Rachael Metzger, Clinical Intern

Rachael is a Clinical Intern, completing her Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Lewis University.


Rachael believes that the backbone of therapy is collaboration and understanding. She aims to foster a comfortable, welcoming, and judgement-free environment through open conversation and empathy. By utilizing positivity, honesty, and authenticity, she is committed to working with you to address, explore, and overthrow your problems. She is passionate about working with adolescents and adults with anxiety, depression, and trauma. She is also devoted to working with those with issues in relationships, self-confidence, and coping skills.


Rachael wants to help you regain balance and harmony in your life. She will support you throughout the entire journey of mental and emotional growth. Rachael recognizes the level of vulnerability that comes with seeking counseling, and she is dedicated to walking alongside you to reach a happier, healthier life.


Rachael enjoys cooking, discovering new music, traveling to warm places, and spending time with her two nephews.

You can reach Rachael directly at 847-854-4333 or by email at rmetzger@owenscounseling.com. Rachael is now accepting clients in Lake in the Hills and Schaumburg.