Dave Evans, MA, LCPC. Clinical Care Consultants Arlington Heights Psychotherapist

Dave Evans, MA, LCPC

 

Dave Evans, MA, LCPC, is considered an expert in mindfulness-based counseling, which promotes inner peace, acceptance and problem resolution. Using these mindful awareness practices, he helps his clients understand their endless human cycles of anger, fear, sadness, and feeling misunderstood. He integrates mental health and spirituality to address real-life situations. Dave’s psychotherapy abilities transcend age, as both teens and adults equally relate to him, while feeling safe and inspired to explore solutions to their problems. Similarly, Dave works well equally well with women and men.

Dave is extraordinarily dedicated in helping his clients develop and sustain wholeness and self-leadership in their lives and relationships. To that end, he provides a number of services for couples, including premarital counseling, marital enrichment, and stabilization of highly distressed marriages and other close relationships. In doing this work, he encourages his clients to explore family of origin issues, attachment trauma and related problems which affect relationships.

In individual therapy, Dave facilitates growth, awareness, and mastery over internal conflicts, anxiety, stress and self-regulation problems. He emphasizes the importance of understanding and acceptance of one’s inner emotional life, including patterns of thinking, mindful awareness, and how our brains and nervous systems affect our ability to handle stress and conflict.

Dave has extensive training and experience in couples and marital therapy. He has been trained in Gottman’s marriage/couples therapy methods, mindfulness-based psychotherapy, Interpersonal Neurobiology (Dr. Daniel Siegel), treatment for adult survivors of abuse and/or neglect and Non-Violent Communication (NVC). He is certified as a Parenting with Love and Logic training facilitator and use these principles of personal responsibility in all areas of relationship work.

Dave also is trained and supervised by Ross Rosenberg’s in his Self-Love Deficit Disorders and Codependency recovery (Human Magnet Syndrome) treatment methods.

Mindful Awareness skills and concepts have been integral parts of Dave’s clinical work for almost ten years. He is a seasoned expert in mindfulness based counseling methods. His mindfulness based work teaches his clients to become calmer and more engaged in the present moment. Working with their thought patterns and awareness of their minds’ activities can be instrumental in helping them change ineffective habits of relating to self and others. He has taught and led groups on meditation, mindful breathing, guided imagery, and relaxation techniques. He is available for meditation training and mindful education for groups.

At the request of his clients, Dave incorporates spirituality into his counseling work. He enjoys and is talented in helping clients explore and understand how spirituality can positively impact their problems, personal lives, and relationships.

DAVE’S SPECIALTIES:

Men’s Issues

Marital and Couples Counseling Blended Family Issues

Teen and Young Adult Challenges

Parenting Challenges

Spirituality Issues

Christian Counseling

Mindfulness Practice

Life Transitions

Anxiety and Depression

Trauma Resolution

Self-Love Deficit Disorder (SLDD)

Dave Evans, MA, LCPC

DavidE@ClinicalCareConsultants.com

www.ClinicalCareConsultants.com

(847) 749-0514

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