Ellen James, LSW

Ellen has her LSW and has completed her Master of Social Work at Aurora University. She is passionate about creating a supportive environment where her clients can feel safe to share and heal. She strives to help individuals gain more awareness about themselves, to work through their challenges, and to gain more confidence in their own abilities.

Ellen has experience working with adults with complex trauma, addictions, and co-occurring disorders. She enjoys using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, strengths-based, and mindfulness concepts in her therapy. She builds relationships with clients by using a client-centered approach and by using empathy and humor.

Ellen enjoys traveling, art, dancing, and spending time with her loved ones!

Ellen is currently accepting new clients at the St. Charles location. She can be reached at 847-854-4333 Ext. 3028 or ejames@owenscounseling.com.