome                   

Expanding our Addictions Program – Introducing Brian Lengfelder

Expanding our Addictions Program Introducting Brian Lengfelder, LCPC, CAADC, MISAI, CCJP, MAC, ACRPS Brian Lengfelder has been in the addiction/mental health field for 20 years. He has worked the gamut of alcohol, drug and addiction programs from detoxification to outpatient after-care services. He has been a clinical supervisor, program manager and clinical director of substance abuse […]

Decoding Ariel Castro’s “Cold Blooded Sex Addict” Statement

Decoding Ariel Castro’s “Cold Blooded Sex Addict” Statement By ROBERT WEISS LCSW, CSAT-S   My last three blogs have been about sexual offending. Frankly, after completing the series I’d hoped to move on to lighter topics. Unfortunately, the recent situation in Ohio – Ariel Castro allegedly kidnapping and repeatedly raping and torturing three young women for more […]

Mancow Show – TV and Radio 5/2

I will be on the Mancow show on APril 18 to talk about sex and Internet addiction as well as my new book, The Human Magnet Syndrome: Why We We Love People Who Hurt Us. The show is broadcasted simulteneously on TV and radio.  For Chicago audiences it will be on My50 Chicago (WPWR).  It […]