Dipa Patel, MA, LPC

Dipa Patel is a Licensed Professional Counselor. Dipa received her Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in child and adolescent from Lewis University in 2016. Dipa has been a member of Psi Chi, The International Honor Society in Psychology, since November 2012 and is a member of Illinois Counseling Association since January 2017.

Dipa provides integrated therapeutic approach to meet the client’s clinical and personal goals. Dipa believes in working with her clients to identify their strengths, values, and culture to increase awareness of symptoms and symptom management in a safe environment. She accomplishes this through the encouragement of mindfulness and acceptance of emotions, behaviors, and thoughts. She also believes in providing collaborative care with clients’ support systems and providers to ensure skills learned in therapy are being utilized to increase life functioning.

Dipa has experience providing treatment in a wide range of settings including outpatient, inpatient hospitalization, school, home, and community. She has provided individual therapy, group therapy, and family therapy. Dipa provides services to all ages and to many clinical diagnoses including but not limited to nuerodevelopmental disorders, schizophrenia, psychosis, depressive disorders, and anxiety disorders.